Mats Eilertsen (b.1975, Trondheim, Norway)
Mats is a highly in-demand musician and plays in a number of
different bands and constellations in Norway and internationally,
such as the Tord Gustavsen Ensemble (ECM)
the Source (ECM) with Trygve Seim, Øyvind Brække, Per
Oddvar Johansen, drums,
dutch pianist Wolfert Brederode Quartet (ECM) Parish (ECM)
with Fredrik Ljungkvist (S), Bobo Stenson (S) and Thomas
He has also released 6 CDs in his own name, the latest one
being Mats Eilertsen `SkyDive'on norwegian label Hubromusic.
`SkyDive`features Tore Brunborg, sax, Thomas T. Dahl, guitar,
Alexi Tuomarila, piano, Olavi Louhivuori, drums.
Mats is one of the finest and most distinct bass players on the
Norwegian jazz scene of today