"...a far reaching orchestra clearly capable of handling anything and everything that's put in front of it." 
John Kelman, All About Jazz
Trondheim Jazz Orchestra is one of the most important and creative jazz ensembles in Norway. During the course of the last seventeen years, the orchestra has had a great number of exciting projects with norwegian and international jazz profiles such as Chick Corea, Pat Metheny, Joshua Redman, Erlend Skomsvoll, Eirik Hegdal, Sofia Jernberg, Maria Kannegaard, Kim Myhr, Jenny Hval, Stian Westerhus, Ståle Storløkken, Kristoffer Lo and Marius Neset.  
The orchestra belongs to the Mid-Norway Centre of Jazz who initiates and organises new projects. The orchestra is operated as a musicians' pool, so that the orchestra changes as to instrumentation and size from project to project. This gives room for great width in the repertory. The musicians that has been involved in the orchestra is among Norway's most famous jazz profiles.
Trondheim Jazz Orchestra is supported by: Norwegian Art Council, Trondheim City and County of Sør Trøndelag 


'Antropocen' by Skrap for Trondheim Jazz Orchestra was comissioned by the Molde Jazz Festival in 2015, and was premiered in July 2016. The album is an edited version of the premiere. Mixed by Jørgen Træen, and with additional vocals from Emilie Nicolas, Jenny Hval, Susanna, Hege Schøyen and Kjartan Fløgstad. 

It is released on the new and exciting label Fanfare, run by Synne Øverland Knudsen. 

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