There are many flattering clichés used to describe great musicians with a life
time in service of jazz. Danish bassist Hugo Rasmussen is such a musician.
Ben Webster said, “Where U go, I go!” He is my bass-man number one!”
Dexter Gordon said, “This is Copenheaven for bass players. With Hugo I feel
safe – for hours!”
The young drummer from New York, R.J. Miller, is equally enthusiastic. “To
play with Hugo has confirmed in me the way of playing lightly and hip. He is