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Dyberg, Mia Trio (w / Thomsen / Forchhammer): Timestretch (Clean Feed)

Danish alto saxophonist Mia Dyberg's Trio with drummer Simon Forchhammer and Norwegian double bassist living in Denmark, Asger Thomsen, following their 2018 William S. Burroughs-inspired Clean Feed release with a solid collection of original compostions and solo improvisations from Dyberg; a well-balanced and diverse set of creative jazz expression.
 

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Mia Dyberg-alto saxophone

Asger Thomsen-double bass

Simon Forchhammer-drums


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UPC: 5609063006452

Label: Clean Feed
Catalog ID: CF645CD
Squidco Product Code: 34152

Format: CD
Condition: New
Released: 2023
Country: Portugal
Packaging: Cardboard Gatefold
Recorded in Copenhagen, Denmark, in June and October, 2022, by Jens Benz.

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Danish alto saxophonist Mia Dyberg's Trio with drummer Simon Forchhammer and Norwegian double bassist living in Denmark, Asger Thomsen, following their 2018 William S. Burroughs-inspired Clean Feed release with a solid collection of original compostions and solo improvisations from Dyberg; a well-balanced and diverse set of creative jazz expression.

Artist Biographies

"Mia Dyberg (b, 1986) is a Danish saxophonist, improviser and composer currently residing in Berlin, Germany, where she works as a freelance musician. Performing with improv-musicians such as Clayton Thomas, Dag Magnus Narvesen, Casey Moir and Tobias Delius.

Her ability to combine sound experiments with melancholy in a unique melodic expression, makes her one of the new exciting voices on the European jazz scene. She is active project leader & co-founder of the international improvisers collective The Community.

Mia is a part of the Copenhagen jazz/improv. scene and holds a Master Diploma in Music '2015 from the Conservatory of Copenhagen. She grew up in the Swedish archipelago and her both wild and impressionistic music is often affected by grand nature. But there is also a pulse of the city.

The last couple of years she has made roots on the international scene as a leader of projects as: Mia Dyberg Trio, Dyberg 4 Ra, Kovacs & Dyberg, Christian Balvig/Mia Dyberg feat. Clayton Thomas[AU] in Germany, Sweden, Poland, and Egypt. She also participates in different ad hoc projects for example in New York, Berlin and Stockholm with musicians as Herb Robertson[US], Niklas Barnö [SE] Oscar Noriega[US] og Michael Evans[US].

Mia Dyberg is co-founder and active project leader in the international improvisers collective The Community, which is an organisation, creating and expanding relations between improvising musicians worldwide - by producing events with interaction as the driving force."

-Mia Dyberg Website (http://www.miadyberg.com/about/)
2/21/2024

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"Asger Thomsen is a Musician and composer living in Copenhagen, Denmark. He is primarily working as a double bass player in the field of improvised music with and without notated material. With a physical, detail-oriented approach and a rich palette of sounds - often with the use of unconventional/extended techniques - he is aiming for contrasts and dynamic forward motion in the music. Thomsen has established himself as a strong improvisor in the Copenhagen scene and can be heard in many different contexts spanning from alternative pop to free/experimental jazz and avant-garde. Leading or co-leading projects such as Den Polyvalente Hjelm, Magpie and Konkyhlie.

Educated at Syddansk Musikkonservatorium, Esbjerg (Bachelor) and Rythmic Music Conservatory in Copenhagen (Music Performance, Master Degree).
 Studied with Søren Kjærgaard, Thommy Andersson, Adam Pultz Melbye, Torben Snekkestad, Jacob Anderskov, Mazen Kerbaj, and many others.
 Toured in Denmark, Germany, Poland, Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, and USA."

-Asger Thomsen Website (http://www.asgerthomsen.com/about/)
2/21/2024

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"Simon Forchhammer is a Danish drummer, known for the groups Alawari. He is a member of alto saxophonist Mia Dyberg's Trio."

-Discogs (https://www.discogs.com/artist/8195102-Simon-Forchhammer)
2/21/2024

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Track Listing:



1. Mullet 4:09

2. Timestretch 8:10

3. Angular Acceleration 5:45

4. Bittersod 4:16

5. How Do We Decrease Oppression? 4:14

6. Voldsomt Ritardando 5:22

7. Dedication To Victims Of War 3:04

8. Impro 1 2:52

9. Torque 0:42

10. Tidsklofte 0:14

11. Impro 3 1:04

12. Nunc Stans 2:58

13. Whenwill It Turn Into? 0:09

14. Solidarity 0:19

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Clean Feed
Improvised Music
Jazz
Free Improvisation
European Improvisation, Composition and Experimental Forms
Trio Recordings
Solo Artist Recordings
New in Improvised Music

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