Photos from Book Launch

 
EFG London Jazz Festival 2016 - Jazz and Europe: Fiona Talkington and Luca Vitali

2016 - November 13th

Fiona Talkington, founding presenter of Late Junction, leads a discussion about the growth of the Norwegian jazz scene with The Sound of the North author Luca Vitali.

JAZZ EM AGOSTO 2016 - Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian - Ph: Petra Cvelbar

2016 - August 13h

Ontem foi um dos dias mais preenchidos do Jazz em Agosto, com o lançamento do livro de Luca Vitali sobre a cena jazz na Noruega, o solo de Paal Nilssen-Love e por fim o projeto Supersonic, de Thomas de Pourquery, a fechar a noite no Anfiteatro ao Ar Livre.

CONTINENTAL DRIFT:
50 YEARS OF JAZZ FROM EUROPE EDINBURGH NAPIER UNIVERSITY

2016 - July 16-17th

NATTJAZZ - Bergen [NO] - with Jan Børge Leirvik (NRK TV Hordaland)

​​27/05/2016

 

 

TRONDHEIM JAZZ FEST - Trondheim [NO] - with Fiona Talkington & Tor Hammero

​​07/05/2016

 

 

NØRDIC FRAMES | Palazzo Grassi - Venice [IT] with Enrico Bettinello (Giornale della Musica, AllAboutJazz, Bow Up)

​​28/02/2016

 

 

TURNER SIMS | Southampton [UK] with Concert Hall Manager Kevin Appleby + Daniel Herskedal, Eyolf Dale
and Helge Andreas Norbakken

​​20/02/2016

 

 

TERRE DEL NORD FESTIVAL - Turin [IT] with Edoardo Narbona (festival director, musical composer and director

​​11/02/2016

 

 

Tampere Jazz Happening
- Tampere (FI) with Jan Granlie (Salt Peanuts)

​​31/10/2015

 

The Sound of the North - Norway and the European Jazz Scene is an English translation of Luca Vitali's 2014 book Il Suono del Nord - La Norvegia protagonista della scena jazz Europea, charting the history of Norwegian jazz and its rise to international recognition as a cultural force within Europe and globally. The Sound of the North presents Luca Vitali's journey of discovery told through his own experiences and meetings with musicians, writers, journalists, promoters and record labels.

Nasjonal jazzscene – Victoria - Oslo (NO)
with Rob Young (Jazznytt)

​​16/10/2015

 

Afterward follows Håkon Kornstad concert/launch of "Tenor Battle" (Håkon Kornstad – tenor saxophone and tenor singer, loopmachine, Per Zanussi – double bass, Sigbjørn Apeland – harmonium, Øyvind Skarbø – drums, Asle Karstad – sound

Jazzaldia - San Sebastian (ES)
with Jan Bang & Erik Honoré 

​​23/07/2015

 

First preview in  San Sebastian for The Sound of the North on 24/07/2015 at Teatro Victoria Eugenia connectet to  "Punkt in Donostia" with Nils Petter Molvaer, Arve Henriksen, Jan Bang, Sidsel Endresen, Eivind Aarset, Eri Honoré, Ingar Zach, Trio Medieval and more.

Scene Norway Plus at St George's Bristol (UK) with Fiona Talkington

​​22/11/2014

 

 

Italian author, photographer and journalist Luca Vitali has been following Norwegian music as part of an intense personal journey into what he calls ‘the Sound of the North’. Especially for Scene Norway Plus, Luca presents an exhibition of portraits from his book, ‘Il Suono del Nord’, which documents the historical roots and contemporary flowering of new jazz in Norway. Exhibition public view in the Doric Room.

Punkt Festival - Kristiansand (NO) with Fiona Talkington

​​06/09/2014

 

Luca Vitali presents his book Il suono del nord, in conversation with Fiona Talkington (Hotel Norge 8th Floor)

 

The Sound of the North

Norway and the European Jazz Scene

by Luca Vitali

edited by Fiona Talkington

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