158 views this week
Palle Mikkelborg

Palle Mikkelborg

Danish musician
The basics
Quick Facts
Intro Danish musician
Countries Denmark
Occupations Composer Jazz musician
Gender male
Birth 6 March 1941
Palle Mikkelborg
The details

Palle Mikkelborg (born 6 March 1941) is a Danish jazz trumpeter, composer, arranger and record producer. He started playing professionally in 1960, and has since been a dominant figure on the Danish and international progressive jazz scene. He has released several solo records, and recorded with various co-founded groups, as well as appearing as sideman or arranger on numerous international records. Notable international collaborations include appearances with the Gil Evans Big Band, the George Russell Big Band, Gary Peacock, Jan Garbarek, and Miles Davis, for whom he composed and produced the 1985 (released 1989) record Aura. In 2001 he was awarded the Nordic Council Music Prize.


Solo recordings

  • Anything but Grey (Columbia, 1992)
  • Futopia (Columbia, 1993)

With Miles Davis

  • Aura (Columbia, 1989)

With Dexter Gordon

  • More Than You Know (SteepleChase, 1975)

With George Gruntz

  • Theatre (ECM, 1983)

With Gary Peacock

  • Guamba (ECM, 1987)

With Terje Rypdal

  • Waves (ECM, 1978)
  • Descendre (ECM, 1979)
  • Skywards (ECM, 1995)
  • Lux Aeterna (ECM, 2000)
  • Vossabrygg (ECM, 2003)

With Dino Saluzzi

  • Once Upon a Time - Far Away in the South (ECM, 1985)

With Edward Vesala

  • Satu (ECM, 1977)
The contents of this page are sourced from Wikipedia article. The contents are available under the CC BY-SA 4.0 license.
comments so far.
Palle Mikkelborg is in following lists
View all
arrow-left arrow-right arrow-up arrow-down instagram whatsapp myspace quora soundcloud spotify tumblr vk website youtube stumbleupon comments comments pandora gplay iheart tunein pandora gplay iheart tunein itunes