Simon Toldam Trio
Nils Davidsen – bass, Simon Toldam – piano
Knut Finsrud – drums
Just added Simon Toldam Trio on the rooster for 2013 booking. Will be looking forward bringing out this wonderful trio live in they year to come.
These guys are amazing. Fresh, stylish and they can play music. Han Bennink, John Tchicai, Marilyn Mazur, Tom Rainy, Eivind Aarset, Nils Petter Molvær, Dave Douglas, Peter Brötzman, Evan Parker , Dave Liebman, Tim Berne, Carsten Dahl and many more, have already enjoyed playing with them in various constellations/ releases.
Their recent album, ”Sunshine Sunshine or Green as Grass” (ILK) has recieved awards and fantastisc press. One many ”Top album” lists for 2012. And its actually an live album, so you get a good idea, how they can play and get the club swinging.
They will be ready for booking through-out 2013 during these periods:
· April/ May: 29 April – 05 May
· July: 05-14 July
· September: 02-08 Sept.
· November: 18-24 November
Recent press (album out on ILK):
Tor Hammerø, 24/4-2012 - side2.no (NOR)
Danish shooting star – the trio is an unusual creative and listening organism, creating a special atmosphere through their music and expression which is rarely heard”
Stuart Nicholson, July 2012 – Jazzwise ((ENG)
“This is a mature statement of a musician who deserves to be heard on the European stage”
Laurence Donohue-Greene - New York City Jazz (USA)
Record Selected ”Recommended new release – May 2012”
Nordische Musik (DE)
“…an artistically accomplished jazz album, without question one of the best of the year.”
Christian Munch-Hansen, 31/3-2012 - Politiken (DK)
“One of the most interesting piano-trio releases this year.”