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GORM ASKJÆR

MOST RECENT PROJECTS

LYDBREVE / FORBRÆNDTE CORONABILLEDER

Works commissioned by the ensemble Lydenskab for a project working with stories of relations and isolation during the covid-19 pandemic of 2020. Includes fifteen short pieces for flute, violin and cello - and five songs for small chamber ensemble featuring singers Bjørn Fjæstad (Baal, Rytteriet) and Katinka Fogh Vindelev (We Like We). The songs were composed over poetic texts by Ursula Andkjær Olsen and with video presentation by Tine Reingaard. More info

ALBUM AND EP RELEASED

Gorm Askjær Trio: "Blodmånen og dig" was released in May 2020 on Jaeger Community Music and is available on all streaming platforms, as well as the EP 'En Særlig Gåtur I Parken" with two bonus tracks from the same recording session.


To celebrate the release we made a series of alternative versions of the compositions from the album, played by the trio members and other artists from the Jaeger Community Music family. Watch the first here and follow all Blodmånen Sessions at my facebook page

The beautiful red vinyl can be purchased HERE

Gorm Askjær Trio is:

GA (guitar), Jens Mikkel Madsen (bass), Thomas Eiler (drums)

Recorded by Anders Ørbæk. Mastering by Emil Thomsen. Artwork made by Simon Eskildsen.

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NEWS

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Friday, Jan 15 2021

Interview and background regarding Lydbreve/Forbrændte Coronabilleder in Danish Radio today. The program is Puls on DR P2 and is a really nice overview of the project and excerpts from the music. Listen HERE (in Danish) from 01:14:08-01:30:35

Thursday, Jan 14 2021

We have now released all five songs in the Lydbreve/Forbrændte Coronabilleder project. What a joy to work with so many talented people. Read more about the project HERE

Wednesday, Dec 23 2020

It is time! We have now released the first of the videos from the Lydenskab project ‘Lydbreve’. The song is called ‘Forbrændte Coronabilleder’. Four more songs to come. Take care out there, merry christmas everyone - and follow the development on my artist facebook page.

Wednesday, Dec 16 2020

Working on the final mixing and mastering of the songs from Lydbreve with Lydenskab and singers Bjørn Fjæstad and Katinka Fogh Vindelev. Can’t wait to share this with the world.

Wednesday, Dec 9 2020

Happy and honoured to find our trio release ‘Blodmånen Og Dig’ on the JazzNyt- list of the 10 best Danish releases in 2020. Link to Jazznyt (in Danish)

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