This CD comprises 3 live session by Svend Asmussen in Sweden and Denmark from 1996. Along with Stuff Smith, Asmussen is regarded as the most famous jazz violinist of all time.
Supported by three of Denmark's finest internationally acclaimed musicians; Jacob Fisher on Guitar, Jesper Lundgaard on Bass and Aage Tangaard on Drums; Asmussen strides and swings through 11 jazz and be-bop standards, polkas and original tunes. 80 years old at the time of these recordings, Asmussen plays with the vigor and creativity of a young musician even playing through a wah-wah effects pedal on two numbers!
This Cd showcases a true professional and is full of creativity and irresistable swinging jazz.