Odd-Arne Jacobsen is renowned for his unique jazz songs. However in his latest album, While I was crossing the bridge, one can say that he exceeds all expectations. His fans will define exceeds what we are talking about here because every time his musical talent and clever compositions leave that memorable imprint to anyone who listens to them. This is yet another occasion where he excels in his musical career.
Odd-Arne Jacobsen started his musical career in the early 1970s. One of his major successes came from a performance he made at the Moscow International Jazz Festival, as well as his various appearances on TV shows. He also remains the only Norwegian musician to have ever had a solo concert at the Weil Recital Hall, at Carneige Hall, in New York. Over the years he also toured with renowned musicians.
Besides being very successful in his performances, Odd-Arne is also known to be a very talented composer. His talents are very well showcased in his latest album. WhileI was crossing the bridge promises to be another milestone in his musical career, particularly since it is made up of a very interesting combination of songs. There is the song 41, which will surely draw many listeners’ attention. This song’s theme lies in the artist’s memories of where he grew up. With a very unique sound, this song certainly makes one better understand his feelings and memories. This kind of feeling is easily felt when hearing the other songs on this album. Another one which will also be a hit is Besame mucho, which starts with a melancholic tune that instantly makes one listen more intently. The way the song proceeds with a slightly more upbeat sound, certainly makes it more memorable and unique. When listening to the songs on this album, one will surely be able to appreciate the beauty of music, and in particular, this style which may not have been among the top favorites for some people. However, with Odd Arne’s musical talent, there is no doubt that one will be able to feel the passion this artist emanates from his expertly played songs. While I was crossing the bridge is a musical album that will surely be loved by jazz lovers, as well as by Odd-Arne’s fans. It is the kind of album which combines the beauty of music with what it can evoke in terms of memories, emotions, and feelings. After all, this is what music is all about, especially jazz music played by a master musician such as Odd-Arne Jacobsen.
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