When André Roligheten arrives at Jazzfest, he brings with him brand new music. The commission has been named Transmission and is performed by some of Norway's most successful musicians.
André is a highly sought-after musician on the European jazz scene, best known for contributing his creative saxophone playing in Gard Nilssen's Acoustic Unity and Supersonic Orchestra and with Team Hegdal and Susanne Sundfør.
André Roligheten - saxophones and clarinets
Ståle Storløkken - keyboards
Jon Rune Strøm - double bass
Gard Nilssen - drums and vibraphone
In collaboration with Jazzfest Skien. Supported by the Norwegian Composers' Fund.