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Mats Gustafsson’s NU Ensemble

hidros 6 - 1Mats Gustafsson’s NU ensemble performed ‘Hidros 6’ at Mulhouse Music Festival on August 25. They will tour Europe in November, see under upcoming events.

Line-up: Mariam Wallentin vocals; Anders Nyqvist trumpet; Mats Gustafsson saxophones, conduction; Joe McPhee pocket trumpet, tenor sax, space organ; Christer Bothén bass clarinet, guimbri; Agustí Fernández piano, organ; Kjell Nordeson drums, vibes; dieb13 turntables; Per Åke Holmlander tuba; Jon Rune Strom and Ingebrigt Håker Flaten bass; Paal Nilssen-Love drums; Mikael Werliin sound

A different version of NU ensemble will perform ‘Hidros 7’, based on the music of Frank Zappa, at the festival in Sant’Anna Arresi, Sardinia.
Line-up: Bas Wiegers conduction; Jaap Blonk vocals; Anders Nyqvist and Nate Wooley trumpet; Mats Gustafsson, Ken Vandermark and Mette Rasmussen saxophones; Sten Sandell piano; Jamie Saft organ; Hedvig Mollestad and Julien Desprez guitar; Ingebrigt Håker Flaten bass; Morgan Ågren and Raymond Strid drums; Mikael Werliin sound

New studio album The Thing: SHAKE

TROST/The Thing Records, released on October 30, 2015

Shake cover

The Thing – US Tour Autumn 2015

The Thing – US Tour Autumn 2015

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Mats Gustafsson artist in residence at Moldejazz, 13-18 July 2015

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Lotte Anker new member of Fire! Orchestra

photo Micke Keysendal

photo Micke Keysendal

The new version of Fire! Orchestra is expanding already. The great Lotte Anker has been added to the sax section.

The full line-up: Mats Gustafsson – tenor sax; Johan Berthling – el bass; Andreas Werliin – drums; Mariam Wallentin – voice; Sofia Jernberg – voice; Anna Högberg – alto sax; Mette Rasmussen – alto sax; Lotte Anker – tenor and alto sax; Jonas Kullhammar – bass sax; Goran Kajfes – cornet; Niklas Barnö – trumpet; Mats Äleklint – trombone; Per-Åke Holmlander – tuba; Hild Sofie Tafjord – french horn; Andreas Berthling – electronics; Finn Loxbo – guitar; Julien Desprez – guitar; Martin Hederos – keyboard; Mads Forsby – drums

Fire! Orchestra will premiere a new piece on April 24 at Orion Theatre in Stockholm.
Followed by several appearances at the summer festivals – keep an eye on this website!

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