Sveriges Jazztävling – 2008

This CD is recorded during the final of Sveriges Jazztävling 2008, a Swedish national competition for jazz bands, arranged by Föreningen Tradjazzens Vänner (Stockholm), Föreningen Classic Jazz (Gothenburg), Föreningen Jazz på Österlen (Simrishamn).

The three finalists are represented with five tunes each, the other bands being Mirja Lakso Quintet and Bengt Söderberg sextett.

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Personel: Ulf Dreber soprano saxophone, Kaj Sifwert trombone, Jacob Ullberger guitar and banjo, Alf Sjöblom double bass and Martin Ljungberg washboard and vocals.

3. Blues for Bechet
5. Hummin’ to Myself
8. Just One of Those Things
11. Emaline
14. Värmlandsvisan

Producer: Föreningen Classic Jazz Göteborg
Mixing: Rolf Hilton, Big Petterson, Stig Erixon
Cover design: Ulf Svenningson
Layout: Anders Hultman, Bo Johnson
Recorded: 2008 on board Stena Scandinavica by Rolf Hilton and Anders Jernquist
Information: Bo Johnson +46 (0)31 760 29 15
Photo: Jan Jurland, Sven-Eric Gengård