Kåre Opheim

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Kåre Opheim
Opheim with Stein Urheim at Vossajazz 2016.
Background information
Born (1975-10-02) 2 October 1975 (age 44)
Voss, Hordaland
GenresJazz, folk, rock
Occupation(s)Musician, composer
Associated actsReal Ones
Opheim with Sigbjørn Apeland and Real Ones at Vossajazz 2015.

Kåre Opheim (born 2 October 1975 in Voss, Norway) is a Norwegian musician (drums), known from a series of albums and bands like Real Ones.[1] Opheim is an important partner in the "UNGjaJazzja" at Vossajazz. He is part of the Mads Berven Trio with a record release Mountains & the Sea in 2011,[2] and played within Mike Gallaher Trio at Vossajazz 2009.[3]



With Real Ones
  • 2002: This Is Camping (New Records, Norway)
  • 2008: All for the Neighbourhood (Warner Music, Norway)
With Nathalie Nordnes
  • 2003: Hush Hush (EMI Music, Norway)
  • 2005: Join Me in the Park
With others
  • 1998: Draum (Draum Records), with "Draum" (Morten Arnetvedt, Ingvild Bræin, Marius Larsen & Rikke Eri)
  • 2002: It's A Record (New Records, Norway), with "Sergeant Petter"
  • 2003: Pigs (Bluebox Records), with Heidi Marie Vestrheim
  • 2003: Heim Te Mor (Universal Music, Norway), with Odd Nordstoga
  • 2008: Song, Trø Lett På Hjarta Mitt (Crystal Air Records), with Berit Opheim
  • 2011: Mountains & the Sea (Komanche), with his M.B. Trio[2]


  1. ^ "REAL ONES feat special guests (N)" (in Norwegian). Nattjazz.no. Archived from the original on 1 August 2012.
  2. ^ a b "Kosestund – Trio med musikalsk vennlighet" (in Norwegian). Bergenpuls BT.no.
  3. ^ "Mike Gallaher Trio" (in Norwegian). Øystein Lydvo on Myspace.com.

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Preceded by
Thomas T. Dahl
Recipient of the Vossajazzprisen
Succeeded by
Magne Thormodsæter