‘Wandering’ by Vela released as CD & Download!
CD (download included):
‘Wandering’ by Vela will be released on Eclipse Music Feb 10th: Vela – PR – Link
Pre-order ‘Wandering’ by Vela (featuring Anders Vestergaard)
New trio video from beautiful location
Esben Højlund receives second price (and 10.000 kr) at ‘Årets Nye Jazznavn 2016’
Support granted to Vela – album coming up.
‘Koda’, ‘Dansk Artist Forbund’ and ‘Dansk Musiker Forbund’ have granted economic support to the Danish-Finnish duo Vela (Esben Højlund & Aino Juutilainen). This means that the duo will record and release their first record in autumn 2016. The album will be featuring the extraordinary drummer Anders Vestergaard.
Finalist in ‘Årets Nye Jazznavn 2016’ (New Jazz Name 2016)
DPA and DR Big Bandet have nominated Esben Højlund for the title as 2016’s New Jazz Name. Esben Højlund’s composition ‘Morgen’ will be arranged and performed by DR Big Bandet in DR Koncerthuset the 15th of January 2016. The concert will be transmitted live by P8 Jazz. http://dpa.org/nyhed/fra-gade-jazz-til
All photos by Mathias Bojesen. http://mathiasbojesen.com