Anton Eger

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Over six previous releases, Anglo-Scandinavian piano trio Phronesis have been honing their own particular sound, one that nods to EST, Brad Mehldau an(...)

Comparing Danish keyboardist Morten Schantz’s new project to Weather Report is a compliment. It’s not just because Joe Zawinul and Wayne Shorter firs(...)

So often, these star-meets-orchestra projects are like parachutes passing in the night, but when Norwegian saxophonist Marius Neset arrived to play w(...)

Anglo-Scandinavian piano trio Phronesis manage to thread the most difficult needle in music, reaching an audience outside the jazz ghetto without (...)

Phronesis: the jazz trio consists of (from left) English pianist Ivo Neame, Danish bassist Jasper Høiby and Swedish drummer Anton Eger. Photograph: Peter Van Breukelen

Popularity is not a condition that afflicts many young jazz musicians. Even for the best, writing, rehearsing and performing challenging creative m(...)

Phronesis: Life to Everything
  • Music
  • April 11, 2014, 00:00

They have four studio albums under their collective belts and enjoy wide acclaim for their mesmeric live shows. So this Anglo-Nordic outfit look re(...)