New record release March 2010 as a pianoplayer
Martin Sjöstedt Quintet – Whereabouts
Connective Records proudly presents a masterful achievement by Martin Sjöstedt. Martin’s well known to the public as one of the hardest working bass player’s in Europe with collaborations with artists like Joe Lovano, Joey Calderazzo, Peter Erskine, Bobo Stenson, Viktoria Tolstoy, just to mention a few. He have a history of two records released as a band leader but what makes this release unique is that this record presents Martin Sjöstedt as an excellent piano player. Together with a well-selected ensemble from Germany, Sweden and Denmark he performs his own music reflecting his impressions from different parts of the world as Latin America, North America, Africa and Europe.
Axel Schlosser (trumpet), Karl-Martin Almkvist (tenor saxophone), Martin Sjöstedt (piano), Daniel Franck (bass), Johan Löfcrantz Ramsay (drums)
Listen to extracts from the record.