Jazzhus Montmartre is the historic jazz hotspot of Copenhagen, presenting world class live jazz at the original intimate venue where the famous club started back in 1959.
Jakob Bro (1978) is a Danish guitar player and composer living in Copenhagen, Denmark.
He is currently collaborating with Palle Mikkelborg, Andrew Cyrille, Marilyn Mazur, Joe Lovano, Midori Takada, Mark Turner, Joey Baron, Thomas Morgan, Jorge Rossy, Larry Grenadier, Brian Blade, Anders Christensen, Nils Petter Molvær, Arve Henriksen and many more. In the spring of 2021 he released the highly acclaimed trio album Uma Elmo through ECM Records. In November 2022 Jakob Bro and saxophonist Joe Lovano co-lead a deeply felt homage to the late, great drummer-composer Paul Motian on “Once Around the Room.”
Jakob Bro is a former member of Paul Motian & The Electric Bebop Band (Garden of Eden, ECM – 2006) and of Tomasz Stanko’s Dark Eyes Quintet (Dark Eyes, ECM – 2009).
He has released 16 records as a bandleader including musicians like Lee Konitz, Bill Frisell, Paul Motian, Kenny Wheeler, Paul Bley, Chris Cheek ……. more on jakobbro.com