Reidar Jensen has remained loyal to his musical roots of such greats as Bob Dylan, Donovan, Leonard Cohen, Johnny Cash to James Taylor, but he has clearly developed a very distinctive artistic profile over the years. His musical style is strongly driven by his lyrics and has Scandinavian roots, enriched by elements of global acoustic guitar music.
With the warm timbre voice of Reidar Jensen and the colorful sound of two acoustic guitars, “FINEST ACOUSTIC POETRY” is presented.
The repertoire of Reidar Jensen is characterized by a great depth of emotion and is nourished by a rich treasure of self-experienced events. Based upon strong observation and open ears, he successfully tells stories of genuineness with a high degree of relevance to his audience
In a duo with the experienced guitarist Markus Daubenspeck his songs excite the audience via thrilling arrangements and the at all times coherent dialogue between the two musicians. The poetical songs offer a multifaceted musical garb, which builds a bridge from the Folk Ballads of the Seventies to today.
2015, 2016 and 2017 Reidar Jensen has won several awards with „Deutscher Rock & Pop Preis“ and with the „UK Songwriting Contest“.