Storyville Records

Tranberg, Kasper

 

Jazz trumpet player, cornetist and composer, born in 1971. Studies at both the Royal Danish Conservatory (1986-1989) and at Berkeley College of Music (1990-1992). Claims to be "basically a jazz nutcase" and is heavily influenced by Miles Davis' late-'60s music.

Recordings

Kasper Tranberg: Yakuza Zhuffle

The musicians in Yakuza Zhuffle are well known on the contemporay Danish jazz circuit, cropping up almost weekly in various constellations at venues all round the capital. Fresh exciting jazz from a younger generation of up and coming players who are not afraid to experiment. Refreshingly inventive and of a high musical competence.