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Midtnorsk Jazzsenter
7481 Trondheim

General manager:
Bjørn Willadsen
+47 415 42 095

For booking inquiries:
Martin Taxt
+47 977 53 049

Mid-Norway Centre of Jazz  

Artistic director:
Eirik Hegdal

Producer, project manager:
Martin Taxt

Program Commitee:

Njål Ølnes (leader)

Sissel Vera Pettersen

Jan Ole Otnæs

Bjørn Willadsen


About us

"...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 thirteen 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, Vigleik Storaas, Geir Lysne, Bendik Hofset, Maria Kannegaard, Kim Myhr, Jenny Hval, Stian Westerhus, Ståle Storløkken, Albatrosh 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