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Jan Garbarek (born March 4, 1947 in Mysen, Norway) a Norwegian tenor and soprano saxophonist, active in the jazz, classical, and world music genres. Garbarek was the only child of former Polish prisoner of war, and a Norwegian farmer's daughter. Garbarek grew up in Oslo. At 21, he married Vigdis. Their daughter Anja Garbarek is also a musician.

Garbarek's sound is one of the hallmarks of the ECM record label, which has…

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  • Garbarek with Keith Jarrett >>> Garbarek as leader.
  • @Blaine_The_Mono: keep your pathetic hipster pretensions to yourself, kid.
  • He's the man!
  • You listen to Radiohead. Your voice is invalid.
  • A visionary.
  • http://jurgafoto.lt/blog/jan-garbarek-and-the-hilliard-ensemble-in-glasgow-photos/
  • it's rather funny how some of his albums appear to me as kind of bland and not very interesting, but some other records he made completely amaze me
  • Oh yessss....this is music
  • Oh. My. God. This man makes love to those instruments! *.*
  • Spotify playlist [url=http://open.spotify.com/user/1124842745/playlist/7pQZRLziG9YA9x7T0z8ZzM]Jazz: Bebop, Cool, Swing, Vocal, Fusion, Modal, Stride, Dixieland, Third Stream, Big Band, Hard Bop[/url]

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