Autumn 2017: New music by Peter Knudsen and Martin Sjöstedt

The Stockholm Jazz Orchestra plays Peter Knudsen September 12: Örebro musikhögskola – Concert and live recording of new music by composer and pianist Peter Knudsen.   The Stockholm Jazz Orchestra plays Martin Sjöstedt “In the Blink of an Eye”, SJO:s first CD with music by pianist and bassist Martin Sjöstedt, received high praise from critics and … Continue reading

New CD: “Today” – The Legacy and Today

The new Stockholm Jazz Orchestra CD “Today” was officially released on June 29, 2015, at TeaterStudio Lederman, Stockholm. “Today” features new music to celebrate our 30th anniversary as a band.

In the Blink of an Eye: The Music of Martin Sjöstedt

In the Blink of an Eye: The Music of Martin Sjöstedt was released in September 2013 and received great reviews. More info, reviews, and sound clips here. For additional information please visit

The Stockholm Jazz Orchestra plays Martin Sjöstedt

This spring, the Stockholm Jazz Orchestra will play and record new music for big band written by bassist/pianist Martin Sjöstedt. We just finished two days of rehearsing Martin’s arrangements. Follow the making of this, rehearsals, interviews and more – head over to Don’t miss the chance to hear this music live before the recording … Continue reading

SJO plays SJO

Hösten 2013 kommer SJO att spela ny musik skriven för bandet av dess medlemmar. Göran Strandberg, Jukkis Uotila och Martin Sjöstedt har alla skrivit musik för SJO men det finns fler i bandet som antingen komponerar eller arrangerar eller gör båda delarna. Detta kommer vi att fokusera på under hösten 2013 med konserter och förhoppningsvis … Continue reading

New CD out now: “The Music of Jukkis Uotila”

The new Stockholm Jazz Orchestra CD “The Music of Jukkis Uotila” is out now on the KSJazz label. The CD features the music composed and arranged by Jukkis Uotila. On this exciting new release Jukkis Uotila showcases his brilliant writing, piano and drumming skills. New big band jazz in the style of Quincy Jones, Thad Jones and … Continue reading