THE GREAT SILVER BEAUTY BOX
This is a name, I have used for different crossover projects with groups consisting of both classically trained and improvising musicians. The setup and musicians can change but the musical idea is consistent in that I always try to find a common ground for the musicians, while at the same time expressing aspects of my soundworld.
GORM ASKJÆR SECRET SAFARI
Kasper Tranberg (trp), Christian Vuust (sax), GA (gt), Thomas Sejthen (b),
Morten Nottelman (drums)
A new group that which had its debut in the fall of 2016. Brand new compositions and
I am honored to be playing the music with a bunch of fantastic musicians. Among other things I am trying to use orchestral composition techniques in a small group setting.
former bands with me as leader & composer include:
GA (gt), Jesper Smalbro (b), Søren Mehlsen (dr) - guest: Michael Blake (sax)
Thomas Agergaard (sax/fl), Anders Banke (sax, cl), Alexander Kraglund (vl),
John Ehde (cello), GA (gt)
Jacob Danielsen (sax, cl), Ole Visby (cl), Jens Bang (trb), GA (b-gt), Eddi Jarl (dr)
LEADER & COMPOSER