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Eirik Hegdal is a norwegian saxophonist and composer, living in Trondheim. This site will show you some of the ongoing projects.
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Spellemann: Team Hegdal

Spellemann: Team Hegdal

Team Hegdal are extremely happy to share that we won the award for “best jazz album 2015” at the Norwegian Spellemann Award! We wish to express our thanks to: Those of you who likes to listen to us! Particular Recordings! MusikkLosen! Ingar Hunskaar! Morten Stendahl! Birgit Rostad at Synlig Design! Skansen Lydstudio! Midtnorsk Jazzsenter! Trondheim...
Team Hegdal "Vol 3" nominated for Spellemann (Grammy)

Team Hegdal “Vol 3” nominated for Spellemann (Grammy)

Team Hegdal are honored to be nominated for Spellemann (Norwegian grammy) for our album “Vol 3”!
It is Christmas time! Isn't it?

It is Christmas time! Isn’t it?

Last year I arranged a Christmas song, “Hellige Natt”, for Kirsti Huke / NTNU Chamber Orchestra / NTNU Jazz Ensemble. You can hear it in the right meny (soundcloud), or check out the video HERE Merry Christmas!
Touring with Mats Eilertsen "Rubicon"

Touring with Mats Eilertsen “Rubicon”

Mats Eilertsen’s commissioned piece for VossaJazz last year, “Rubicon”, is touring in Norway these days. Welcome to Arenal, Bergen and Trondheim! Beautiful music! From left: Thomas T Dahl (guitar), Harmen Franje (piano), Eirik Hegdal (sax/clarinet), Olavi Louhivuori (drums), Trygve Seim (sax), Rob Waring (vibraphone/marimba). Picture by: André Løyning
Angles 9 in Krakow, Vilnius and Skopje

Angles 9 in Krakow, Vilnius and Skopje

Angles 9, playing the great music of Martin Küchen (picture), are having a small tour, playing in Krakow, Vilnius and Skopje.
Team Hegdal "Vol 3" soon to be released

Team Hegdal “Vol 3” soon to be released

Finaly, the third volume from Team Hegdal is here (in some days). We are happy to share it with you! The CD will be released April 7th, and the LP will be around from June 2nd. Here is some information: TEAM HEGDAL «Vol 3» CD release April 07 2015 p!6CD 7071245180584 LP release June 02 2015
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Team Hegdal playing "Swing" at Unterfahrt

Team Hegdal playing “Swing” at Unterfahrt

As Team Hegdal are about to release “Vol 3”, here are they in action, live from Unterfahrt in Munich.
Team Hegdal playing "Moldus" at Unterfahrt

Team Hegdal playing “Moldus” at Unterfahrt

As Team Hegdal are about to release “Vol 3”, here are they in action, live from Unterfahrt in Munich.
EnEnEn at Moskus, with Oscar Grönberg

EnEnEn at Moskus, with Oscar Grönberg

EnEnEn will start the seasons first concert for Trondheim Jazzforum at Moskus the 5th og February. Oscar Grönberg will be joining us, playing the piano.
Trondheim Jazz Orchestra 15 years

Trondheim Jazz Orchestra 15 years

We had a great tour, celebrating Trondheim Jazz Orchestra, being 15 years! Listen and watch the Oslo concert HERE These joined the tour: LIVE MARIA ROGGEN voice EIRIK HEGDAL saxophones, clarinet ESPEN REINERTSEN tenor saxophone, bass clarinet HANNA PAULSBERG tenor saxophone JOHN PÅL INDERBERG soprano- and baritone saxophone EIVIND LØNNING trumpet MARIE SOLUM GRAN french horn ØYVIND BRÆKKE trombone ADRIAN LØSETH...
Trondheim Jazz Orchestra with Marius Neset won a award for Best Jazz album 2014!

Trondheim Jazz Orchestra with Marius Neset won a award for Best Jazz album 2014!

TJO with Marius Neset won the Norwegian music award “Spelemannsprisen” for Best Jazz album 2014! Great fun!
Trondheim Jazz Orchestra / Hegdal / Redman in Barcelona and Guimaraes

Trondheim Jazz Orchestra / Hegdal / Redman in Barcelona and Guimaraes

Once again the Trondheim Jazz Orchestra had the great honor to play with Joshua Redman, now at the Barcelona Jazz Festival and Guimaraes Jazz Festival. Picture from Palau de la musica in Barcelona!