Jojje Wadenius & Cleobandet meets Jessica Pilnäs and Jonas Knutsson
Here is a program in the series “Jojje meets …”, with guest singer Jessica Pilnäs, saxophonist Jonas Knutsson and Cleobandet. Jojje and his guests play each other’s favorite music in new interpretations. Jojje Wadenius is a legend in Sweden and America. He played with Made in Sweden, Blood Sweat & Tears an was a regular member of the Saturday Night Live Band for six years. He also toured and featured with Steely Dan, Simon & Garfunkel and Aretha Franklin among others.
Jessica Pilnäs is an experienced vocalist who regularly performs as lead singer with Kid Creole and the Coconuts around Europe. She also sings backing vocals for various artists. She had her break through with the song “Pretender” 2000.
Jonas Knutsson is inspired by jazz, Scandinavian folk music, West African music, North and South Indian classical music and he has played with Cabazz, Mynta, Elise Einarsdotter Ensemble, Enteli, Nordan, Triptyk, Stockholm Folk Big Band and others.
The concert was recorded in Uppsala Concert & Congress 2018.
Jojje Wadenius, guitar
Jessica Pilnäs, vocals
Jonas Knutsson, saxophone
Jesper Nordenström, piano
Lars Danielsson, bass
Per Lindvall, drums