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Espen Berg, born June 30th 1983 in Hamar, is a Norwegian pianist and composer. He currently resides in Trondheim, where he attained a master’s degree after studying at the University of Science and Technology’s highly acknowledged jazz department. Currently, Espen’s main projects include his solo project, Espen Berg Trio, Trondheim Jazz Orchestra with Marius Neset and Kåre Kolve Quartet.

Espen has travelled around the world playing concerts in all parts of Norway, Cuba, Syria, Spain, France, Belgium, USA, Sweden, Denmark, the Faroe Islands, Hungary, among other places. He has participated on several CD productions, and worked with artists such as Trondheim Jazzorkester, Marius Neset, Per Jørgensen, Susanne Lundeng, Cantus, Tore Johansen, Mambo Compañeros, Ragnhild Faanes Quartet, Luftforsvarets Musikkorps, Ungdomssymfonikerne, Jovan Pavlovic, Amer Dahbar, Maher Mahmoud, Sissel Kyrkjebø, Darryl Tookes, Grete Storbæk Eriksen, among others. Espen has also written music for the Grammy nominated Trondheim Soloists, Cikada String Quartet and Quintus.

In 2007 he was awarded the prize for being the best soloist at Hoeilaart International Jazz Contest in Belgium, and he was nominated for the annual solo jazz piano competition at Montreux Jazz Festival in both 2012 and 2013. Espen has been lecturing at the university in Trondheim and Trøndertun college since 2005, in addition to a high number of private students.

Espen Berg Espen Berg, Trondheim, Norway

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  • AoB session: Arpeggios Artwork

    AoB session: Arpeggios

    Espen Berg on February 04, 2014 19:54
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  • Take a deep breath

    Espen Berg on December 04, 2013 14:12
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  • Acres of Blue - CD preview Artwork

    Acres of Blue - CD preview

    Espen Berg on November 04, 2013 12:53
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  • LoopFun

    Espen Berg on August 13, 2013 22:03
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  • Improvisation, live Artwork

    Improvisation, live

    Espen Berg on December 18, 2012 12:35
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  • Vandringsmann, live Artwork

    Vandringsmann, live

    Espen Berg on December 18, 2012 12:19
  • Noctilucent Artwork

    Noctilucent

    Espen Berg on September 14, 2012 06:47
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