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Northern Lights: Tord Gustavsen Quartet

For Radio 3's Northern Lights season Julian Joseph presents a performance given by Norwegian pianist Tord Gustavsen and his quartet at the Rolf Liebermann Studio, NDR, Hamburg.

A part of BBC Radio 3's Northern Lights season Julian Joseph presents a special performance from Norwegian pianist Tord Gustavsen and his quartet featuring Tore Brunborg (saxophone) , Mats Ellertsen (double bass) and Jarle Vespestadt on drums. Tord has recorded for the iconic ECM label and worked in a variety of settings including solo, duo, trio and more recently with his large scale ensemble featuring the use of vocals and spoken word. Gustavsen also holds a degree in Psychology and is the recipient of a Norwegian Grammy Award (Spellemannsprisen).

1 hour

Last on

Sat 19 Dec 2015 17:00

Music Played

  • Mikael Tariverdiev

    All This Jazz

    • Tariverdiev - Film Music.
    • Earth Records.
  • Peter Van Huffel's Gorilla Mask

    Fire Burning

    • Howl!.
    • Between The Lines.
  • Glenn Gould

    Sonatine No. 2 for Piano in E Major, Op. 67 - II. Andantino

    • Glenn Gould: Sibelius.
    • Sony.
  • Lina Allemano Four

    Tumbleweed

    • Pinkeye.
    • Lumo Records.
  • Moonlight Saving Time

    Meeting At Night

    • Meeting At Night.
    • Moonlight Saving Time.
  • Tord Gustavsen Quartet

    Token of Tango (Live)

  • Tord Gustavsen

    Suite (Live)

  • Tord Gustavsen

    Eg Veit I Himmerik Ei Borg (Live)

  • Oscar Peterson

    Hymn To Freedom

    • Jazz On A Summer's Day.
    • Castle TV.

Tord Gustavsen Quartet | Line Up

Tord Gustavsen - piano

Tore Brunborg - saxophone

Mats Eilertsen - double bass

Jarle Vespestadt - drums

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