Photos from the first day of Kongshaugfestivalen on the 15. March 2019. The festival took place at Cosmopolite and Belleville in Oslo.
Tord Gustavsen trio at Cosmopolite
The three day festival took place at Cosmopolite and Belleville scene in Oslo.
Tord Gustavsen (piano)
Jarle Vespestad (drums)
Sigurd Hole (double bass)
Nils Økland & Sigbjørn Apeland in Belleville
The festival honored record studio owner and recording engineer Jan Erik Kongshaug.
Nils Økland (piano)
Sigbjørn Apeland (violin)
Arild Andersen trio at Cosmopolite
Kongshaug has recorded or produced more than 4.000 records. Many in his Rainbow Studio in Oslo.
Arild Andersen (double bass)
Paolo Vinaccia (drums)
Tommy Smith (saxophone)
Ole Paus in Belleville
Kongshaug is responsible for 700 recordings on the prestige jazz label ECM.
Ole Paus (vocal and guitar)
Jacob Young Quartet at Cosmopolite
In January 2019, Kongshaug was awarded the King's Medal of Merit.
Jacob Young (guitar)
Trygve Seim (saxophone)
Marcin Wasilewski (piano)
Sławomir Kurkiewicz (double bass)
Michał Miśkiewicz (drums)
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I’m documenting the music scene in Oslo through photography. All in a colaboration with the music venues and Wikimedia Norge. Highlights of my work is being published at @frontrowportraits at Instagram.
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