Born in Copenhagen 1966 February 7th
Proffesional guitarist & singer
since the age of 18. Graduated from
The Rhythmic Music Conservatory
of Copenhagen with a master in guitar.
He became a student of the world-famous
rhythm phenomenons Trilok Gurtu (IN)
and Pete Lockett (UK) studying
south Indian rhythms "Konnakol"
"The music of Henrik Andersen contains elements from
many different cultures and different genres mixed freely
in his own personal way. His 12 albums includes jazz, pop,
folk, Indian,vocal & instrumental music."
Henrik Andersen has toured & recorded with artists all over the world like:
Trilok Gurtu (IN), Pete Lockett (UK), Ranjit Barot (IN), Mahesh Vinaykram (IN)
Bickram Ghosh (IN), Mandolin U.Rajesh (IN)
S.Shashank (IN), Natasja (DK), Outlandish (DK)
Roman Miroschnichenko (RU), Jose Antonio Rodriguez (SP)
Music Spoken Here (DK), Oriental Mood (DK)
Carla Alexander (BZ) DJ-Schak (DK)
Also as a solist performing John McLaughlins
concerto for guitar & orchestra "The Mediterranean"
on several occations a.o in Copenhagen and Moscow.
Henrik Andersen are emploeyed at
The Royal Academy of Music
Henrik Andersen has been comissioned to compose a concerto for guitar & symphony orchestra by Kaluga international guitar festival in Russia. The name of the concert is "På Herrens Mark" and it will be performed in Moscow May 2018 with Moscow Philharmonics.
The project is sponsored by Danish Art Foundation
with support from DJBFA – Composer and Songwriters Production Pool and Kodas Cultural Funds”.