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"

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

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