Introducing Jon Thorstensen, a gifted Norwegian pianist, jazz guitarist, and composer who pushes the envelope in jazz.
His most recent song, “Lemon Sweet,” is a fusion of jazz and electronic influences that brings out the best in both genres.
The summery-infused song “Lemon Sweet” combines beautiful jazz lines with inventive electronica-inspired percussion and unconventional chord progressions.
The end product is a breezy, fun, and colourful composition that exudes summer feelings and is the ideal complement to any playlist for a sunny day.
Through international playlists, radio stations, and music blogs, Thorstensen’s music has attracted considerable notice globally and been played in over 70 countries.
His music has garnered appreciation from listeners for its sophistication and inventive musical solutions.
Thorstensen’s meditative fusion sound is frequently compared by critics to well-known bands like Snarky Puppy, Steely Dan, and Saint Germain.
The song “Lemon Sweet” was recorded in Fredrikstad’s lovely Old Town, with Kyrre Fritzner and Jon Thorstensen lending their skills to the endeavor. Kyrre Fritzner, working in FMV Studio, expertly produced, mixed, and mastered the track.
The song’s creation was greatly aided by the contributions of both musicians. Jon Thorstensen demonstrated his flexibility as a composer and arranger, as well as playing electric guitar, double bass, organ, electric piano, various keys, and contributing to the drum programming, while Kyrre Fritzner contributed his skills on drums, percussion, drum programming, and synth.
With “Lemon Sweet,” Jon Thorstensen and Kyrre Fritzner push the limits of jazz and electronic music to produce a singular and alluring sound that appeals to a wide range of listeners. Music lovers who value original and genre-defying songs are sure to be impressed by this intriguing collaboration.
Listen on Spotify below.