Tretow, trumpet and vocal
well known Swedish New Orleans styled trumpet player Ragnar Tretow
has played with Storyville New Orleans Jazzband since 2002. With
his characteristic playing style inspired by Bunk Johnson,
Percy Humphrey og Punch Miller he is the sublime leader of the
blower group. And he is a wonderful vocalist too.
forceful New Orleans musician, true to the original style. The
master of the New Orleans trombone. From the powerfull, swinging
and strong express to the impressive and lyric. Supreme as the
emphasizing and syncoping element in the collective improvisation.
Inspired by the style of the New Orleans trombonists Louis Nelson
and Jim Robinson.
1998 the famous Swedish clarinet player Leif Sivertsson has joined
Storyville New Orleans Jazzband. With his beautiful, lyric and
very personal playing style he is a wonderful completion to the
homogeneousity of the blower group.
Hampus Cinthio, piano
New Orleans Jazzband in 1999, where he with his swingin and beautiful
sounding piano playing is placing his own basic style in the typical New
Orleans rhythm group. Is a well known name from the Swedish jazz scene
where he for many years was one of the leading figures in the famous band
Ahlner, drums and vocal
rooted in a number of well-known Swedish bands, among others Baskerville
Stompers, Lund's Jazzkapel and Louisiana Jazz Company. His playing style
is inspired by Baby Dodds and Joe Watkins, and he has guest performed
with among others Chris Barber, Ken Colyer and Wild Bill Davison. Thomas
Ahlner has been with Storyville New Orleans Jazzband since 2005.
||During his many years
as a New Orleans jazz musician Poul Schwaner has developed his style into
a sublime rhythmic balance and swinging inspiration in the rhythm group.
Has formerly played in the legendary Tishomingo Jazzband. His style is
inspired mainly by the the famous New Orleans banjo player Lawrence Marrero.
a wonderful dynamic, steady and swinging slap-bass. A very experienced
musician with a long career in many famous bands.
Has played many years with the Sammy Rimington Band. A unique
and inspiring basis in the very well playing and swinging rhythm-group.
by Sten Johnson - www.stentecknare.se)