Artists toured

These artists and groups were toured by Australia Northern Europe Liaison in the last twenty years.

From Poland

The Tomasz Stanko Quartet/Quintet

Australia, 2011 and 2016, Finland 2010, New Zealand 2009, Australia and Asia 2005

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From Norway

Tord Gustavsen Trio

Melbourne Jazz International Festival, Brisbane, New Zealand 2015
Melbourne Jazz International Festival 2008 - 'All legends series' - Hamer Hall
Sydney and Melbourne 2006, Wangaratta Festival of Jazz 2004
Available for touring in: Asia (except Japan) /Australia/New Zealand

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From Korea

From Finland

Jukka Perko's Finlandia Jazz Trio

Jukka Perko's Finlandia Jazz Trio
Canada, New Zealand, Melbourne, Brisbane, Cairns, Canberra 2005

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Jukka Perko's 'AVARA' Trio

June 2014, Australia and SE Asia

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Paavali Jumppanen

2004, 2006, 2010, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017

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Olavi + Kalevi Louhivouri Duo

Singapore, Malaysia, Australia 2005

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Severi Pyysalo with Thomas Clausen

Australia, Asia and New Zealand 1997
Denmark, Italy, Belgium and Malaysia 1999

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Joona Toivanen Trio

Belgium and Holland 2009, Korea and Australia 2007, Indonesia 2007, Australia, Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore 2003

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Trio Töykeät

1993, 1994, 1996, 1998, 2000, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005

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Iiro Rantala New Trio

Australia, New Zealand, China 2009, 2008

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Iiro Rantala

Korea 2016 (solo), Australia 2015 (solo), Australia 2011 (Duo with Pekka Kuusisto), Korea 2010 (Duo with Youn Sun Nah), Australia, New Zealand, China 2009 (New Trio), Australia 2007 (solo)

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Ilmiliekki Quartet

Singapore, Australia, New Zealand 2011, toured Canada 2009, Australia 2008

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Dr. Jari Perkiömäki

1998 Australia, 2013 Australia

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Sun Trio

2014 USA and Canada

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Sibelius 150 Trio

Australia 2015

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From Denmark

Katrine Madsen

Katrine Madsen
2006 with the Henrik Gunde Trio, 2003 Singapore and Australia, 2000 Australia and Philippines

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Hans Ulrik Group

2011 Australia (tour cancelled due to lack of funding), 2002 toured Australia, 1998 Southern Australia with Joe Chindamo Trio

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Scandinavian Summit

2001 toured Australia

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Palle Mikkelborg Trio


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Pierre Dørge & New Jungle Orchestra

Singapore, Hong Kong 2008, USA, Finland, Ireland, Thailand & New Zealand 2007, Australia, Malaysia, Bali 2006, Korea: Jarasum International Jazz Festival - Daejeon Jazz Festival - Peace Festival 2005, Belgium 2002, Australian Return Tour 1999, Toured Australia 1995

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Niels-Henning Ørsted Pedersen Trio

1996 Australia and New Zealand - 2001 Australia, New Zealand and Asia

Jens Winther with Australian-Scandinavian Jazz Connection

1996 Australia

Palle Mikkelborg with Australian Art Orchestra

1997 Australia

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Thomas Clausen with Severi Pyysalo

1997 Australia, New Zealand, Asia, 1999 Italy, Denmark and Belgium

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Trine-Lise Væring and Fredrik Lundin Group

Australia and Hong Kong, 2000

As part of 'Denmark Meets Australia' (1997)

Danish Radio Jazz Orchestra

1997, 2001 with Palle Mikkelborg. Australia, New Zealand and Asia

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Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen with Danish Radio Jazz Orchestra


New Danish Dance Theatre

1997 Austalia

Hotel Pro Forma

'Operation Orfeo' - 1997 Australia

Musica Ficta & Bo Holten

1997 Australia

From Holland

Clusone Trio

1995 Australia

Houdinis Sextet

1996 Australia

Misha Mengelberg

1996 Australia

The Stage Bus with Luluk Purwanto & The Helsdingen Trio

1997 - 1999 Australia

Willem Breuker Kollektief

1997 Australia

Borstlap, Bennink, Glerum Trio

1999 Australia

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From Sweden

From Australia

Alison Wedding Duo (with Sam Keevers)

Shanghai, Singapore 2004, Alison Wedding Quartet - touring Australia 2003

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Michelle Nicolle

Australia 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, Korea, Finland, Czech Republic 2015, Russia 2012, Malaysia 2009, New Zealand, Turkey, Estonia, Finland and Singapore 2007, Australia 2006
Korea, Taiwan, Singapore and Thailand 2004, Australia 2003

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Joe Chindamo

Australia Wide Tour 2003, Europe 1999

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Joe Chindamo, Dale Barlow, Ben Robertson

1996 as part of Australian-Scandinavian Jazz Connection (through 'Playing Australia')

Mike Nock

Denmark and Finland: 1996
Mike Nock Quartet: Vietnam, Taiwan, Hong Kong, China, Indonesia, Korea 1997
Mike Nock Big Small Band: Touring Australia 2002
Touring Australia 2006

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Alan Dargin

1998 to Norway (Oslo International Airport Opening)

Ten Part Invention

1998 to Taiwan, Phillipines, China, Singapore (through DFAT)

Moody's Brood Australia

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Barney Mcall/Kurt Rosenwinkel

Australian tour 2007

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Julien Wilson Trio

Australian tour 2011, Australian tour 2009, Korea 2009

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Doug de Vries

and Diana Clark Trio
Australia 2010, 2011, Australian tour 2009

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Neilsen Gough

Estonia, Ukraine, Switzerland, Singapore 2011 (tour cancelled due to lack of funding), Australia 2010

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Nat Bartsch

Australia 2011, Germany, Switzerland, Belgium 2010

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Julia Messenger

Australia 2012, Finland 2012

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Tony Gould

Melbourne Recital Centre 2017 and 2018

From Australia and Finland

Mike Nock Trio

and Jari Perkiomaki & Mika Myllari
1998 to all Australian States (through 'Playing Australia')