Magne Thormodsæter

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Magne Thormodsæter
Born 1973 (age 40–41)
Bergen, Hordaland
Origin Norway
Genres Jazz
Occupations Musician
Instruments Upright bass

Magne Thormodsæter (born 1973 in Bergen, Norway) is an award-winning Norwegian Jazz musician (upright bass) and Composer, known from a dozen releases and cooperations with the likes of Terje Rypdal, Ståle Storløkken, Paolo Vinaccia, Karin Krog and John Surman.

Career[edit]

Thormodsæter was educated on the Jazz program at Trondheim Musikkonservatorium, and is now associate Professor at Griegakademiet, Department of Music, University of Bergen.[1] He has his own M.T. Trio, and also plays within bands like «Bungalow», Knut Kristiansen Trio, Lena Skjerdal Trio, Qvales Ensemble, The Wedding and Zumo.[2]

Honors[edit]

Discography[edit]

Within Bergen Big Band
Other cooperations

References[edit]

  1. ^ mic.no "Magne Thormodsater - Forskerprofil" (in Norwegian). UiB.no. 
  2. ^ "Magne Thormodsater". Groove.no. 
Awards
Preceded by
Kåre Opheim
Recipient of the Vossajazzprisen
2004
Succeeded by
Berit Opheim