Johannes Gammelgaard Lauritsen

Nacka - Sweden

Johannes Gammelgaard is a Danish saxophone player and composer who has settled in Stockholm after having studied music in Denmark, Germany, Finland and Sweden. The last several years he has been active on the jazz and improv scene in Scandinavia, having toured and released music with his bands Johannes Gammelgaard Kvartett, Johannes Gammelgaards ABC, Hej Johannes and even as a sideman. In the pursuit of fulfilling his musical vision, he draws inspiration from the folk songs and hymns of his childhood as well as the American jazz tradition and the current Scandinavian jazz and improv scene. Recently, he has been organising free improv concerts with the Stockholm-based organisation FRIM and the Aarhus-based Alt_R_Jazz.

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