Anders Mogensen Jazztrommer, Danmark
Born in Holstebro July 1st. 1969.
Studied drums from age 6 and classical piano from age 10.
Graduated from Holstebro Gymnasium 1989.
Pre-educated for classical-conservatory, Holstebro, 1988.
Studied at Berklee College of Music, Boston, USA, from 1990-1991.
Graduated from The Rhythmic Conservatory, Copenhagen Denmark 1996
(5 years master degree in music)
Program on Negotiation at Harvard Law School, 2012
Private Studies, Drums:
Alex Riel, Bob Moses, Billy Hart, Adam Nussbaum, Ian Froman, Ed Uribe, Peter Danemo,
Jonas Johansen, Gert Mortensen.
Head of the Jazz Department, Associate Professor Drums and Ensemble at
Carl Nielsen Academy of Music, Odense
Performed and/or recorded with:
Bob Berg, Doky Brothers, Rick Margitza, Ron McClure, Gary Thomas, David Liebman,
Brecker Brothers, Django Bates, Tim Berne, Marilyn Mazur, Michael Formanek,
Steve Swallow, Tim Hagans, Lew Soloff, Marc Johnson, Rudresh Mahanthappa, Matthew Garrison, Ben Monder, George Colligan, Gary Peacock.
Performed with following groups:
Music Spoken Here, When Granny Sleeps, Copenhagen Art Ensemble,
Kasper Tranberg’s Yakuza Zhuffle, Petter Wettre Quintet/Trio, Jacob Anderskov Trio, Søren Bebe Trio, Lovedale, Maiken Ingvordsen, various groups as a leader.
Holstebro Music Prize 1993
Roland Music Prize 1994
Jakob Gade travel grant 1996
Odd Fellow travel grant 1996
Jakob Gade Music Prize 1997
Jacob Anderkov:Even Worse, 2002.
Lovedale: Grill Music, 2007.
Petter Wettre: Fountain of Youth, 2008(Norway)
Bell Atlantic Jazzfestival, N.Y.C. 2000, Oslo International Jazzfestival, 1994, Copenhagen Jazzfestival, Århus International Jazzfestival, Leverkusen Jazztage, 1993, 1995, Yokohama, Jazzparade, 1998, 1999, EU Jazzfestival of Syria, 1999, Kungsberg Jazzfestival, 2001, 2004, 2008, Molde International Jazzfestival, 2004, Edinburgh Jazzfestival, 2004, Hong Kong International Jazzfestival, 2013, Jarusum Jazzfestival, Korea, 2013
Anders Mogensen plays Eames Drums, Istanbul Agop Cymbals, and Aluphones.