Mats Eilertsen

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.

He composes for various ensembles and projects and has released 9 albums in his own name, the latest one being Mats Eilertsen `RubiconĀ“on ECM in 2016.


Mats is one of the finest and most distinct bass players on the Norwegian jazz scene of today. He has a special warm and lyrical way of treating the bass, being steady and experimental at the same time, bringing it all together and yet showing openness, willingness, and constantly searching for new sounds. 


He has participated on 100 recordings with a wide range of artists.