Friends & Neighbors – Tickets – Constellation – CHICAGO, IL – February 26th, 2020
Friends & Neighbors

Friends & Neighbors with special guests Josh Berman and Nick Mazzerlla

Ages 18+
A rare Chicago performance from this all-star group of Scandanavian improvisers.

Thomas Johansson – trumpet

André Roligheten – tenor saxophone/clarinets

Oscar Grönberg - piano

Jon Rune Strøm – double bass

Tollef Østvang – drums

Friends & Neighbors represents a new generation of bands from the Norwegian jazz-scene. The music can be described as energetic and melodic free jazz inspired by musicians like Ornette Coleman, Archie Shepp, Pharoah Sanders and John Carter.

The quintets members can also be heard in bands like Team Hegdal, Paal Nilssen-Love Large Unit, Frode Gjerstad trio, Cortex and All Included.