Also he is a distinguished composer for contemporary ensembles, jazz groups and big band, as well as theater and modern dance performances.
He's released 13 albums as a leader.
He appears on more than 40 other albums as soloist and sideman, among them “Tangled Temptations & The Magic Box (Stunt Records) with Marilyn Mazur Group and, “Saturation” (Jazzland) with Jon Balke and Diverted Travels(ECM Records) with Jon Balke Magnetic North Orchestra.
He's received numerous prizes and awards, among them two Danish Music Awards (Grammys) for best jazz release of the year, and the Ben Webster Prize for his musicianship. Recently he was awarded the Carl (Nielsen) Prize, as well as the Danish Music Award "Best jazz composer" for the album "5 Go Adventuring Again".