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Pierre Dørge

Born: February 28 1946
Born in: Copenhagen, Denmark


Pierre Dørge

Pierre Dørge (born 28 February 1946) is a Danish avant-garde jazz guitarist. As leader of New Jungle Orchestra he combined traditional and modern jazz with West African Highlife guitar music.

Among his collaborators have been his wife, pianist Irene Becker, bassist Johnny Dyani, and percussionist Marilyn Mazur.