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Ove Johansson

Ove Johansson, tenorsax, has since the end of the fifties been leading his own groups and been a driving force of the Swedish jazz scene, he is also musical director of MWENDO DAWA.Although he has been very active on the Swedish jazz scene since several years his most rewarding efforts has been with MWENDO DAWA. Ove Johansson’s musical work stretches all the way from straight ahead, free form and electronic jazz to the acoustic and electroacoustical mix of today. With MWENDO DAWA he has been able to present his music throughout the world- both in Europe and North and South America, and he has produced 32 albums with his own material and with the group.

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