Uncovering the Scenious

Uncovering the Scenious

Uncovering the Scenious
14: Mark Solborg - ILK music, TUNGEMÅL and three dimensional guitar language
Dec 21, 2020 1 hr 14 min

14: Mark Solborg - ILK music, TUNGEMÅL and three dimensional guitar language

Mark Solborg joins us to speak about the beginnings of the Copenhagen label collective "ILK Music"; about what it means to have a label that grants you all the freedom; and about his latest release: TUNGEMÅL. A project that consists of two books and 3 CDs worth of music, TUNGEMÅL offers not only a musical world and illustrations, but also poetic and analytical reflections. (picture by Peter Ganushkin)
13: IKI - challenging yourself, collectively
Dec 02, 2020 51 min

13: IKI - challenging yourself, collectively

Randi Pontoppidan, Guro Tveitnes and Johanna Sulkunen visit us to speak about 11 years of the outstanding vocal group that is IKI. From making pure vocal improvisations to seizing the moment and collaborating with specific instrumentalists, mask makers, dancers or food to explore all senses, IKI went through an exciting journey with lots of fun stories to share.
12: Qarin Wikström - How far can you get with tripple up?
Oct 16, 2020 1 hr 7 min

12: Qarin Wikström - How far can you get with tripple up?

We are joined by composer/creator and singer Qarin Wikström. Qarin has worked on a big variety of projects; ranging from 'Shitney' to 'Sekten' to 'Kostcirkeln' to theater work, and, recently, her outstanding solo album 'Up up Up'. We speak about the difference of working and composing in collaboration vs. working all alone, on using electronics to enhance sound possibilities, and releasing music in a multitude of formats.
11: Peter Bruun - magical rhythms and magical mirrors
Oct 04, 2020 1 hr 5 min

11: Peter Bruun - magical rhythms and magical mirrors

Peter Bruun, the fantastic drummer and composer, joins us to speak about his new album: 'all too human - because you're worth it'. Peter explains what rhythmical concepts are behind the pieces on this LP, but also how they transformed his idea of composing nowadays. We also speak about how long this project was in the making, how much effort Peter and his band 'all too human' put into it and how the very special vinyl release with the magical mirror came into being.
10: Asger Thomsen - preparing your bass for the future of live streaming
Sep 11, 2020 56 min

10: Asger Thomsen - preparing your bass for the future of live streaming

Asger Thomsen joins us! He is a prolific Bassist that plays all sort of improvised music and has developed a fascinating sound on his instrument with various preparations. We speak about his music; his entrance to the CPH scene; his various records; how 'new' and useful recordings can be; and the potential future of live streaming concerts.
9: POST SCRIPTUM: Sylvie Courvoisier - beginnings of the mistress
Sep 07, 2020 59 min

9: POST SCRIPTUM: Sylvie Courvoisier - beginnings of the mistress

Sylvie Courvoisier is a master Swiss pianist based in NYC. This is a recording from a talk I had with her before the concert she gave during Freedom Music Festival vol. 3 in Copenhagen in 2017. We talk about how it all begun. Very inspiring! Furthermore this episode includes 3 never before published improvised pieces from the concert she gave during the festival!!! WOW! POST SCRIPTUM is a side segment on Uncovering the Scenious bringing you artist talks, conversations and unreleased recordings from the Angels of music. It is delivered to you by Tomo Jacobson.
8: Halym Kim & Storm D'Angelo - Tell me, why did I like Mondays?
Jul 31, 2020 51 min

8: Halym Kim & Storm D'Angelo - Tell me, why did I like Mondays?

In this episode we talk with drummer, composer, bandleader and creator of the mondayband, Halym Kim; and saxophonist, composer, bandleader and co-leader of the mondayband, Storm D'Angelo. We chat about the band, about music, about the Copenhagen scene and how it welcomed these two young artists. Mandagsklubben is now unfortunately closed and with it, the mondayband disappeared. But this episode was recorded while it was still going strong and seemed like an immovable object and part of the Copenhagen scene.
7: T.S. Høeg - The Outertainer
Jul 13, 2020 1 hr 42 min

7: T.S. Høeg - The Outertainer

In this episode we talk with T.S Høeg: a multi instrumentalist, composer, writer and story teller. This episode covers great stories such as why the punk scene wanted him dead; what games he plays with Kresten Osgood and friends; how the Copenhagen scene developed and evolved over the years.
6: POST SCRIPTUM: William Parker & Hamid Drake - becoming nothing we become everything
May 29, 2020 47 min

6: POST SCRIPTUM: William Parker & Hamid Drake - becoming nothing we become everything

William Parker & Hamid Drake are two true legends from the Lower East Side, NYC & Chicago scenes respectively. This is a recording from the artist talk they gave during Freedom Music Festival vol. 3 in Copenhagen in 2017. POST SCRIPTUM is a side segment on Uncovering the Scenious bringing you artist talks, conversations and unreleased recordings from the Angels of music. It is delivered to you by Tomo Jacobson.
5: Tomasz Dąbrowski - Febuary 2020 mandagsklubben residency
Feb 24, 2020 1 hr 9 min

5: Tomasz Dąbrowski - Febuary 2020 mandagsklubben residency

Tomasz Dąbrowski is a polish trumpet player, composer and improviser who have been living in Denmark and Sweden for many years and is a big part of the copenhagen scene. We talk about the classic debate of craftsmanshipvs artistry, the importance of playing solo, his time at the mandagsklubben this month and much more.