Kåre Nymark jr. | trumpet
- has played with the legendary Ytre Suløens Jassensemble since 1992, performing at numerous festivals, world-wide tours, and on several CDs with this band. With Suløen he also works with guest stars like Tricia Boutte, Aline White, Earle Hyman, Silje Nergaard, Dr. Michael White, Arne Domnerius, Morten Gunnar Larsen, and others.
Kåre also plays in the sextet Funky Butt (cd "Whoopin' " released 2001). He is a distinguished jazz composer; he wrote a commissioned work for the Oslo Jazz Festival 2001. Kåre is also a jazz educator, teaching ear-training and improvisation at workshops throughout Norway. He also tours for Rikskonsertene, playing children's concerts at schools around the country with the project "Gumbo".