"This year's NTNU - AMBASSADØR is a saxophonist and composer from Leirsund, Akershus. He graduated from Jazzlinja NTNU in
2013 with an apprenticeship in composition in the same place.
Together with the Megalodon Collective, he was a Gamesman nominee in 2015 and was named "Young Jazz Musician of the
Year" in 2016. The candidate has been on Norway Tour with Trondheim Jazz Orchestra and Come Shine, who has played on
Chick Corea's birthday party at Blue Note in New York. In addition, he is a rookie fresh winner of the year's Spellemannspris in
jazz with the band Hegge.
Since 2014 he has been the artistic director of MUST (Midtnorsk Ungdomsstorband) and has released the albums "Midtnorsk
Ungdomsstorband & Young Voices", plays the music of Martin Myhre Olsen (2016) and "New Beginnings" (2017)