NORDIC WORLD AMBIENT with a touch of jazz.
NAKED RAIN's third CD, released in 2010, featuring some of Scandinavias finest players on their respective instruments.
Ole Theill plays the tabla. He adds his own personal sound, texture and musical touch on whatever project he is involved in. Ole has played and recorded on more than 100 records since 1970, as a leader on Bombay Hotel “Bombay Hotel”, and “Flower”, “Ole Theill” , “Change Your Mind” (Stunt Records) and with Lars Møller Group, NHOP, Van Morrison, Palle Mikkelborg's “Entrance”, Mikkel Nordsø Band, Bahramji, C.V Jørgensen and Anima, He has also composed music for Television and for a “United Nation” anti-war documentary (2000). www.worldonastring.dk
Soma Allpass, cellist was classically trained at The Danish Academy of Music, and has composed music for theater, films and modern dance performances and worked with artists such as Majbritte Ulrikkeholm, Mew, Dicte, Christine Skou, Martin Hall, Klondyke, Natalia Feinberg, Tomas Di Leva, Moon Gringo, The Sandmen among many others. She was a member of the acclaimed group “Trains, Boats and Aeroplanes” and has two CD's out as a solo artist.. Soma is currently working on the follow-up.www.soma-allpass.com
Morten Vilhelm Keller plays the guitars and keyboards. He started out forming jazz-fusion outline Passengers including Lars Bo Kujan (dr), Johan Thyge (b), Lars Falbe Hansen (pia) and Kim Knudsen (perc) in the 1980’s and has later collaborated with musicians as well as visual artists, writers and performers for recordings and multimedia projects, in Denmark and in Spain at Fundación Valparaiso . He is also a photographer and has directed and produced video documentaries. Currently he is composing the score for the forthcoming crossover movie “The Angel”, directed by Nicolai Gunge and music for a documentary on the American painter Clifford Wright. In 2004 he founded the project Naked Rain with longtime collaborator and friend Rasmus Lorens Hagedorn-Olsen.
Bjørn Ringkjøbing joined Naked Rain during the recording of Wave. He is a much sought for trumpet and flugelhorn player , including collaboaration with Erling Kroner's ""La Mariposa Tango Project"" & many other prominent names on the Danish jazz scene.
Rasmus Lorens Hagedorn-Olsen plays mouth harp (or jew’s harp), tampura and percussion. Rasmus is a textile designer and visual artist and has done video, solo and collective show. He is has worked with Flagmoti (9 a.m), Gutten Bach and Kaya “The State I’m in”, 1993 among others. http://www.lorensdesign.com
Micheal Shanti, Acoustic Guitar, Guitar Synth, Additional Percussion
Hanne Siboni: Voice
Henrik Bjørn Rasmussen: Bass
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