Mats Eilertsen (b.1975, Trondheim,
Mats is a highly in-demand musician
and plays in a number of different bands and constellations in Norway and
He composes for various ensembles
and projects and has released 9 albums in his own name, the latest one
being Mats Eilertsen `Rubicon´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.