Ritz组成的The Lonely Bird Trio (孤独鸟三重奏)在上海成立。乐队的领导人物Steinar
chinese "Pipa" and the electric organ are
not often heard together so this band features a fresh
new sound. The band plays moodful and groovy original
compositions by Nickelsen and LinDi in a style influenced
by jazz, rock and pop. The repertoir includes famous
hits as “The Boat”, “If I knew” and “Tarvu”.
Nickelsen is from Norway have been living in Shanghai
since 2007. His main instrument is the "Hammond"
Organ, but he also performs on piano and other keyboard
instruments. In 2002 he was elected "Young Norwegian
Jazz Musician of the Year" with the band "Solid!".
He have played concerts and toured with many Norwegian
bands and with jazz stars such as Pat Metheny. He has
release 9 CD's.
is a singer, songwriter, pianist, photographer
and a painter from Shanghai, China. She began learning
pipa, a kind of Chinese traditional instrument, at the
age of four. She studied piano, pipa and composition
at the Shanghai Conservatory of Music. In 2001 she started
a band, Cold Fairyland which has toured in Europe and
played extensiviely in China. She has release 3 solo
alubms and 4 band albums.