Tag: Mark Solborg

Mark Solborg & Herb Robertson – Tuesday Prayers

Herb Robertson (trumpet, penny whistle, preparations) Mark Solborg (guitars and devices) PREPARATIONS The Flute I Know You CONCERT Hymn Tuesday Prayers Slideswitch Shout, Landscape and Goodbyes (41:43) Copenhagen, 7 July 2014 ILK Music ILK259 As part of the Copenhagen Jazz Festival 2014, Mark Solborg and Herb Robertson played a freely improvised set at the Koncertkirken,…




7 Questions for… Mark Solborg

I have to thank the forces of ‘jazz conservatism’ for introducing me to the work of Mark Solborg. The UK’s Jazz Journal covers the full breadth of the genre but it’s fair to say there’s a focus on more ‘traditional’ expression. So, as a reviewer for JJ, I get my hands on the more outré,…




Mark Solborg – 4+4+1

[This review was penned for Jazz Journal in 2013.] Anders Banke (tenor sax, clarinet, bass clarinet) Mark Solborg (guitar) Jeppe Skovbakke (bass) Bjørn Heebøll (drums) Gunnar Halle (trumpet) Laura Toxværd (alto sax) Torben Snekkestad (tenor sax, soprano sax, clarinet) Jakob Munck (tuba, trombone) Chris Speed (tenor sax, clarinet) Mrs. Pedersen Takes the Tram 2620 Almost…




Mark Solborg & Anders Banke – Song

[This review-in-brief was published in Jazz Journal in December 2014.] Anders Banke (tenor saxophone) Mark Solborg (guitar) (In My) Solitude I’m Confessin That I Love You Fleurette Africaine Ekko Misterioso Ugly Beauty A Chaos With Some Kind of Order I’m So Lonesome I Could Cry (55:09) Copenhagen, 14-16 February, 2013 ILK Music ILK225 Solborg spends…




Maniscalco – Bigoni – Solborg

[This review was first published in Jazz Journal in July 2015.] Emanuele Maniscalco (piano) Francesco Bigoni (reeds) Mark Solborg (electric guitar) Blomme Syvsover Boardwalks Dogfood Too Young to be a Hippie, Too Old to be a Punk Homework #1 Not Until Late Standstill Rye Sometime (46:01) Frederiksberg, 11 & 12 April 2014 ILK Music ILK241…