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Hilde Hefte

A Brief Biographical Resume.

«The jazz-singer who manage to get the whole jazz-country to stop and listen.»

These words came from one of the most respected jazz journalists in Norway (Roald Helgheim) when he wrote his review about Hilde Hefte's new album 'Short Stories' (released 2013) and he is referring to her first solo-recording 'Round Chet's Midnight'.

And he continued - and said about her latest recording: «Hilde Hefte's most important decision. The jazz singer Hilde Hefte said she had to do something new, and she has done so with bravour.»

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Press about Hilde Hefte's new album Short Stories - PJRCD 124, released April 2013:

The National Newspaper DAGSAVISEN:
Hefte goes in a different direction on her brilliant solo-release.
Hilde Hefte’s most important decision. The jazz singer Hilde Hefte said she had to do something new, and she has done so with bravour. Roald Helgheim

The Newsapper LILLEHAMMER BYAVIS: 6 on the dice:
(...) «You Leave Me Breathless» is so undescribable beautiful in this version

The Newspaper GUDBRANDSDØLEN: 5 on the dice:
Very versatile from Hilde Hefte

The Newspaper FEDRELANDSVENNEN (Fvn): 5 on the dice
Brave woman.
(...) It is of course not enough being brave if you want to receive 5 on the dice in this newspaper

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Albums

Short Stories
Short Stories
Ponca Jazz Records
2013
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An Evening In Prague
Hot Club Records
2008
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On The Corner
On The Corner
Ponca Jazz Records
2006
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Playsong. The Music...
Hot Club Records
2001
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