For The Absalon Orchestra I wrote arrangements with the purpose to make a small band sound bigger and also cover a wider scope of music. With our version of hot dance music we had success at private parties and company inaugurations as well as in jazz clubs in Sweden and Germany. The band was selected to represent our home town Malmö at a fair in Florence, Italy.
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The Absalon Orchestra Recordings
Cd “Remembering” review in French jazz journal Jazz Dixie Swing (…) view articleCd “Remembering” review in French jazz journal Jazz Dixie Swing
I’m proud to present a new double-CD in co-operation with jazzarkivet. The production is a retrospective collection of recordings and presents two of my most successful bands, Scaniazz (CD 1) and The Absalon Orchestra (CD 2), covering the period from 1975 until 1988 (…) continue readingRemembering CD
Om man frågar Paul Strandberg som är The Absalon Orchestra’s kapellmästare (eller vi kanske istället borde säga bandleader) om en kort redogörelse för orkesterns policy, så svarar han med ett elegant fempunkts-program (…) continue readingThe Absalon Orchestra MC