Ebba is not only influenced by a lot of jazz artists, but also through her environment. Especially the busy ‘Middellandstraat in Rotterdam where she lives.

So the busy streets and the greatness of the big city Rotterdam had to play a role in the sound design for this documentary.

NTR: New Generation

Ebba Åsman

The Swedish Ebba Åsman accidentally discovers that she has a great talent for the trombone. After a guest lesson with Ilja Reijngoud she goes to Codarts Rotterdam to further develop her skills as a trombone player and composer.

This beautiful portrait is part of the NTR series ‘New Generation’ where we follow new young jazz talent on their journey to the top.

Cast: Ebba Åsman & Ilja Reijngoud
Director: Christian van Duuren
Final editor: Nada Mounzer
Broadcaster: NTR, Michiel Hobbelink & Irene uit den Bosch
DoP: Lukas de Kort en Michel Rosendaal
Location sound: Sam Huisman & Matthijs Klijn
Editor: Efin de Landmeter
Color grading: Sander van Wijk
Sound design & mix: Elephant Ears