Jazz festival | Red Gazelle Trio

Tuesday 13. Jul 2021
kl. 17:00

Every single summer since 1979 Copenhagen Jazz Festival has been taking over Copenhagen as one of Europe’s most important international music events based on eminent artistic quality and a sharp focus on new departures in both Danish and international jazz. As usual, BAR50 is a part of this fantastic festival. 

Experience a cozy afternoon jazz at 5 pm, with the danish band Red Gazelle Trio.
The concert cost 100 kr. per person, including a glass of beer, wine or bubbles after your choice.
NB! There's a limited number of seats, so remember to secure your spot and book your seat in advance! Write us at rec@cphhostel.dk with your name and the number of guests attending the event.

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Red Gazelle is a jazz trio based in Copenhagen with Kristoffer Vejslev, Peter Price and Simon Forchhammer. The music, which for the most part is original compositions created by Vejslev combines cinematic melodicism with complex harmonies and rhythms to create a strong dynamic of tension and release. The group draws inspiration from the modern Nordic jazz scene of their hometown while still keeping a keen ear to the latest movements in jazz happening across the Atlantic.
Experience the trio and their music from the upcoming album
In The Midst Of It All, which is a mix of melancholic poetry & enticing grooves. The music shifts from ear-catching tunes with animated solos to dreamy collective improvisations on Red Gazelle Trio’s atmospheric new album.
On Red Gazelle Trio’s new album, the listener journeys through floating poetic jazz and enticing grooves. Binding the album together is an emphasis on captivating melodies which is always a point of departure for the music. Kristoffer Vejslev describes the process as follows: "We often start with a melodic idea, which we develop together, in order to ensure that all musicians get to color the music regardless of who brought the initial piece”.

Kristoffer Vejslev, guitarist and composer - graduated from the Conservatory in Amsterdam (CvA). His Amsterdam based group Vulture Forest has released two
albums, Some Things Stay Broken and Vulture Forest, that has been well received at home and abroad.
Peter Price, bass and composer - graduated from the Danish National Academy of Music. Has released albums among others with Bjørnsson / Mørck (read reviews) and Malte Dueholm Trio.
Simon Forchhammer, drums - graduated from the Rhythmic Music Conservatory in Copenhagen. Associated acts: ALAWARI (Winner of Ungjazz 2017 competition for
young Danish jazz acts ), Hein Westgaard Trio (Currently in the Norwegian competition Jazzintro finals, 2020), Asger Thomsen's Autolysis, etc.

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