Projects

Oskar Forsberg is working with a range of different bands, such as:

Caius Cat trio his own inter-european modern jazz band, sometimes including guest such as Gunnar Åkerhielm, Jakob Hjalmarsson, Xavier Longchamp, Evaristo Perez and Katyhuska Robinson.

Funkotecs, Uppsala based funk band á la Maceo Parker.

Six Black Cordelias, Stockholm-London-Berlin. Rock band!

Emil Ingmar quintet and quartet, jazz/nu-jazz project. Originally a trio which sometimes use additional saxophone and trumpet.

Playing House saxophone with DJ’s, big band saxophonist, accompanying dancers at different modern art projects, swedish folk music and much much more. If you’re interested don’t hesitate to send me an email.

 

Uppsala Nya Tidning 3 aug 2017

Jättekul att få lite uppmärksamhet för det här projektet som jag verkligen brinner för efter flera år!

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Robby Kilgore ‘Rotator’

It has been my dream for a long time to build a Rotator as Robby Kilgore calls it. You can see it in action in some videos below. I first got to know about this through my friend Bernhard Wagner and he also just built it so I could fool around with it! To tell … Continue reading “Robby Kilgore ‘Rotator’”

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Loopsaxofon

Den 25november är det premiär för mitt loopsax projekt. En liten grej då jag får testa olika idéer osv inför en publik! Just nu befinner jag mig på träningsläger i Kalix inför detta. OBS! Det är ett slutet event och ni kommer bara in om ni medelar mig i förväg! https://www.facebook.com/events/188466141559668/

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The three guys in Caius Cat back together

We where finally re-united the whole group of three guys of Caius Cat in Alicante and Elche in south of Spain last week! The same day we arrived we did some rehearsing and a gig at the Jazz Bar in Alicante Villavieja 6. That was huge fun and felt great to be back together! Next … Continue reading “The three guys in Caius Cat back together”

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Sax Encounters

The ”newly” started project Sax Encounters is bringing me a lot of joy and happiness lately! We have started to find a shape and form of the music and getting the sound together. At first when starting with the sax quartet I thought the gig opportunities would be few and that the audience would be … Continue reading “Sax Encounters”

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The Christmas Song (video)

Merry Christmas from Me and Emil Ingmar!

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Caius Cat trio – Caius Cat trio

Caius Cat trio   Our second cd with Caius Cat Trio is now for sale in physical record stores as well as online, I’ve seen it in iTunes and Spotify so far!   Thanks to Pedro Martinez Maestre, Raphael Nick and Gunnar Åkerhielm for the playing, Otto Niklasson Elmerås and Daniel Aldenmark at One Touch … Continue reading “Caius Cat trio – Caius Cat trio”

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Six Black Cordelias – Release party!

Six Black Cordelias LIVE – Obaren Vad med o fira Six Black Cordelias debut album på Obaren med live framträdande av bandet. Six Black Cordelias har beskrivits som en blandningen mellan mörk psykedelisk rock och motown soul med ett smutsigt back beat som grund och den karismatiske Johan Johansson på sång. Debuten släpps den 20 … Continue reading “Six Black Cordelias – Release party!”

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Uppsala Kulturnatt

På lördag är det dags för Uppsala Kulturnatt! Jag kommer spela med egen trio på Katalin, Vin/jazzbaren ett set vid 19.30, med Daniel Olsson på trummor och Mattias Åström på kontrabas. Mattias har jag aldrig spelat med tidigare, så det blir spännande! Dessutom har jag hört att det kommer vara något riktigt coolt på Nannaskolan … Continue reading “Uppsala Kulturnatt”

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Proudly presenting!

I am very happy and excited to present: Caius Cat’s upcoming record! will be released on DO Music Records probably already in October this year! It is the material we recorded in One Touch Edit over one and a half year ago, but with the help of a lot of people and a lot of … Continue reading “Proudly presenting!”

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Caius Cat in Sweden again!

So Pedro was visiting me again in Sweden, this time with his cool girlfriend. We went kayaking, had a few drinks and did a really cool gig in Uppsala at Creperie Lemonie and another with great weather outside in Skansen, Stockholm at Gubbhyllan! We also did the annual Family concert in Linnés Sävja, playing music … Continue reading “Caius Cat in Sweden again!”

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Uppsala Summerchestra

Nu är vi igång! För andra året kör jag tillsammans med Uppsalas mest intresserade ungdomar Uppsala Summerchestra med hjälp av Uppsala Musikskola, Kultur i Vården och ”Sommarjobb och Feriepraktik”. Det är altså ett drömsommarjobb för de som gillar musik. Förra veckan repeterade vi och med start from idag så gör vi 21 spelningar på äldreboenden, … Continue reading “Uppsala Summerchestra”

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Caius Cat Quartet

Two weeks ago I had amazing bassist Pedro Martinez Maestre visiting me and we worked hard with our Caius Cat project. This time with two (for us) new musicians, Jakob Hjalmarsson playing drums and AWESOME Gunnar Åkerhielm playing piano. Did a couple of gigs on quartet and three on duo as Caius Cat duo, that … Continue reading “Caius Cat Quartet”

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Six Black Cordelias

Make sure to check out the rock band Six Black Cordelias! I have been making some rocky sax solos for this production and rehearsals just have begun… fb.com/Six-Black-Cordelias

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Workshop med Oskar Forsberg och Uppsala Jazz Collective

Nu på fredag håller jag en Workshop i Jazz improvisation tillsammans med Uppsala Jazz Collective. Läs mer och anmäl dej nedan! ”En workshop i jazzimprovisation med Oskar Forsberg och JazzConfusion för dig som vill inspireras, utvecklas och ha kul.” http://uppsalajazz.getconfetti.com/ ”Uppsala Jazz Collective är en sammanslutning som är öppen för alla som älskar jazz. Vårt … Continue reading “Workshop med Oskar Forsberg och Uppsala Jazz Collective”

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Intensive Caius week

With the longest rehearsals we ever had, gig every evening and lots of preparations for the first long studio day we’re pretty tired at the moment in Caius Cat. However I am at the moment at Stockholm Youth Jazz festival playing with my students in Uppsala Musikskolas Storband. Tomorrow is gonna be competition playing with … Continue reading “Intensive Caius week”

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