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Høeg, Thorsten Sehested Pseudonym: (TS Høeg/Dane TS Hawk); Musician (saxophone), Bandleader, Composer, Writer and Outertainer; b.6 Jan., 1957, Copenhagen, Denmark. Education: Studied with saxophonist & composer, John Tchicai, 1973-1978, composer & arranger, Bob Brookmeyer, 1997-1999. Career: Mem., John Tchicai & his Festival band, 1975-1978, Sods/Sort Sol, 1980-1983. Formed the trio, Cockpit Music, 1978- , numerous concerts and tours, Denmark, Finland, Sweden, Switzerland, former Czechoslovakia and Yugoslavia, Syria, Ukraine; Tours in Denmark, Scandinavia, ex-Yougoslavia, France, Egypt, Syria, Iraq as a solo-outertainer, 1980-; Bandleader, Tapehead, 1981-1985, Somesax, 1985-1990; Formed the 12 piece big band, Dane T.S. Hawk & his Great Mongo Dilmuns, 1990-2002; Concerts incl. Copenhagen Jazz Festival, Venue Festival, Roskilde Festival, Århus Festuge, the jazz-, rock- and techno-club circuit, also Slovenia, Kroatia, Expo 2000 in Hannover; Formed the tentet Dane TS Hawk & The Locomotion Starsemble, 2002- ; Mem. DJFBA, DSF. Compositions: Pieces for many groups; Scores to Danish and French dance companies, 1980′s; The Royal Danish Theatre, Billedstofteatret, Denmarks Radio; The Sweet Devil On The Loose / I am 3 (for 75 musicians), Roskilde Festival, 1994; SOAP (opera score, with libretti by poet Morti Vizki), Den Anden Opera, 1995; Listen, No Heavy Breathing, Just Knock It Off, (perc. trio), The Royal Danish Conservatory, 1997; I’ve Been Chopping Wood, That Makes Me A Hungry Man (piano concerto), Den Anden Opera, 1998; Mista BB, You Pushed My Wall (big band), Copenhagen Jazz House, 1999; Tromfoniske Maskinetter (sax & perc.), Kunst Industrimuseet, 1999; 3 Betingelser For Liv (octet), Vega, 1999; Millenniature (Arditti string quartet), Diamanten, 2000; Lower Dark, Upper Light (wind quintet), Diamanten, 2001; Hey Boys & Girls, We’re Goin’ To Pump You Up (tentet), Stengade 30, 2002; There Goes My Soul (sax quartet), Københavns Bymuseum, 2003; Music to the exhibition “En Saga Blot” (sextet), Nordatlantens Kulturhus, 2004; Dome music (quintet), The Dome:Vor Frue Kirke, 2004; T.S. Høeg Sextet Goes Mainstream, Det Kgl. Haveselskabs Have, 2006; Sandbarnet/The Sandchild (music to a Hotel Proforma theatre-performance, Mogens Dahl Institut, 2007); Lower Light/Upper Hand (brazzband), LiteraturHaus, 2007;
Recordings: as musician: w/the trio Cockpit Music: Transworlds Of Sounds, 1981; Snow Lake City,1982; Salute For General Wasteland, 1983; Stop/Go, 1984; Hands Up, 1989; The Great Dividing Range, 1996; Tales From The North, 1999; Solitude At Borderline, 2003; as bandleader for large ensembles: w/ Somesax: Flapper, 1990; w/ Dane TS Hawk & his Great Mongo Dilmuns: Don`t Hesitate (To Get Out There), 1996; Bøh – Music To An Imaginary Nordic Horror Tale, 1997; Death Disco 2000 (+ bonus ep w/ remixes by Goodiepal), 1998; Dreamblues, 2002; w/ Dane TS Hawk & the Locomotion Starsemble: A General Broad View, 2005; TS Høeg Ensemble: Plays Dome Music, 2006; Sandbarnet/The Sandchild, 2007; The Way Out: The Way Out, 2008; Dane TS Hawk & the Cerebral Hemispheres: Coming up, 2008, Plays Poets, 2011; Dane TS Hawk 3: 3 of a Kind, 2010; as reciting poet w/ music: Det Talte Ord & Raske Råberemser, 2000; Danerlandet & Alt Det Andet, 2004; Publications: Books: træer vinkler vandstråle i en kort forvintret sommer, 1981; amokoma,1982; landskab ruller zone, 1983; ½ Så Gammel Som Tiden, 1987; Hotel Kontinental I Likvidation, 1990; Gutboy, 1996, Ramt Af Jordens Midte, 1998; Verdens 25 Bedste Jazzplader, 2001; Samtid, 2003; Boogiemanden, 2006; En Drøm Af En Bog, 2006; Albue, 2008; Numerous contributions to magazines, newspapers, journals, anthologies; Radio plays: Tilbud, 1989; Som Det Er Her I Landet, 1992; Damian Dagligdags Byrdefulde Brydningsår, 1994; Dengang der fremtid til, 2000; Theatre plays : Alt Op Fra Grunden, 1987; De Syv Dødssynder, 1992; Saxo Vender Tilbage II, 1997; Honours: Several awards and grants for music and literature. Address: Vesterbrogade 89,4 th, 1620 Copenhagen V, Denmark. Website: www.tshawk.dk. Mail: tshawk@mail.dk