Nils Petter Molvær

Norwegian jazz trumpeter, composer and music producer

Nils Petter Molvær (born September 18, 1960) is a Norwegian jazz trumpeter. He plays a kind of jazz called future jazz. He has won Spellemannprisen in the Open Class three times. In 1983 he joined Jazzpunkensemblet, a Norwegian jazz orchestra. He released his first solo album Khmer in 1998 in the United States on ECM Records. It has sold more copies than any of his later albums. Molvær played trumpet on the 2008 Hector Zazou album Corps Electriques. Molvær was a member of a post-rock band called Jaga Jazzist.[1]

Nils Petter Molvær

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  1. "Nils Petter Molvaer". www.kalleklev.no. Archived from the original on 2013-05-18. Retrieved 2013-12-02.

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