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Tord Gustavsen

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Pianist Tord Gustavsen has released three albums on ECM Records with his trio; "Changing Places" (2003), "The Ground" (2005), and "Being There" (2007). While relating to fields like Scandinavian folk music, gospel, Caribbean music and cool jazz alike, the trio presents a unique universe of lyricism and subtle funkiness.

In 2008, Tord launches his new project, Tord Gustavsen Ensemble with a commissioned work for the Vossajazz Festival in Norway, followed by a few selected performances leading up to a new recording 2009. Tord also plays in duo and trio formats with the musicians in the new ensemble.



The Ground

2005 ECM
  • Tears Transforming
  • Being There
  • Twins
  • Curtains Aside
  • Colours of Mercy
  • Sentiment
  • Kneeling Down
  • Reach Out and Touch It
  • Edges of Happiness
  • Interlude
  • Token of Tango
  • The Ground