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  • 3 x Trio at KampenJazz!

    Presenting and performing with 3 different sounding Trios at KampenJazz, Oslo.   19.jan: Vigleik Storaas Trio; Vigleik Storaas/Per Oddvar Johansen/ME   26.jan SkyDive Trio; Thomas Dahl/Olavi Louhivuori/ME   2.feb Mats Eilertsen Trio; Harmen Fraanje/Thomas Strønen/ME   http://kampenjazz.wordpress.com/kampenjazz-program/  

  • Rubicon

      I have been given by the Voss Jazz-Festival the wonderful pleasure and privilege it is to write a commissioned work for the next edition of the Festival. Premiére 12th of april2014! A great honor. So many wonderful performers and composers out there, and I humbly thank the festival for choosing me this time. I have chosen […]

  • UK

    Touring in the Uk this week! Beers and beans. Three concerts with Alexi Tuomarila and Olavi Louhivuori launching our albums “Seven Hills” for Edition Records, then off to Huddersfield for performance saturday with danish Mark Solborg Trio featuring the great Evan Parker.     19 Alexi Tuomarila Trio; Turner Sims, Southampton 20 Alexi Tuomarila Trio; […]

  • Great review in Jazzwise for Sails Set

    Another great review for “Sails Set” JazzWise magazine, june 2013

  • 5/5 star review in JazzJournal

    Great review in JazzJournal UK by Fred Grand 5/5 stars! “I rarely award 5 stars but Sails Set is so intelligently crafted and beautifully destilled that it is nigh on perfect”  

  • SkyDive tour in May

    We´re doing a little tour with SkyDive-band again in beginning of May. Looking forward very much!   2. May Arendal Jazzklubb, N 3. May Kunstsenteret Kabuso, Øystese, N 4. May Bray JazzFestival, Ireland   Tore Brunborg, sax Thomas Dahl, guitar Alexi Tuomarila, piano Olavi Louhivuori, drums Mats Eilertsen, bass   https://www.matseilertsen.com/groups/mats-eilertsen-skydive/

  • AllAboutJazz

    Review of Sails Set in AllAboutJazz by John Kelman. Wonderful!    

  • Where to buy “Sails Set”

      Here are some options if you would like to purchase Mats Eilertsen Trio “Sails Set” Itunes Cdon GubeMusic Hubro

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  • fra pressen:

    Om “Sails Set“:   Kaptein Eilertsen set segl “Mats Eilertsen har mange jarn i elden, og han leier meir enn eitt av Norges beste jazzband.” “Utruleg vakre songar…  ….med sterkt resultat.” R. Helgheim, Dagsavisen   “Denne trioen leverer kollektive improvisasjoner med en uvanleg idérikdom og formsans” “Plata har knapt ein likegyldig augneblink” L.Mossafinn, Dag og […]

  • New trio album and release-tour in Feb

      Look out for new trio-album from Mats Eilertsen Trio!  “Sails Set” Out on Hubro in February. Comprising wizard on the drums and bells Thomas Strønen and dutch pianomaestro Harmen Fraanje.     We will also do a tour visiting venues in Norway, Germany, US and Canada:   3.feb Rjukanhuset, Rjukan, N 5.feb Unterfarth, München, De 6.feb […]

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  • SkyDive-turné MidtNorge i Oktober

    SkyDive vil turnére i Midt-Norge i begynnelsen av oktober:   1.okt  Dokkhuset, Trondheim 2.okt  Trøndertun Folkehøgskole 2.okt  Levanger Jazzklubb 3.okt Inderøy jazzforum, Rødbrygga 4.okt Storyville Jazzclub, Molde 5.okt Ørsta Kulturhus   Tore Brunborg, sax Thomas T Dahl, gitar Alexi Tuomarila, piano Olavi Louhivuori, trommer Mats Eilertsen, bass    

  • Tokyo

  • Tokyo

    Traveling to the incredible city of Tokyo to perform with the SkyDive-band 4th – 9th of september. With the wonderful company of Thomas Dahl, Olavi Louhivuori, Alexi Tuomarila and this time Fredrik Lundin on the saxophone. Looking forward!  

  • @Kongsberg Jazz festival

    had a blast at this years Kongsberg Jazz Festival as a part of the series curated by AllAboutJazz´ John Kelman. Heres also a review of our show ( in norwegian)  (photo John Kelman)  

  • SkyDive @Kongsberg Jazz Festival

      Performing at Kongsberg Jazz Festival Friday 6th of July, 1900h   http://kongsberg-jazzfestival.no/konsert/mats-eilertsen-skydive-quintet/     Tore Brunborg, sax Alexi Tuomarila, piano Thomas Dahl, guitar Olavi Louhivuori, drums Mats Eilertsen, bass  

  • The Source: of Summer

    The Source: of Summer performing at Nationaltheatret, Oslo Saturday 9th of June at 2000.  http://nationaltheatret.no/The+Source%3A+of+summer.b7C_wJLOZZ.ips        

  • fint om konserten på MaiJazz

    Mats Eilertsen og hans Sky Dive representerer noe av det aller fineste i norsk, og dermed internasjonal, jazz for tida. Velkomponert, velarrangert, lyttende til hverandre – med masse plass til solid, improvisatorisk kapasitet. Trygve Seim steppa inn som velutdanna vikar for Tore Brunborg på saksofoner, og den finske trommeslageren Olavi Liuhivouri rørte vel ikke stikkene […]

  • Tour in May

    touring in May!   Thomas Dahl, guitar, Olavi Louhivuori, drums, Alexi Tuomarila, piano and Mats Eilertsen, bass. and presenting the magnificent Trygve Seim, sax, on this tour   9.mai Ski JazzKlubb, Rådhusteatret, Ski, N http://www.raadhusteatret.no/skydive.html 10.mai UriJazz, Cafe M, Tønsberg, N http://www.urijazz.no/p/program_05.html 11.mai Festiviteten, Eidsvoll Verk, N kl2000 /bill. kr 200,- 12.mai MaiJazz,  Stavanger, N http://www.maijazz.no/index.cfm/event/maijazz:concert/day/12/year/2012/id/533/month/5/ […]