Terje Lie

Terje is currently - fall 2013 - working on his new album with Jeff Lorber and Jimmy Haslip. It is expected to be another slammin' production building on the tradition of Urban Vacation, the previous very successful album project featuring the same core trio!

On Terje's album Urban Vacation from 2010: Expanding upon the explosive energy, compelling melodies, and stylistic diversity of his previous acclaimed album “Traveler,” the Norwegian native - celebrating many years in the Los Angeles area, living mostly near the beach—on his new album takes a joyful “Urban Vacation” with contemporary jazz greats Jimmy Haslip and Jeff Lorber and breaks ground on a unique musical vibe best described as “groove jazz.”

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“Adding Haslip and Lorber to his team gave rise to a fascinating collaborative process that sparked what became a truly adventurous, R&B-driven contemporary jazz album.”

Jonathan Widran All Music Guide, Music Connection, Jazziz Magazine, Wine and Jazz Magazine

TERJE LIE Urban Vacation T-Cat Records Put the Yellowjackets’ bassist Jimmy Haslip and keyboardist/composer/producer Jeff Lorber on your team, and you’ve laid the groundwork for a jazz classic. That’s exactly what native Norwegian/L.A. based sax man Terje Lie (say “Terry Lee”) has done for his latest solo release, URBAN VACATION

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Primary Instrument

Saxophone

Willing to teach

Advanced students only.

Credentials/Background

Master of Music degree - Jazz Concentration Music Education Degree Long-time instructor Also: High School Band Director experience

Clinic/Workshop Information

Clinic description in the works. Students - beginner to advanced!

Albums

Urban Vacation
Urban Vacation
TCat Records
2010
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