Ida Sand

Do You Hear Me? - Vinyl (incl. Download Code)

  • Format: Vinyl (erhältlich auch als CD )
  • Kat Nr.: ACTLP 9743-1
  • Barcode: 614427974310
  • VÖ. Deutschland: 28.05.2021
  • Genre: Swedish Jazz, Vocal Jazz, Jazz

Ida Sand, the queen of nordic soul-jazz, with a bright, cheerful, groving set of original songs performed by a true Swedish all-star band.

Vinyl € 18,99 (OP: € 22,00)

inkl. MwSt und ggf. zzgl. Versandkosten

In 2020, the authorities in Sweden tried to keep normal life going for as long as possible, but, even there, things were eventually brought to a halt by Corona. And like everywhere else, musicians were among the hardest-hit. "It felt somehow as if one of my limbs had been severed,” recalls Ida Sand. “I had a longing to sing, I was missing music so much." The Stockholm-based singer/pianist is a well-established artist with a strong and long-standing following in several countries across Europe, so her diary would normally have been full. The lack of work, it turned out, was having a similar effect on her long-term colleague, keyboardist/organist Jesper Nordenström. "One day he called me,” she recalls. “'Let's meet in my studio and let's just do something'. Okay, I said, I can try to bring some compositions. We asked some...


Ida Sand vocals, piano & wurlizer
Jesper Nordenström organ, keyboard & synths
Per Lindvall drums & percussion
Dan Berglund upright bass & Höfner bass
Ola Gustafsson acoustic & electric guitars

Anders Von Hofsten backup vocals
Goran Kajfeš trumpet
Per “Ruskträsk” Johansson saxophone
Mats Öberg harmonica (guest on “Waiting”)

Recorded by Jarkko Heiniö at Stureparken Studio, Stockholm, May 4 - 6 and June 10 - 12, 2020
Mixed by Pål Svenre at Unit 7
Mastering by Klaus Scheuermann

Produced by Ida Sand

Lacquer Disc Cutting by Sidney Claire Meyer at Emil Berliner Studios Berlin

Cover art by Petrus Wandrey © VG Bild-Kunst, 2021