DK 2100 Copenhagen Ø
tel. (45) 31 38 92 20
born1959 in Copenhagen
I am: Reasonably human, musician, father, poetic improviser, sound manipulator, artist with capital A. I have: Composed and played music since 1976. Mostly I have presented my work in group connections, solo performance, mostly in connection with dance/performance projects or SKRÆP.
No Knox 77-85: A punk band, which over time devloped into a so called experimental orchestra, for instance, there was improvisation, programe music, world music.
With: Niels Thomsen, Vagn E. Olsson.
Tapehead 80-84: Program music orchestra with T.S.Høeg as leader. Developed to become the first Big Band of the underground in the eighties.
Constituted of members from: No Knox, Cockpit Music, Sort Sol.
Cyklon anti Cyklon 80-92: Concept group with T.Ortved (Sort Sol). Concepts: rock orchestra, gallery sound tapestry/live, record releasing, performance groups tapes/live, dance groups tapes/live, sound and music tracks for tv/film/video.
Guests: T.Martens, M.Hall, and many others.
Pianna Bar 85-92: Jazz-pop orchestra with roots in the fifties and nineties. Members: J.P.Dahl (Peter og Fuglen), S.Tarding (Cockpit Music), X.Foss (T.V.Pop)
Persuaders 91- : An orchestra which searches all compositional corners in the music, taking its departure with instrumentation: Vocals, guitar, clarinet, cello, percussion.
Members: N. Nørlund and S. Hamarlund (Both from "Trains and Boats and Planes").
"Billedstofteater" : 83 "Zoner" Avignon with "Sort Sol".
85 "Sirener" Østerbro swimming pool with X.Foss and T.S.Høeg.
"Hotel Pro Forma": 86 "Terra Australis Incognitas" Budapest "CaC" with Hungarian musicians.
87 "Et Syn" in the National Museum with "CaC" as duo."
Per Flink Basse/Leise Dich Abrahamsen" : 88 "Wernicé
og Brocca": Pieces for 8 vocals, 8 wind instruments, 8 percussion players.
"La Plaque Tournante" 88-92 .
12 first performances in 12 European towns.
Live-music, choreography, video (pre-recorded and live), design and sound design. Idea: Mark Tompkins, Jean-Louis Badet. The performances are individually designed for performance place/town, each with its own mythology.
Example: June 91 Sophienholm garden, "Power of Fate". "Ole Bjerre co/Skrue"
90: "Kaleidoskop" performed in Københavneren. Tape-recorded composition made in collaboration with Jill P. Dahl. 90. "Hello Flowers" "U-matic". One musician and one dancer.
Some of those who cannot be named on account of lack of space: P. Brötzmann, Honey Ponys, Søren Ulrik Thomsen, Tzarina Q Cut, Peter Friis Nielsen, Global Guaranty Orch., Knud Odde, Ads, Peter Bonde, 18th Dye, Nino Orio, Before, Claus Carstensen, Clinch, Søren H. LUV U ALL.
Pære Punk 1979
Cyklon anti Cyklon 1980
Live at Gallery 14K 1981
Nosferatu Festival 1982
Live at home in Room No.1 1982
Complication - a Danish compilation 1984
Et syn 1987
CAC IAOTF No.6 1987
Blood On the Tracks 1988
Blinde vinkler 1989
Mad Junior 1991
Member of SKRÆP 1991.