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Thomas Clausen

NB: Go to the bottom to “Thomas Visits” to find a number of direct links to various music videos with Thomas.

PIANIST - BAND LEADER - COMPOSER - ARRANGER

AT A HIGH LEVEL
(Politiken about Thomas Clausen Trio: “BACK TO BASICS“, the newest CD release. Read this review under Press Quotes below)

A BEAUTIFUL COMBINATION OF ELEGANCE AND DEVIL-MAY-CARE SOUND
(Politiken about the Thomas Clausen Brazil Trio)

CHOSEN BY THE ROYAL DANISH CONSULATE TO REPRESENT DENMARK IN NEW YORK
(www.danishwave.org)

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Boris Rabinowitsch in “Politiken” April 30, 2007:

AT A HIGH LEVEL

Thomas Clausen Trio: BACK TO BASICS
(Stunt Records, STUCD 07062)

Receives 5 hearts out of 6

As is the case with other leading European pianists, Thomas Clausen would not mind to acknowledge the great importance of which especially Bill Evans has been to him. However, what is also remarkable is the high extent to which Clausen has intensified the personal expression of his playing. This has not been all cost free. There was a transitional period where his playing, at that time mainly based on chords, could seem too uptight.

The way it comes out on his new CD, however, the music is again delicately balanced with lines of single notes

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