Rigmor Gustafsson

I Will Wait For You - CD

  • Format: CD
  • Cat No.: ACT 9418-2
  • Barcode: 6 14427 94182 4
  • German Release: 01/09/2003
  • Genre: Swedish Jazz, Vocal Jazz

"Ihre Stimme geht zu Herzen"
(DER SPIEGEL)

German Jazz Award 2004

Only digitally available



"Rigmor is the greatest jazz singer that we have had in Sweden for a very long time" wrote the Swedish newspaper Aftonbladet. For years Rigmor Gustafsson has been a star of the young, vital Swedish jazz scene and has already released three albums in her own name. In Germany her highly-praised performance at the Berlin Jazz Festival in 2001 led to an invitation to the JazzBaltica Festival in 2002 as a result of which she could be introduced to the wider German audience as a "new star in the vocal heaven" (Jazzthetik). In the same year she guested on Nils Landgren’s successful Sentimental Journey album (ACT 9409-2). Now with the first ACT release I Will Wait For  You she finally proves that she inherits seamlessly the tradition of great Swedish female vocalists such as Monica Zetterlund, Lill Lindfors, Sylvi...

line up

Rigmor Gustafsson – vocals
Nils Landgren – trombone & vocals
Roberto Di Gioia - piano
Lars Danielsson – bass
Wolfgang Haffner – drums

Guests:
Staffan Svensson - trumpet
The FleshQuartet - strings:
Jonas Lindgren , Örjan Högberg , Mattias Hellden , Sebastian Öberg , [[Chrille Olsson]]


Recording Information

Recorded and Mixed by Jan Ugand at Polar Studios, Stockholm, Sweden in January and April 2003
Mastered by Klaus Scheuermann
Produced by Nils Landgren