From ECM: Mathias Eick “Skala”


Mathias Eick Skala
ECM 2187 (March 2011)

Mathias Eick trumpet
Andreas Ulvo piano
Audun Erlien electric bass
Torstein Lofthus drums
Gard Nilssen drums
Morten Qvenild keyboards
Tore Brunborg tenor saxophone
Sidsel Walstad harp


Mathias Eick’s intensely melodic trumpet occupies the centre-stage in this album of self-penned tunes which will appeal to an audience beyond “jazz”. Against the powerful backdrops offered by his sleek, modern band, driven by two drummers, he delivers richly lyrical soliloquies.
Available also as 180-gram vinyl LP.”

The album CD at Amazon April 2011 $15.56 , .mp3 no information at this time.