Kristin Korb
DK Allerød – Jazz / Singer/Songwriter / Mainstream / Vocal Jazz / Brazilian Jazz
Kristin Korb


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Double K Music
Ab67616d0000b273884ce620ba3c6fe1dcfad106 In The Meantime Album 2009
Ab67616d0000b273b5a371639b498ccdc91e2880 Why Can't You Behave Album 2006
Ab67616d0000b2733c016a57216877c49fb021b8 Where You'll Find Me Album 2001
Arts Music
Ab67616d0000b273ada7b0cd277d4005b96959e5 Of All My Choices Single 2020
Ab67616d0000b2735c68da39c005fb825ca13be7 A Glimpse of Your Smile (Now I Know What Love Is) Single 2020
Kristin Korb
Ab67616d0000b27316bd3aef8e49e67087075518 Beyond the Moon Album 2016
Ab67616d0000b27314ded980180525bda3c6c012 Finding Home Album 2014
Storyville Records
Ab67616d0000b273fd96bec391f690f61f797e94 That Time of Year Album 2018
Doublek Music
Ab67616d0000b273cc5a22b1c33d051e9add77cc What's Your Story Album 2013
Gladsaxe JazzKlub
Edit-artist-releases-release-placeholder A Tribute to Art Blakey Album 2018
Edit-artist-releases-release-placeholder Introducing Kristin Korb with the Ray Brown Trio Album 1996
Grace Bass
Edit-artist-releases-release-placeholder Get Happy Album 2004
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There are few bassists who can sing and there are even fewer who can do it well.

Kristin Korb is one of those artists who make you forget that she is playing the bass when you hear her crystalline voice. Influenced by the days when music was romantic and made you want to dance, Kristin and her trio embody that spirit and bring their audiences along for the ride. Love eventually brought the American bassist and vocalist to Denmark in 2011.

In November 2016, Korb releases her eighth CD, Beyond the Moon. Inspired by the storytelling of one of America’s greatest lyricists, Johnny Mercer, Kristin includes several of his biggest hits and then takes a voyage of discovery into unpublished texts that Mercer never made into songs.

Kristin’s performances of all eleven songs thrive on elements that she and Mercer have in common; reverence for melody; phrasing and inflection influenced by the blues; understanding of the relationship of harmonies to tunes and words. In making songs of orphan texts from the Mercer archive, Kristin and Magnus Hjorth, the pianist in her trio, evoke Mercer’s powers of rhythm and rhyme. They and drummer Snorre Kirk comprise a working group in high demand in Europe, where they live, and in their US tours.