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DR Big Band

That big fat Danish sound


DR Big Band (Danish Radio Big Band) is an internationally renowned Danish jazz orchestra, established in Copenhagen in 1964, and one of the oldest still active radio orchestras in the world.
DR Big Band has a long, varied, and illustrious history, including collaborations with some of jazz's greatest conductors, composers, and arrangers, as well as a huge number of instrumentalists and vocalists in jazz, pop, world, and classical music.
The orchestra has distinguished itself with a large number of record releases, demonstrating great stylistic diversity within modern orchestral jazz. DR Big Band has had a significant impact on the international reputation of Danish jazz.

Present at Jazzahead!

Birger Carlsen, Fimmer Engel, Rasmus Holm

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