December 10, 2018 11:14 am
2019 promises to be busy with several new album releases on the horizon:
Haftor Medbøe / Jacob Karlzon – Vinyl EP release in February
The Will of the People (with Pete Furniss & Tom Bancroft) – album release in June
Jazz225 (a collection of original jazz tunes for the under fives) – album release in July
Hvo æ va barn – (with Eva Malling & Gunnar Halle) – recording in Copenhagen, January for release later in 2019
Stay tuned for a variety of related live dates
May 3, 2018 10:54 am
Overjoyed to be launching a new collaboration with the fantastic Swedish pianist Jacob Karlzon. We premiere a set of new material at this year’s
Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival on 20th July, after which we’re off to record at Castlesound Studios. Stay tuned for updates.
March 3, 2017 3:50 pm
We’re busy gearing up to making a follow-up album to The Space Between. Writing is underway and recording is happening in August.
In the meantime, come say hello and maybe get a sneak preview of new tunes at one of our 2017 live shows:
20/04 – 21:00:
Jazz ao Centro Clube, Coimbra, Portugal
21/04 – 18:30: Guilherme Cossoul, Lisbon, Portugal – open rehearsal and masterclass
22/04 – 22:30: Hot Club Portugal, Lisbon, Portugal
04/08 – 13:15: St Ann’s Church, Manchester Jazz Festival, UK
22/08 – 20:00: The Watermill Jazz Club, Dorking, UK
February 10, 2017 11:09 am
I’m playing a solo improvisation for Old Town New Music in the cavernous reverb of St Giles Cathedral Edinburgh on Friday 10th February. Showtime is 20:00 and entry is free (as is the improvisation).
October 12, 2016 4:26 pm
October 2016 we’re playing two gigs for
Haugesund Kulturnatt in Norway (21st and 22nd)
In April 2017 we’ll be in Portugal at
Jazz ao Centro Clube, Coimbra (20th) in Portugal and at Hot Club Portugal (22nd), Lisbon
More dates announced soon.
June 29, 2016 5:32 pm
Medbøe Eriksen Halle Summer/Autumn gigs:
Edinburgh Jazz Festival – 17/07/16
Stirling Tolbooth – 09/10/16
Islay Jazz Festival – 10/09/16
Jazz Bar, Edinburgh – 11/09/16
Kulturnatt, Haugesund 21+22/10/16
May 22, 2016 2:09 pm
Will be playing two duo gigs with the celebrated songstress Jessie Bates for the
Leith Jazz Festival in June:
Friday 2nd June @ 14:00 –
The Scotch Malt Whisky Society
Friday 2nd June @ 19:00 –
The Compass Bar
January 25, 2016 9:39 am
The new album has been getting some nice attention from the press, both here in the UK and further afield. Visit the
press page to see what our lovely journalist friends have been saying.
December 9, 2015 5:15 pm
Pete and Haftor are still ‘
Bitter Together‘, bringing you a sonic slap and tickle at Tinderbox Fest on Saturday 12th December at Roxy Assembly – Showtime is 14:45 and the afternoon events are free.
New Medbøe/Eriksen/Halle release, The Space Between is now available in all good real and virtual record stores (a selection below):