Ricard Österstam


(b. 1971) A versatile drummer with a dynamically rich sound. Ricard has toured Swedish prisons, used to run a vegetarian restarant and plays indian percussion instruments. His work with young children is much appreciated, pivoting around elements of improvisation and spontaneous music. He has played with among others saxophonist Fredrik Ljungkvist, cellist and performance artist Amit Sen, guitar player and rhythm guru Mulle Holmqvist (together they recorded the legendary CD ”Parafras”), and saxophonist Martin Küchen.