Sisters of Invention
Drum set and saxophone, topped with vocals, loops and sampling pad.
Sisters of Invention is a Swedish duo consisting of the sisters Malin and Karolina Almgren. In recent years, they have collaborated with a number of famous musicians and artists, and have been praised for their unique sound. Euroradio Jazz Competition (2016), Jazzkatten "group of the year" (2017). Their collaboration with the big band Bohuslän Big Band resulted in the record release "En rymd av färg" (2017). An album consisting of music composed and arranged by the sisters. As a duo, they have released three critically acclaimed records "Om & om igen", "Navigating" and "SOL". In the autumn of 2022, the album "Sisterhood" was also released.
The Sisters of Inventions duo repertoire is a stripped-down concept where the sisters give themselves more space as improvisers and instrumentalists. The set consists basically of the drum set and saxophone, topped with vocals, loops and sampling pad. The music is described as colorful and swinging at the same time as it is poetic and vulnerable. The focus is on strong melodies and rhythms.