Scaniazz street concert 1978Scaniazz, street concert 1978. Paul Bocciolone Strandberg, Dan “Gisen” Malmquist, Jan Nilsson and Stefan Kärfve (…) view pictureScaniazz street concert 1978

Scaniazz c:a 1975Scaniazz c:a 1981. Hans Bendroth, Paul Bocciolone Strandberg and Arne Hojberg (…) view pictureScaniazz c:a 1975

Scaniazz c:a 1981Scaniazz c:a 1981. Hans Bendroth, Paul Bocciolone Strandberg and Arne Hojberg (…) view pictureScaniazz c:a 1981

Scaniazz in New Orleans, May 1982Scaniazz in New Orleans, May 1982. New Orleans Fair Grounds -discussion with the announcer before the concert at the Jazz & Heritage Festival. Paul Bocciolone Strandberg and Stefan Kärfve (…) view pictureScaniazz in New Orleans, May 1982

Jingle Bells at the MuseumIt’s time for the captain to put you on track to a MERRY CHRISTMAS! (…) view videoJingle Bells at the Museum

The Absalon Orchestra 1985The Absalon Orchestra 1985. Left to Right: Benny Trapp, Jan Nilsson, Sven Bjerstedt, Björn Ekman, Jonas Eilert, Michael Cinthio and Paul Bocciolone Strandberg (…) view pictureThe Absalon Orchestra 1985

Scaniazz Caterpillar campaign 1975Scaniazz at the beginning of the great Caterpillar campaign in Sweden 1975. This was an unforgettable tour. We visited 23 swedish towns during a couple of months in the spring (…) view pictureScaniazz Caterpillar campaign 1975

Scaniazz Jazzkvartett, 1980'sThe Jazz Quartet from Scaniazz 1980’s. Stefan Kärfve, Paul Bocciolone Strandberg, Björn Ekman and Jan Nilsson (…) view pictureScaniazz Jazzkvartett, 1980’s

Scaniazz, San Sebastian 1976Scaniazz, San Sebastian, Spain 1976. Hans Bendroth, Paul Bocciolone Strandberg and Björn Ekman (…) view pictureScaniazz, San Sebastian, Spain 1976

The Absalon Orchestra at the table 1987The Absalon Orchestra at the table in 1987. Left to Right: Benny Trapp, Nora Strandberg, Paul Bocciolone Strandberg, Jonas Eilert, Lars-Erik Ström, Sven Bjerstedt, Tore Eriksson, Anders Holmberg and Björn Ekman (…) view pictureThe Absalon Orchestra at the table 1987

Scaniazz Malmö 1973Scaniazz, Malmö 1973. Paul Bocciolone Strandberg, Ulf Björkbom, Povel Sörbris and Stefan Kärfve (…) view pictureScaniazz Malmö 1973

The Absalon Orchestra 1984The Absalon Orchestra 1984. For variation and to make a small band sound bigger we used plenty of reeds and I carried a whole batch of mutes (…) view pictureThe Absalon Orchestra 1984

Scaniazz in Holland 1977On tour in Holland in 1977 we took this photo (even if we did not go by train at the time). Stefan Kärfve, Tomas Örnberg, Björn Ekman, Agneta Engström, Hans Bendroth and Paul Bocciolone Strandberg (…) view pictureScaniazz in Holland 1977

Scaniazz i Belgien 1983Scaniazz i Belgien 1983. Tioårsjubilerande Scaniazz hylas med tårta (…) view articleScaniazz i Belgien 1983

Scaniazz med buss 1976Scaniazz med buss 1976 (…) view articleScaniazz med buss 1976

Malmöband till New OrleansSweet memories! Scaniazz från Malmö – första svenska tradjazzband som fått inbjudan till New Orleans Jazzfestival (…) view articleMalmöband till New Orleans. Sweet memories! Scaniazz från Malmö – första svenska tradjazzband som fått inbjudan till New Orleans Jazzfestival

Scaniazz från 1975Scaniazz i replokalen på Gamla Väster, Malmö (…) view articleArtikel: “Scaniazz från 1975, då framgångarna i utlandet började”

remembering_front 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