Peter Asplund, Swedish jazztrumpetplayer,
singer and composer, born in 1969.
Peter got his education at the Royal academy of music in Stockholm, where he also has been teaching jazztrumpet and ensam- ble playing. After six cd's under his own name, Golden records and grammy nominations, Peter has developed a very personal approach to both his dynamic, energy-filled trumpet playing and his melodic compositions.He has been described as "a fantastic musician who always plays straight from the heart".

He has undertaken many long tours involving clubs, concert halls and festivals in Sweden, as well as playing in U.S.A, Canada, England, Germany, Australia, Poland, Switzerland, former Jugo- slavia, Romania, Ireland, Mexico, Argentina, and naturally, the rest of Scandinavia.
Peter can be heard playing not only with his own tributed group "Peter Asplund Quartet", as soloist with diffrent big bands and trios.Together with saxophonist Magnus Lindgren, he is also the leader of the "Blue House Jazz Orchestra, the Stockholm concert halls own big band.

Peter often appears as guestsoloist behind many popular Swe- dish artists both on stage and in the recording studios, especially with the Swedish popgroup Bo Kaspers Orkester. Well worth noting is also the project Peter Asplund – Martin Sjöstedt Dektet- te "Plays the music of Marty Paich and Mel Tormé, where Peter sings Mel Tormé.