Rebekka Bakken

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Rebekka Bakken
Rebekka Bakken Victoria teater Oslo Jazzfestival 2017 (223746).jpg
Rebekka Bakken at the 2017 Oslo Jazz Festival
Background information
Born (1970-04-04) 4 April 1970 (age 48)
Oslo, Norway
GenresJazz, pop, folk, country, adult contemporary
Occupation(s)Musician, singer, songwriter
InstrumentsPiano, vocals
LabelsEmArcy, Material Records, Universal
Associated actsWolfgang Muthspiel
Websiterebekkabakken.com

Rebekka Bakken (born April 4, 1970 in Oslo, Norway) is a Norwegian jazz singer, songwriter and music producer[1] who is often associated with jazz music, although she herself refuses to characterise herself as a jazz musician.[2] Her voice reaches over three octaves.

Career[edit]

Bakken began singing in various school bands, before beginning to sing with professional soul, funk and rock bands in 1988. She is known for her particularly expressive and varied voice, performing music that is a combination of folk, jazz and pop.[3]

Honors[edit]

Discography[edit]

Solo[edit]

  • 2003: The Art of How to Fall (EmArcy/Universal)
  • 2005: Is That You? (Boutique/Universal)
  • 2006: I Keep My Cool (EmArcy/Universal)
  • 2007: Building Visions (Universal)
  • 2009: Morning Hours (EmArcy/Universal)
  • 2011: September (EmArcy/Universal)
  • 2014: Little Drop of Poison (EmArcy/Universal)
  • 2016: Most Personal (EmArcy/Universal)
  • 2018: Things You Leave Behind (EmArcy/Universal)

Duo[edit]

with Wolfgang Muthspiel

  • 2000: Daily Mirror (Material)
  • 2001: Daily Mirror Reflected (Material)
  • 2002: Beloved with Wolfgang Muthspiel (Material)

Collaborations[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Discography. "Rebekka Bakken". Discogs. Retrieved 2017-04-24.
  2. ^ "Interview, Reported on Little Drop of Poison - Rebekka Bakken & hr Big Band: The Bonus Tracks, hr 2, July 13, 2014".
  3. ^ "Rebekka Bakken". Biography. Allmusic.com. Retrieved 2015-11-07.
  4. ^ "Rebekka Bakken - Die besten Videos & Live Auftritte". Biography. YouTube.com. Retrieved 2015-11-07.
  5. ^ "Rebekka Bakken". Discography. Discogs.com. Retrieved 2015-11-07.

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