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Jan Johansson (September 16, 1931 – November 9, 1968) was a Swedish jazz pianist. He is little known outside Scandinavia, and his records are not widely available, though Jazz på svenska (Jazz in Swedish) has sold more than a quarter of a million copies, and is the best selling jazz release ever in Sweden.

Johansson was a native of Söderhamn, in the Hälsingland province of Sweden. Studying classical piano as a child, he would also go on to master the guitar… read more

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  • vila i frid
  • джаз по-русски круто звучит)
  • Bless Jan Johansson
  • It has been an important record for me. Grandpa used to play Visa från Utanmyra on the piano. And i feel strong connection to the songs. I live in medelpad(Visa från Medelpad) and my family originates from Jämtland(Vallåt Från Jämtland) pretty much.
  • TSLLuke117 Nope, you're not alone :)
  • It's cool metal fans likes it, but it is also possible to listen to great music not recommended by a metal musician.
  • Am i the only who listens to metal and had no idea that Mikael has recommended this? I grew up with the album Jazz på svenska.
  • Any metal dude that promotes Comus is alright with me [2]
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