Bergcrantz has won numerous awards and polls, including the 1995, 2007, “The Golden Record” which is the finest and foremost Swedish jazz award. In 1995 and 2008 he received “The Jazz Cat” in the category “Contemporary star of Jazz. Anders grew up into a musical family. His father Sven Bergcrantz (1931-1998) was a major voice of the jazz piano and Anders two older brothers, Håkan and Thomas played professionally for many years.
Anders Bergcrantz is long known to be a soloist capable of stunning physical power and broad emotional range in the tradition of trumpet stars like Woody Shaw, Freddie Hubbard, Lee Morgan and Miles Davis and has strongly developed a deep and soulful individual voice of his own. Bergcrantz is performing all over the world as guest soloist and with his own constellations. He is active as a clinician / educator.
Next world premiere and upcoming major events
Iphigenia broadcast on Swedish Radio July 22nd 10pm and 30 days on the web.
Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra, Anders Bergcrantz – trumpet, Richie Beirach piano, Thomas Söndergaard conductor. From the world premiere in Stockholm Concert Hall April 20th 2011.
Tour with legendary New York drummer Victor Lewis in
Laurin/Bergcrantz Projects Featuring Victor Lewis
October 14th -23rd.
October 14th Stockholm Fasching. During Swedish Radio’s Award ceremony – Jazzkatten galan.
October 15th Härnösand
October 18th Kristianstad
October 19th Ystad
October 22nd Malmö
October 23rd Helsingborg
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