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Lina Nyberg

In September 2011 the Swedish composer and jazz singer Lina Nyberg and her band released a new CD ‐ PALAVER (Moserobie Records). The music is a blend of influences from Brazilian Tropicalia, European Free form, modern classical composers, the American songbook and old school jazz. Her odd and poetic lyrics has a comical twist as well as a drastic significance inspired by dreams and real life. In this particular project every song is named after a person that has meant a lot to her, friends, musicians, authors, relatives ” Get to know; Aliisa, Claude, Caetano, Paul and the others. In March 2011 Lina Nyberg was awarded the prestigious Jazzmusician of the Year‐prize by the Swedish Radio and in October 2011 she was the Guest of Honour at the Umeå International Jazz Festival

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°ALL ABOUT JAZZ: April Jazz Festival in Espoo Finland in april 2010 “… one should expect innovation and experimentation from her, and this she supplied in quantity with an evening of her own quirky compositions and banter. Her polished, witty style is matched by her well balanced quartet featuring the male powerhouse of Josef Kellerdahl and Peter Danemo on bass and drums, and the equally quirky, delicate piano work of Cecilia Persson. Nyberg's writing style is something of a cross between glee club and post punk songstress, described elsewhere as “avant cabaret jazz.”…” ANTHONY SHAW ALL ABOUT JAZZ

°ORKESTERJOURNALEN ” Nyberg has an enormous presence on stage

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Vocalist

Willing to teach

Advanced students only.

Credentials/Background

Lina Nyberg has teacher advanced students since 1998 in jazz ensemble, improvisation and vocal interpretation and technique.

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