Karl Seglem

Music critics have described Karl Seglem as a distinctive, innovative musician and composer. The albums “REIK” and “FEMSTEIN” attracted agreat deal of attention in the Norwegian and international press. Seglem has been called one of Norway’s foremost saxophonists, with an original and distinctive voice and a unique ability to renew himself. He has also made a name for himself abroad as a member of various groups, including Utla. As a musician and composer, and director of the NORCD record company, Seglem produces and releases his own music and that of others – music that explores the border between folk-, world music and jazz. He never takes the easy way out, and this is why he is so highly respected. Seglem has worked in a broad range of musical genres, and has performed at all the major Norwegian jazz- and folk music festivals, and his appearances abroad have included concerts in Germany, Japan, Scandinavia and UK.

Utgjevingar

Nordic Balm LP
NORCD1779
Budda & Reven - single
featuring Odd Nordstoga

Nyheter

Nordic Balm (video)

The opening tune of Karl Seglems new album is entitled "Balsam". Dedicated to his brother Erling Seglem, fighting with cancer for a long time,  The video is recorded in Bergen in 2016. Interview and music. Enjoy!

Pianotrio og folkejazzsaksofon er den nye oljen

Dagens Næringsliv / Magasinet skriver dette 14.1.2017:

"Det er en ganske utslitt klisjé at musikk er balsam for sjelen. Men som de fleste klisjéer, har den en kjerne av sannhet. Musikk gir nytt liv, reparerer skader, gir ny glans og stimulerer til vekst. Karl Seglems akustiske kvartett og platen "nordic Balm" kan få dødt hår til å reise seg"