Haftor Medbøe is a jazz guitarist, composer, educator and researcher based in Edinburgh, Scotland. He is Jazz Musician in Residence and Associate Professor at Edinburgh Napier University, UK.
The current album with Espen Eriksen (piano) and Gunnar Halle (trumpet) The Space Between is released on Losen Records, Norway from 20th Nov 2016.
Places + Spaces, featuring Anneke Kampman and Konrad Wiszniewski is available now from www.fabrikant-records.net and all good digital retailers. Recorded in Edinburgh, Scotland the album fuses the found sounds of nature alongside acoustic and electronic instrumentation.
They’re on to something new and exciting
The album as a whole is a beautiful piece of art JazzWorldQuest
A band with huge integrity and originality
Great music reaching fulfillment and intensity
Bold and strident ... One to watch
Contemporary and beautiful
Vivid musical soundscapes
... and yes, the hairs on the back of my neck moved
The Islay Directory
Edinburgh City, EH3
Jazz Musician in Residence, Napier University Edinburgh
Offers clinics in improvisation and ensemble playing.