Nils Landgren

Live In Montreux - CD

  • Format: CD
  • Cat No.: ACT 9265-2
  • Barcode: 6 14427 92652 4
  • German Release: 01/09/1998
  • Genre: Swedish Jazz
Only digitally available

There are certain magic moments . . . The musicians go on stage, count off the first number, and all at once there is that special feeling of excitement in the room that turns a concert evening into an unforgettable experience. Thanks to the intelligence of an experienced producer who had the foresight to turn the tape machine on and then just let it run, this fleeting moment of impulsive, fresh jazz and funk has been captured for our permanent pleasure. Siegfried Loch said of his newest surprise package that, "We had no intention of making a CD from this recording, but the concert was so unbelievable good that we had no other choice." Added Claude Nobs: " There was ABSOLUTE FUNK in the house tonight. "Since 1983, while working in various jazz-rock formations, the Swedish trombonist Nils Landgren has dedicated himse...

line up

Nils Landgren - trombone & vocals
Per Ruskträsk Johansson - alto & soprano saxophones
Esbjörn Svensson - fender rhodes
Henrik Janson - guitar
Magnum Coltrane Price - el. bass & vocal
Jan Robertsson - drums

Recording Information

Recorded by Manu Guiot at the Miles Davis Hall in Montreux on 24 Track Sony-Digital PCM 3324A on July 17, 1998
Mixed by Jan Ugand at Stocksund Recording
24 Bits Mastering by Peter Dahl at Cutting Room Stockholm
Produced by Siegfried Loch