Lars Fiil (b. 1986)
Pianist, composer and improviser.
Currently residing in Copenhagen, Denmark.
Lars Fiil graduated from the Royal Academy of Music in Aarhus in 2014, after doing studies in Stockholm, Helsinki and Trondheim.
He released his first album as a leader in 2011, when the album Lars Fiil Quartet “Reconsideration” came out. It received great reviews and was nominated for a Danish Music Award.
Lars Fiil Quartet also won the prestigious competition Young Jazz in 2010.
In the fall of 2015 Lars Fiil is releasing his second album as a leader, entitled “Frit Fald” (Danish for “Free Fall”). It features saxophonist Lis Kruse and drummer Bjørn Heebøll. It will be released on vinyl as well as digitally on November 6th.
Besides his own projects, Lars Fiil is active on the Danish music scene in a number of different groups. Among others Arrange:Explode:Reduce, I Think You’re Awesome and with singer/songwriter Lise Dres.