Reve Boheme have been at the forefront of the Danish Gypsy Jazz scene for well over a decade. Django Reinhardt visited Copenhagen just before the outbreak of World War II (I don’t mean to imply it was his fault), and must have left a strong impression, as the music is still alive and well there […]
Jazzy Shorts By Peter Williams, featuring Jakob Svensson Purchase Jazzy Shorts Purchase Jazzy Shorts as a digital download from Purchase Jazzy Shorts on CD via Gateway Music In the summer of 2008 a few, short, video clips of an acoustic jazz duo received over 100,000 views on YouTube and the attention of American Express with […]
I am full of anticipatory nerves as I wait to find out if I have contributed to a Grammy winning Album. It was more than enough reward for having worked hard on the swing 41 album that Woody Allen used a track from it. A grammy win would be amazing. http://movieline.com/2012/12/06/grammy-nominations-movies/
I would just like to publicly thank Søren Svagin of Radio Jazz for interviewing me a couple of Mondays ago (28th of January). The focus of the interview was my involvement in the Grammy nominated soundtrack to Woody Allen’s Oscar winning film Midnight in Paris. The selection I contributed was from my Gypsy Jazz CD Swing 41 which is still available […]
Endnu en dansk Grammy-nominering via MUSIKEREN: Nyhed.
www.bielballestertrio.com He is one of the best guitarists in Spain He is known for his Gypsy Jazz Style guitar playing He has played with Woody Allen Who said… “This is the closest I’ll ever get to having played with Django Reinhardt” He also wrote and performed much of the music used in the film Vicky […]
I had a wonderful time playing with the amazing Henrik Larsen (gtr) and the equally amazing rhythm guitarist Robert Pilgaard this weekend. Word on the street is that the gig scene might be opening up again in Copenhagen after the long financial squeeze. I certainly hope that this is true as I want to be […]
I am very happily busy as a full time member of the fantastic Paul Harrison Band and do not intend to change that! But, I have several other live and studio projects at very stages of success, some of them still in planning, some of them having made their way into Hollywood, and most somewhere […]
Peter Williams er engelsk født musiker, der bor i København Danmark. Han startede sin karriere med at spille bas guitar med forskellige rock, funk og bluesbaserede kunstnere i Liverpool og Sheffield, hvor han havde studeret som en ingeniør.Senere flyttede han til London og arbejdede som session musiker, hvor han indspillet med blandt andre, Urban DK og bryde rytmen producer Jim Eliot. Han var også kendt på scenen, ofte sammen med Tears For Fears trommeslager Manny Elias og være en fuldtids medlem af forskellige covers og R & B bands. I Danmark Peter er en fuldtids medlem af Paul Harrison Traditional Jazz Band, og førte sinegen kvartet: 2econd Nature. Han har også nydt succes i en af hans egne produktioner …Swing 41 var en String Swing Jazz Cd han producerede i 2008, hvorfra Woody Allen harvalgt at bruge et nummer i hans film, Midnight in Paris.