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Yggdrasil


Traditional World/Folk DKK 108kr voksen entre/ 78 student entre



Yggdrasil is a Nordic ensemble based in the Faroe Islands. Formed in 1981 by composer
& pianist Kristian Blak, who has written most of the material for the group, it has
included from the very beginning musicians from other countries.
Yggdrasil has, from its inception, had a distinct concept. Most compositions have been
created in collaboration with other forms of art or, in some cases, with nature. Musicians
that have been part of the ensemble, whether on long-term basis or as participants in a
particular project, have varied musical backgrounds, mainly in jazz, but also in ethnic,
folk, rock and classical music. While the works draw ideas or themes from ethnic
material, improvisation ranges from free to classical style. Over the years many
musicians and artists have contributed to Yggdrasil’s projects, which include visual art,
poetry, ballet, opera, concertos in grottos; and essential to the Yggdrasil concep...

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Line up:
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  • Kristian Blak (piano)
  • Heðin Ziska Davidsen (guitar),
  • Mikael Blak (bass),
  • Per Ingvaldur Højgaard Petersen (drums)

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