Jazz returns to Scandinavia House this summer with six Thursday evening performances from some of Scandinavia’s most talented young musicians, composers, and singers. Purchase a series pass to all six concerts for just $60 ($40 ASF Members). All concerts feature a pre-concert reception on the Scandinavia House terrace starting at 6 PM.
Klabbes Bank is a Swedish six-piece ensemble led keyboardist Klas-Henrik Hörngren. Founded in 2002 as a jazz band, the group’s sound has evolved into a blissful mix of rock, pop, electronica, jazz and free improvisational music.
About Klabbes Bank
In recent years, the Swedish six-piece ensemble Klabbes Bank has toured extensively throughout Scandinavia with appearances in Great Britain and Mexico, where Protect the Forest was re-released. The album also made it to numerous “Best Release of the Year” lists in 2012 as well as receiving Grammy, Jazzkatt and Mani- fest nominations. The group’s previous record, Je Suis La Mer, was named 2009s “Best Swedish Jazz Release” by Swedish dailies SvD and DN.
Klabbes Bank comprises Thomas Backman (alto sax, clarinet, flute), Pontus Hedström (alto sax, percussion), Kristoffer Alehed (trombone), Klas-Henrik Hörngren (synthesizer), Jacob Öhrvall (bass, synthesizer), and Martin Öhman (drums, electronics)
THURSDAYS—6-22 THROUGH 7-27-2017—7 PM
Pre-concert reception—6 PM
$15 ($10 ASF Members)
Series Pass $60 ($40 ASF Members)