Carl Winther Trio
Carl Winther – piano, composer
Joel Illerhag – bass, Johan Kolsut – drums
Carl Winther Trio, introduces one of the most talented young pianist ever to emerge from the Scandinavian Jazzscene. Up-and-Coming, 25-year-old Carl Winther has cut his teeth on jamsessions in his hometown Copenhagen in Denmark, a town known for its love for jazz with international stars performing on regular basis.
Despite his young age, Carl Winther, has a mature way of making music where he takes his time to tell his story. With a dazzling technique and a beautiful touch he can handle an impressing palette of emotional moods. He is from a musical family and has gotten his education both streetwise through jamsessions and gigs and also academic at the Rhythmic Music Conservatory in Copenhagen.
His style reminiscence of contemporary pianists as McCoy Tyner, Kenny Kirkland, Chick Corea, Keith Jarrett, Bill Evans, Wynton Kelly ao. But most important, he got his own, both in playing and composing.