Norwegian piano player, father of triplets.
Based in Oslo, working internationally.
DUGNAD rec artist and maker of #DailyPiano videos on Facebook and Instagram.
Born 1988 in Ålesund. Played in Åse Skolekorps Marching Band.
Got a really great Swedish piano teacher at age 10, who encouraged to pursue all
music, not just classical.
Got heavily into early Elton John, soul, funk, fusion, jazz and avant-garde - still studying
George Gershwin & Béla Bartók.
Played in the local Big Odd Band, leading to The Middle Norwegian Youth Big Band
(Midtnorsk ungdomsstorband), meeting future collaborator Henrik Munkeby Nørstebø,
Kristoffer Eikrem and Dan Peter Sundland.
Went to the Sund Folk College's jazz class (check that thing out!) and got to
consistently playing piano with other people in bands for the first time