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Knut Aalefjær

Classical Percussionist

State Academy of Music

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State Academy of Music

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Drummer

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State Academy of Music

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Knut Aalefjær (b. ...

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Knut Aalefjær (b. 1974)

Knut is educated as a classical percussionist at the State Academy of Music in Oslo, in addition to his work as a jazz/pop drummer.Knut is working a lot in the borderline between contemporary music and improvisation, and he is a highly respected performer in the Norwegian contemporary environment.Knut is a very playful and unique drummer, a strong personality who always brings his own special touch into everything he's doing.His wide experience with classical & contemporary music also gives him a huge spectre of elements to work with in his improvisations.


Despite drummer Knut ...

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Despite drummer Knut Aalefjær's light, brush-driven kit work, "Afrikapolka" dances with the joy of African Highlife, while "Hymne" is, at least initially, more melancholic in complexion.


Comprising brilliant originals, piano ...

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Comprising brilliant originals, piano solos and trio playing by pianist Helge Lien, bass player Frode Berg and drummer Knut Aalefjær, 'Hello Troll' (Ozella) is possibly the best piano trio album ever to come from Norway.


Helge Lien Trio: Norwegian Standard Time

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Drummer Knut Aalefjær is creative and distinctive.

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The interpretation of Paul Desmond's "Take Five" is quite startling, based on contrasting percussive timbres from Aalefjær that define the piece as rhythm-based texture.
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Personnel:Helge Lien: piano; Frode Berg: bass; Knut Aalefjær: drums.
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Personnel: Helge Lien: piano; Frode Berg: bass; Knut Aalefjær: drums.


Musicians:Heige Lien (piano), Frode Berg ...

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Musicians:Heige Lien (piano), Frode Berg (bass), Knut Aalefjaer (drums)

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The trio is Heige Lien playing piano, Frode Berg on bass and drummer Knut Aalefjaer.

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