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Sondre Meisfjord

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Origin
  
Norway

Role
  
Musician

Occupation(s)
  
Musician, composer

Genres
  
Jazz

Instruments
  
Upright bass, cello

Music group
  
Come Shine

Name
  
Sondre Meisfjord


Sondre Meisfjord wwwurbanklezmercomimagesbildersondrejpg

Born
  
18 March 1975 (age 48) Oslo, Norway (
1975-03-18
)

Website
  
home.online.no/~livero/meisfjord.html

Albums
  
With the Norwegian Radio Orchestra in Concert

Similar People
  
Live Maria Roggen, Erlend Skomsvoll, Hakon Mjaset Johansen, Gjermund Larsen

Kreg Viesselman with Sondre Meisfjord LIVE @ Raindogs


Sondre Meisfjord (born 18 March 1975 in Oslo, Norway) is a Norwegian folk and jazz musician (double bass and cello), and composer, raised in Frei, Nordmøre, known from bands like Come Shine, Flukt, Gjermund Larsen Trio.

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Career

Meisfjord attended the Jazz program at Trondheim Musikkonservatorium (1998–2001).

He won Spellemannprisen (2002) with the jazz band Come Shine (1998–2003), played Norwegian folk music with the trio 'Flukt', Irish folk music in 'Musharings', cool jazz in John Pål Inderberg's The Zetting, pop in Siri Gjære's band, and was in the Trondheim Jazz Orchestra with Pat Metheny. Other musicians he has worked with include Odd Nordstoga, Dadafon, Kringkastingsorkesteret, Trondheim Soloists, Kari Bremnes, Dipsomaniacs, Gjermund Larsen, Tord Gustavsen, and Stig Rennestraum.

Recently he has played with the 'Urban Tunélls Klezmerband'.

Honors

  • 2002: Spellemannprisen in the class Jazz for the album Do Do That Voodoo, within Come Shine
  • Discography

    Within Come Shine
  • 2001: Come Shine (Curling Legs)
  • 2002: Do Do That Voodoo (Curling Legs)
  • 2003: Come Shine With The Norwegian Radio Orchestra In Concert (Curling Legs)
  • 2002: Do Do That Voodoo (Curling Legs)
  • Within Flukt
  • 2001: Spill (2L)
  • With Sissel Kyrkjebø
  • 2005: Nordisk Vinternatt (Mercury)
  • With Roger Johansen
  • 2007: World Of Emily (Inner Ear)
  • With Kari Bremnes
  • 2007: Reise (Strange Ways Records)
  • 2009: Ly (Kirkelig Kulturverksted)
  • 2012: Og Så Kom Resten Av Livet (Kirkelig Kulturverksted)
  • With Odd Nordstoga
  • 2008: Pilegrim (Sonet Music)
  • Within Gjermund Larsen Trio
  • 2008: Ankomst (Heilo)
  • 2010: Aurum (Heilo)
  • 2013: Reise (Heilo)
  • 2016: Salmeklang (Heilo)
  • With Gabriel Fliflet
  • 2008: Rio Aga (NorCD)
  • References

    Sondre Meisfjord Wikipedia