Erlend Skomsvoll

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Birthday
12, 1969
Birthplace
Norway
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
12, 1969 (age 50)
Birthplace
Norway

About

Jazz artist who became known for his collaborations with bands Wibutee, Madrugada, Kaizers Orchestra, and his own Skomsork.

Before Fame

He was awarded a trainee position with Midt-norsk Jazzsenter in 2000 where he became central performer, conductor, and arranger for the Trondheim Jazz Orchestra.

Trivia

He was the Norwegian candidate for the 2001 European Jazz Prize.

Family Life

His family supported his musical ambitions, and he attended Oslo's Norges Musikkhøgskole and enrolled in the jazz program at Trondheim Musikkonservatorium.

Associated With

He toured with Chick Corea in 2001 after arranging and conducting a concert of Corea's music at the Molde International Jazz Festival in 2000.