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Nils Petter Molvær

Nils Petter Molvær
Country
Norway
Profile
Nils Petter Molvær (born Sula, Norway in 1960) is jazz trumpet player and composer. He is known for bringing electronics into jazz.
Website
http://www.molvaer.de
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Releases on file (10)
Chat Noir — Hyperuranion Chat Noir — Hyperuranion
(RareNoise RNR104, 2019, CD)
Diamusk — Sleepwalkers Diamusk — Sleepwalkers
(Bandcamp no#, 2019, CD / DL)
Spin Marvel — Infolding Spin Marvel — Infolding
(RareNoise RNR049, 2015, CD)
Colin Edwin / Lorenzo Feliciati — Twinscapes Colin Edwin / Lorenzo Feliciati — Twinscapes
(RareNoise RNR037, 2014, CD)
Trilok Gurtu — Spellbound Trilok Gurtu — Spellbound
(Moosicus M 1206-2, 2013, CD)
Hector Zazou & Swara — In the House of Mirros Hector Zazou & Swara — In the House of Mirros
(Crammed Discs Craw 47, 2008, CD)
David Sylvian — Camphor David Sylvian — Camphor
(Virgin 7243 8 12201 2 2, 2002, 2CD)
Marilyn Mazur's Future Song — Small Labyrinths Marilyn Mazur's Future Song — Small Labyrinths
(ECM 1559, 1997, CD)
Marilyn Mazur & Pulse Unit — Circular Chant Marilyn Mazur & Pulse Unit — Circular Chant
(Storyville STCD 4200, 1995, CD)
Marilyn Mazur's Future Song — Marilyn Mazur's Future Song Marilyn Mazur's Future Song — Marilyn Mazur's Future Song
(Verebra vBr 2105 2, 1992, CD)

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2020-03-06
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2020-02-18
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2020-01-21
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