Son of the world famous composer and trumpet player, Jens Winther, the Award Winning young piano player Carl Winther has toured with capacities such as Billy Hart, Jerry Bergonzi, Bill Evans, Daniel Humiar, Adam Nussbaum, James Genus, Till Broenner, Markus Strickland, Dick Oats, Dejan Terzic, Eliel Lazlo, Moussa Diallo, Mads Vinding, Hugo Rasmussen, Mikkel Nords, Al Campos, Tomas Franck, Doug Raney, Frederik Kronkvist, Afonso Corea.
Winther leads 3 orchestras:
CARL WINTHER QUARTET feat. JERRY BERGONZI/ TOMAS FRANCK
CARL WINTHER TRIO
CARL WINTHER & THE GRAND BEAT feat. YULIESKY GONZALEZ
In 2011 he won two awards for his compositions:
The 32nd Getxo Jazz Competition (Spain)
DPAs 1st Prize for best young Jazz Composer (Denmark)
His performance is breathtaking and virtuous. He has a fluent ability to improvise and at the same time his compositions are precise and extravagant.