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Phronesis

Primary Instrument: Band/orchestra

Jasper Høiby (Denmark) - double bass, Ivo Neame (UK) - piano, Anton Eger (Sweden) - drums.

“One of the most exciting bands on the planet today!” (Jazzwise)

Scandinavian/British jazz trio Phronesis have the ability to excite, inspire and move people in a way that few bands are able to do. Led by Danish double-bass player Jasper Høiby, their charismatic live performances have captured the hearts and minds of audiences worldwide and prompted Jon Newey (Editor of Jazzwise Magazine) to describe them as “the most exciting and imaginative piano trio since EST”.

With the critically acclaimed release of their fifth album 'Life to Everything', a reputation for spell-binding roller-coaster live performances and their second MOBO 'best jazz act' nomination, Anglo-Scandinavian trio Phronesis have been on a meteoric rise in 2014. This year's performing schedule has taken them to concert stages across the world from Morocco to Brazil, to festivals including North Sea, Copenhagen, Middelheim and Elb, and on tours across the UK, Germany, Belgium and the Netherlands, marking their rise to the forefront of the European club scene....
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    Life To Everything

    Edition Records
    2014
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    Walking Dark

    Edition Records
    2012
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    Alive

    Edition Records
    2010
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    Green Delay

    Loop Records
    2010
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    Green Delay

    Loop Records
    2009
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    Organic Warfare

    Loop Records
    2007
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Life To Everything

Edition Records (2014)
“One of the most exciting bands on the planet today” JAZZWISE

“Look out for Phronesis - they might change your life!” SEAN RAFFERTY ('IN TUNE' BBC RADIO 3)

“...the most electrifying experience to be had in British jazz” THE TELEGRAPH

“The most exciting and imaginative piano trio since EST” JON NEWEY (EDITOR JAZZWISE)

“Anyone who doubts there’s a UK jazz scene worth taking note of should listen to Phronesis, who are proof positive that we have bands that are worthy of jazz’s premier league right on our doorstep” BASS GUITAR MAGAZINE

“As the pile of talented and exciting piano trios continues to grow ever higher, it takes a very talented and exciting threesome to rise to the top and stay there...

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