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Intense concert period culminated at Nasjonal Jazzscene
Three weeks concert maraton finished with a great concert at Nasjonal Jazzscene, featuring 13 year old piano player Rhona Ustunel from London (Article in Norwegian)
Finally after almost two years, we are able to present 13 year old Rhona Ustunel from London. (Article in Norwegian)
Visit from Denmark
On the video above you can see a report from our tour in Faroe islands with Amalie the last week of January 2020, right before everything closed down
This week we are having a visit from the talented Danish piano player Amalie Bendixen. (Article in Norwegian)
Jazz kids goes to church
Some of our most experienced students will be featured when we present an avant garde jazz consert in Sofienberg church on 24. October. (Article in Norwegian)
Love Songs for Afghanistan
On 17. oktober we were invited to join the wonderful project "Love Songs for Afghanistan" at the Norwegian Music Academy. You can see the beautiful concert in the video on the right (our contribution starts around 18:05). (Article in Norwegian)
Premiere with guests from Faroe islands
On 17. October we opened the autumn season for the series "Jazzbarna inntar Sentralen". (Article in Norwegian)
Party at Nasjonal Jazzscene
On 16. October we started a three weeks intense concert period. (Article in Norwegian)
New contacts in Italy
1-11. October we could finally reunite with our dear contacts in Italy, AND meet many new ones. (Article in Norwegian)
Barnas Jazzscene is back!
Already on 4. September we were ready to start the autumn season at Nasjonal Jazzscene. (Article in Norwegian)
Tour in Faroe islands
Kids in Jazz 2021
Club concept in Sentralen på Sentralen. (Article in Norwegian)
Celebration at Nasjonal Jazzscene
As usual there will be a big concert at Nasjonal Jazzscene on Saturday. (Article in Norwegian)
Opening concert in Marmorsalen
As usual there will be a grand opening in Marmorsalen on 12. August. (Article in Norwegian)
Buzz workshop 2021
Buzz workshop 2021 will take place
9-11. August 8-12 year olds
12-14. August 13-16 year olds
Tour on Faroe Islands
Click on the video to se a report from our tour in Faroe islands the last week of January 2020.
We have established a project for youth that are on their way into music education (Article in Norwegian)
During the lockdown we have found new ways of playing together (Article in Norwegian)
Maria checks out a solo by Elvin Jones during an online lesson in March 2020.
Ready for auditions
Two of our students had online high school auditions the first week of May
The world came to the Norwegian Music Academy
8-9. April we had a lab for master students of music pedagogy at the Norwegian Academy of Music. (Article in Norwegian)
Faroe Islands tour
Video report from our Faroe Islands tour the last week of January 2020.
14 year old Maria checks out an Elvin Jones solo during the lockdown in March.
Improbasen is a learning center in Oslo, where children can learn about jazz and improvised music. We operate all around the world, you can visit us, and we can visit you. We engage deeply in developing networks for musicians, educators and all good people dedicated this this field.
12 year old Gabriela Rengifo during online lesson from Bolivia.
Finally the kids could perform for a live audience again. See photo presentation (some text in Norwegian)
Exciting rendevouz with master drummer Thomas Strønen
After the success in Nasjonal Jazzscene we had to hurry to the next island state. The coming week new adventures waits us in Faroe Islands. Good to know then that our guests from Iceland are well taken care of by the brilliant drummer Thomas Strønen. Article in Norwegian