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Faroe Islands tour

Video report from our Faroe Islands tour the last week of January 2020.

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14 year old Maria checks out an Elvin Jones solo during the lockdown in March.

Three young girls filled up one of Sentralen's main venues. See more photos (Article in Norwegian)

Autumn season premiere

Highly focused kids on stage for the autumn season's first concert in the "Barnas Jazzscene" series. See more photos (Article in Norwegian)

The nursery home "Paulus" has the neighbourhoods coolest spot. See more photos (Article in Norwegian)

New season

We always take a break after the Kids in Jazz festival, but this week we couldn't wait any more. See more photos (Article in Norwegian)

Una warming up

13 year old Una warming up for the new season with Ornette Coleman's Jayne.

1,2 million grant from Sparebank stiftelsen

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.

The grand final was exactly that. See photo presentation (some text in Norwegian)

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12 year old Gabriela Rengifo during online lesson from Bolivia.

Esbjerg in southern Denmark first stop after Faroe Islands. See more photos (Article in Norwegian)

With approved infection test we were fianlly ready to meet new talents in Faroe Islands. See more photos (Article in Norwegian)

Finally the kids could perform for a live audience again. See photo presentation (some text in Norwegian)

On May 31st we are ready for the first concert after lockdown. Article in Norwegian

When we realised we had to move all activities online we expected the first calm period since our project was established. We were SO wrong! Article in Norwegian

From March 12th we move all our activities online. Article in Norwegian

A very strong and VERY young Nordic group was presented at Sentralen on March 8th. See photo presentation (some text in Norwegian)

This week we teach kids in London. See more photos (Article in Norwegian)

February 13-14th we had a didactic lab for Master students at the Academy in Oslo. See more photos (Article in Norwegian)

New success in the series "Jazzbarna inntar Sentralen February 9th. See photo presentation (some text in Norwegian)

On February 8th we performed againat the exciting Crossover Festival in Moss, south east Norway. See more photos (Article in Norwegian)

January 27th to February 2nd 2020 Listaleypurin engaged us for a fantastic adventure in Faroe Islands. See more photos (Article in Norwegian)

Januar 20-23rd we had another great workshop in Reykjavik. See more photos (Article in Norwegian)

Audiences very excited when we opened the series "Jazzbarna inntar Sentralen" on January 19th. See more photos (Article in Norwegian)

On January 16th we had another GREAT workshop with the celebrated Italian bass player Federica Michisanti. See more photos (Article in Norwegain)