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Niklas Barnö trumpet
Marcelo Gabard Pazos saxophones
Mats Äleklint trombone
Alexander Zethson piano
Joel Grip double bass
Magnus Vikberg drums
Je Suis! is back with a CD, Ça va?, and a LP, Ça va pas du tout!, after their hailed debut Mistluren 2011. Ça va? is a live recording from Jazzclub Fasching in Stockholm portraying the wide spectrum of personalities and free-jazz energies the band possesses. It include over 60 minutes of new repertoire and great interplay with focus on improvisation and swing – in the wide term of the word.
The LP Ça va pas du tout is a live recording from Umeå Jazz Festival 2013, presenting a free plunge off the jazz precipice putting in attention your very own deep rooted pit of inner urge.
The CD throws out a question from within, What’s going on? (Ça va?), and the LP answers outwardly: It is not going at all! (Ça va pas du tout!). Whether this is a inner dialogue from the bandleader himself or a perspective of on society today is left left to be unknown. In anyway, the music on each of these recordings is in full bloom and constitute the complete Je Suis! experience.
Ända in i Kaklet 9:13
Total 22:34 min
Onödig stress 10:00
Se och Hör 10:16
Total 20:17 min
All songs composed and arranged by Niklas Barnö.
Recorded at Umeå Jazz Festival 26 october 2013.