Eivind Austad Trio

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Eivind Austad Trio Short Info

Eivind Austad Trio is a modern jazz piano trio which mostly plays their own material. Their music includes a mixture of influences and is vivid, energetic, expressive, dynamic and lyrical at the same time. One can find musical influences from pianists like Bill Evans, Keith Jarrett, Brad Mehldau and Esbjörn Svensson as well as gospel music and european classical music.

The trio released their first album imarch 2016 on the german label Ozella and received great reviews in and out of Norway. In 2014 they played at Jazz Norway in a Nutshell in Bergen in may at Lysøen Castle and recieved excellent reviews from music critics, journalists and management people from all over the world. In september they played for a full house at Bergen Jazzforum, a concert which was fully documented on audio and video. Other concerts they have done includes Sildajazz (Haugesund international jazz festival) 2015, Nattjazz and Bergen international Chamber Music Festival.

"...a quite decisive unit which moved with taste and clarity along the more interesting corners of trioism..." (Henning Bolte - author/allaboutjazz.com)

"Grand trio debut..." (Roald Helgheim - author/Dagsavisen)

"his trio is now ready for an international career as well. And you could say better late than never..." (Mathias Kirsch - author/ginalovesjazz.com)

"After this album the good burghers of Bergen are going to have to share this band with the rest of Europe - it really does deserve to be heard on the European festival circuit ... tracks like "Homeland", "Moving" and "All of you" have the poise, elegance and originality of the very best piano trios in jazz today" (Stuart Nicholson - author/Jazzwise)

Eivind Austad Trio has a unique sound which combines the expressive lyricism of the european music with the power and swing from the african american music tradition...

Eivind Austad Trio is a modern jazz piano trio which mostly plays their own material. Their music includes a mixture of influences and is vivid, energetic, expressive, dynamic and lyrical at the same time. One can find musical influences from pianists like Bill Evans, Keith Jarrett, Brad Mehldau and Esbjörn Svensson as well as gospel music and european classical music.

The trio released their first album imarch 2016 on the german label Ozella and received great reviews in and out of Norway. In 2014 they played at Jazz Norway in a Nutshell in Bergen in may at Lysøen Castle and recieved excellent reviews from music critics, journalists an...

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Eivind Austad Trio on Tour

  • 15 | 09 | 2017 Najonal Jazzscene (Victoria)/Oslo Eivind Austad Trio, Oslo Kulturnatt

Past Gigs Eivind Austad Trio

  • 11 | 2016 Istanbul A jazz tribute to David Bowie at Akbank Sanat
  • 09 | 2016 Bergen Straume forum
  • 09 | 2016 Bergen Sælen church
  • 09 | 2016 Bergen Evans Jazz club
  • 09 | 2016 Ål Ål Kulturhus (Fryd Scene)
  • 04 | 2016 Bergen Release concert at Universitetsaulaen
  • 04 | 2016 Katowice/Poland Karol Szymanowski Academy of Music
  • 03 | 2016 Flekkefjord Flekkefjord jazz club
  • 03 | 2016 Mandal Mandal jazz club
  • 03 | 2016 Lillesand Lillsand church
  • 03 | 2016 Voss Release concert at Vossajazz
  • 03 | 2016 Kristiansand University of Agder (Sigurd Køhns hus)
  • 10 | 2015 Bergen Swing´n Sweet Jazz club
  • 10 | 2015 Oslo Herr Nilsen
  • 08 | 2015 Haugesund Sildajazz/Haugesund international Jazz festival
  • 12 | 2014 Bergen Eivind Austad Trio at Fana Jazzklubb
  • 09 | 2014 Bergen Eivind Austad Trio at Bergen Jazzforum
  • 08 | 2014 Bergen 10 th anniversary of the Jazz dept, The Grieg Academy at Bergen Jazzforum
  • 05 | 2014 Lysøen Jazz Norway in a Nutshell
  • 05 | 2005 Bergen Nattjazz (Bergen int Jazz Festival)
  • 05 | 2003 Bergen Nattjazz (Bergen Int Jazz Festival)
  • 01 | 2003 Bergen Zildjan day of Percussion
  • 03 | 2001 Bergen Bergen Int Chamber Music Festival

Discography Eivind Austad Trio

  • 2016 Moving Album | Ozella
  • 2014 Life on Mars Compilation Track | Ozella

Media

  • Sound Open Minded
  • Sound Two Of Mine USF060914
  • Sound Homeland USF060914
  • Sound All Of You USF060914
  • Sound In The End USF060914
  • Sound Moving USF060914
  • Sound Life On Mars USF060914
  • Sound The Moment Of Truth USF060914
  • Sound 08 Life On Mars
  • Video The Moment of Truth ~ Eivin...
  • Video In the End ~ Eivind Austad ...
  • Video Two of mine (Austad)
  • Video Median
  • Video Homeland
  • Video Moving
  • Sound Two of mine
  • Sound Median
  • Sound Homeland
  • Sound In The End
  • Sound Moving
  • Sound The Moment of Truth
  • Sound All of You
  • Sound Life on Mars

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700 Fans
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Origin

  • NESTTUN NO

Founded

  • 2000

Members

  • Magne Thormodsæter Bass player
  • Håkon Mjåset Johansen Drummer
  • Eivind Austad Piano player