Reflecting Time (feat. Aaron Goldberg, Reuben Rogers & Gregory Hutchinson) Fredrik Kronkvist
- 1Meltdown Blues (Grew's Brew)05:56
- 5Straight to the Point05:03
- 6In a Sentimental Mood06:10
- 7Stay All the Way06:43
- 8Right Here Right Now07:02
Info for Reflecting Time (feat. Aaron Goldberg, Reuben Rogers & Gregory Hutchinson)
Following the success of the album New York Elements with this international supergroup comes the follow up with exuberant joy and interactions in the seven original compositions and a new arrangement of a timeless classic.
Fredrik Kronkvist delivers this lively, communicative, urban jazz mixed with blues saturated Nordic sounds in cooperation with some of the world’s most sought after jazz musicians from the New York scene.
The last album New York Elements entered the list Album of the Year 2012 in the prestigious Downbeat Magazine and received top reviews in for example Jazz Times & Jazz Special. The first record was recorded in New York and this album was recorded in Copenhagen after a tour in Sweden and Denmark. Fully charged with energy from the audience at Fasching in Stockholm, Palladium in Malmö, Montmartre in Copenhagen and other places, the band went into the studio and recorded in one day the new album Reflecting Time.
Fredrik is leading his own bands where he presents groups consisting of musicians from the vanguard of today ́s jazz scene like Aaron Goldberg, Jason Marsalis, Antonio Sanchez, Reuben Rogers, Gregory Hutchinson, Marcus Strickland, Eliel Lazo and musicians from the Swedish front line like Martin Sjöstedt. Fredrik is also a member of the prestigious Stockholm Jazz Orchestra. Kronkvist’s strong, creative spirit combined with a profound knowledge of the instrument and jazz has made him into one of Sweden’s international jazz stars.
Fredrik Kronkvist, alto saxophone
Aaron Goldberg, piano
Reuben Rogers, bass
Gregory Hutchinson, drums
The powerful and soulful altoman Fredrik Kronkvist is considered one of Europe’s finest alto saxophonists and takes charge whenever he is in the spotlight.
Fredrik is an award-winning saxophonist and he has several albums out as a leader.
Both his writing and improvisational skills are on display when he gives the audience his experience in drawing the heat from a tune with his big sound.
He is leading his own band where he presents a quartet, consisting of musicians from the vanguard of today´s jazz scene.
His strong, creative spirit combined with a profound knowledge of the instrument and jazz has made him into one of Sweden’s international jazz stars.
2016. Fredrik Kronkvist was Nominated for a Swedish Grammy 2016 for the album MONK VIBES feat. Jason Marsalis, Reuben Rogers & Gregory Hutchinson! Touring Europe with the Monk Vibes album. Touring Europe with and Records Fredrik Kronkvist AFRO CUBAN SUPREME feat. Jason Marsalis, Eliel Lazo & Miriam Aïda.
2015. Releases MONK VIBES feat. Jason Marsalis, Reuben Rogers and Gregory Hutchinson. European releasetour and great reviews in the Nordic press. European tour and recording with Martin Sjöstedt, Ameen Saleem & Gregory Hutchinson.
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