Press reactions

Frode Haltli’s commissioned work for Avant Folk at Vossa Jazz + video and reactions from Jazzahead Bremen 2019

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New album releases

Two new trio projects out now: Håkon Kornstad Trio ‘Im Treibhaus’ (Grappa) and Snowflake Trio ‘Sun Dogs’ (Ta:lik)

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Avant Folk video

Odd Geir Sæther made a short video documentary on Frode Haltli’s Avant Folk project


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Live reviews ‘Avant Folk’

After the Nattjazz festival in Bergen with Frode Haltli ‘Avant Folk’, the reviews where positive in both Norwegian and international press

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‘It’s a knockout’

The Avant Folk album has already gained a lot of attention, read some of the reviews here

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New album April 2018

Frode Haltli ‘Avant Folk’ is an all-star cast of Norwegian musicians spanning all ages, generations and genres, a elaboration of Frode Haltli’s work somewhere in the twilight zone between jazz, contemporary and folk music.

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Frode Haltli ‘Avant Folk’ release concerts

To mark the release of Frode Haltli ‘Avant Folk’ (Hubro) in April 2018, the 10-piece band featuring some of Norway’s finest musician from improvisation and folk will perform in Oslo and Bergen

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‘The Border Woods’ US tour

Performances of Frode Haltli’s ‘The Border Woods’ in Knoxville, Chicago and Cleveland in March

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Pictures by Knut Utler of Frode Haltli’s new project AVANT FOLK which premiered at Riksscenen, Oslo on February 17th 2017

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International acclaim

Frode Haltli’s latest ECM release ‘Air’ receives international acclaim in newspapers, radio and music magazines such as The Gramophone, the BBC Music Magazine, The Guardian, Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung and FONO Forum

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