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Sven Larsson

The Swedish bass trombone player Sven Larsson has recorded with Rolf Ericson, George Russell, Thad Jones, Lars Gullin, Arne Domnerus, Lars Samuelson, Georg Riedel, Bernt Rosengren, Putte Wickman, Monica Zetterlund, Gugge Hedrenius and many others. He participated in about 100 projects with the Swedish Radio Jazz Group 1970-1990

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”Larsson begins his solo by playing very lyrically and expressively before moving into a flurry of notes that span his entire range, a range that is quite impressive for a bass trombonist. From pedal notes to F5, and with superb flexibility, Larsson really gets around the horn throughout this CD.” Clarence Hines, ITA Journal Oct 2012 (review of “Tussilago”)
”Sven Larsson is a musical phenomenon. He is the bass trombonist who plays classical music as well as jazz, and who switches to tuba, tenor trombone, or digeridoo without missing a beat. As an invaluable member of the Swedish Radio Jazz Group, he has performed and recorded with international names such as George Russell, Thad Jones, and Carla Bley, as well as Swedish greats like Lars Gullin, Monika Zetterlund, and Lennart Åberg

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