Andreas Ulvo

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Andreas Ulvo
Andreas Ulvo Voss 2014.jpg
Andreas Ulvo at Vossajazz 12 April 2014.
Background information
Birth name Andreas Ulvo Langnes
Born (1983-07-22) 22 July 1983 (age 31)
Kongsvinger, Norway
Genres Jazz
Occupation(s) Musician and composer
Instruments Piano, organ and keyboards
Website Official website

Andreas Ulvo (born 22 July 1983 in Kongsvinger, Norway) is a Norwegian jazz pianist,[1] organist, keyboardist and composer, known from cooperations with Shining, Ingrid Olava, Mathias Eick Quartet, Solveig Slettahjell & Slow Motion Orchestra, Karl Seglem and Thom Hell.

Career[edit]

Ulvo holds a Masters degree in Jazz and Improvisation from Norwegian Academy of Music in Oslo. He has with his own projects "Eple Trio", a Norwegian contemporary jazz trio playing their own original music, been on tour in Japan 2010, playing gigs in Tokyo, Chiba, Kobe, Kanazawa, Yokohama and Saitama. In addition he has "Ulvo Ensemble", and have worked with bands and artists like Shining, Mathias Eick Quartet, Solveig Slettahjell & Slow Motion Orchestra, "Frøy Aagre Offbeat", Karl Seglem and Thom Hell to mention some.[2]

At Vossajazz 2014, he joined Gisle Torvik presenting his "fjord-jazz" together with Karl Seglem and Epletrio, including Sigurd Hole and Jens H. Sjøvaag.[3]

Photography[edit]

Ulvo is also a self-taught photographer, specializing in band and artist photography. He works with different types of photographic media, such as digital, polaroid, toy cameras, medium format and large format cameras.

Discography[edit]

As leader[edit]

With "Eple Trio"
  • 2007: Made This (NorCD)
  • 2008: The widening sphere of influence (NorCD)
  • 2009: Norsk jazz no (NorCD), with Karl Seglem
  • 2010: In the clearing/In the cavern (NorCD)
With "Andreas Ulvo + Slagr"
  • 2012: Softspeaker (Atterklang)
With "Ulvo Ensemble"
  • 2008: The Sound of rain needs no translation (AIM Records)
Solo project
  • 2011: Light & loneliness (AIM SoundCity)

As sideman[edit]

With Frøy Aagre
  • 2004: Katalyze (AIM Records), with "Frøy Aagre Offbeat"
  • 2007: Countryside (AIM Records), with "Frøy Aagre Offbeat"
  • 2010: Cycle of silence (ACT Music), with "Frøy Aagre Offbeat"
  • 2013: Frøy Aagre Electric (Momentum Records), with "Frøy Aagre Electric" including Jonas Barsten
With Solveig Slettahjell & Slow Motion Orchestra
With Seglem/Kallerdahl/Ulvo/Hole/Sjøvaag
  • 2009: Skoddeheimen (NorCD)
With "T8"
  • 2010: Big shit (Schmell Records)
With Mathias Eick
With Lena Nymark

References[edit]

  1. ^ Норвежский джаз услышат в Краснодаре. Отдых на Кубани (in Russian). 12 October 2009. Retrieved 6 September 2012. 
  2. ^ "Eple Trio tours Japan – Listen to Norway". 
  3. ^ "Gisle Torvik med Karl Seglem og Epletrio" (in Norwegian). Vossajazz. 2014. Retrieved 2014-04-14. 
  4. ^ Wicklund, Erling (3 October 2013). "Nikolaisen/Eick – I Concentrate on You – Review" (in Norwegian). NRK Jazz. Retrieved 2013-10-05. 
  5. ^ "Beautiful Silence". Musical reviews. Grappa Music. Retrieved 2014-12-21. 

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