It features two generations of Norwegian jazz musicians with bassist Bjørnar Andresen acting as the bridge between Finnerud and young drummer extraordinaire Paal Nilssen-Love. The bassist is featured in duets with both, plus a trio piece. The Andresen/Finnerud cut, "Den Andre," offers a reflection on the state of jazz, as it is strongly rooted in tradition yet stretches far into the left field of improvisation.
Profile: Norwegian jazz bassist, born 1 April 1945, died 2 October 2004. Bjørnar Andresen - Life Is A Beautiful Monster (CD, Album).
The album Egne hoder by Bjørnar Andresen/Paal Nilssen-Love (BP Records, 2000) has multiple inputs from, and dedications to, Finnerud. Furthermore, you will find the composition Ida Lupino, by the American composer Carla Bley on the Turning pages: Jazz in Norway 1960-70 (Norsk jazzarkiv, 2001). Graphic works to M/S Royal Viking, MS Kong Olav, Deichmanske bibliotek and Oregon State University. Rolf Stensersen's Grant 1972. La coppa d'argento fra Ist. di San Paolo, Torino 1972.
Bjørnar Andresen (1 April 1945 – 2 October 2004) was a Norwegian jazz musician (double bass, guitar, banjo), known for his improvisational and multicultural musical expression in a variety of publications. YouTube Encyclopedic. His last appearance in the spring of 2004, can be heard on the album Rock (2005) within Thomas Strønen's band "Bayashi". On the occasion of his tribute concert at the jazz club "Cosmopolite" in Oslo (2001) there was established a "Crimetime Orchestra" (2001), that Andresen led to posthumous release Life is a beautiful monster (2004). Paal Nilssen-Love/Ken Vandermark's album Seven (2006) recorded 1 April 2005 at the jazz club "Blå" in Oslo, was dedicated Andresen's 60'th birthday. Discography (in selection). 1986: Nils Økland/Bjørnar Andresen (Hot Club Records). 2000: Egne Hoder (BP Records), with Svein Finnerud & Paal Nilssen-Love.
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Bjørnar Andresen: listen and download Ingebrigt Håker Flaten Quintet - George (For George Russel & Bjørnar Andresen), Bjørnar Andresen, Jon Eberson, Paal Nilssen-Love - Blue Grass, Bjørnar Andresen, Jon Eberson, Paal Nilssen-Love - Funny You Should Mention It, Bjørnar Andresen, Jon Eberson, Paal Nilssen-Love - Irresistible Desire & more. Bjørnar Andresen, Jon Larsen, Arvid Gangsø, Skinn & Bein - Knaus III 15:05 Knaus.
01. I Cried a Million Tears Last Night 02. Invocation 03. Champagne of Course 04. Ved Sørevatn 05. Nøtteliten 06. Strange Beauty.
Bass – Bjørnar Andresen. Design, Photography By – Kjell Bjørgeengen. Design – Rune Mortensen. Drums – Espen Rud. Engineer – Egil Eide. Guitar, Soprano Saxophone – Terje Rypdal. Min Bul (LP, Album). Min Bul. Min Bul (CD, Album, RE, Dig).