Autumn 2019: The Music of John Coltrane on tour

The Stockholm Jazz Orchestra tours Sweden in September 2019 playing brand new arrangements featuring the music of John Coltrane. Tour schedule: Monday Sept 16 – E-street, Jazzklubben Sundsvall. Tuesday Sept 17 – Gamla Teatern, Östersund, Jazz i Jemtland. Wednesday Sept 18 – Bryggeriet, Härnösand, Öbacka Jazz o Blues. Thursday Sept 19 – Studion, Folkets hus, … Continue reading

New CD: Nature Spirits

The Stockholm Jazz Orchestra will soon release its new CD “Nature Spirits” (DO Records) featuring the music of Peter Knudsen. The release concert takes place on June 4th at The JazzPool in Uppsala.  

Autumn 2018: Jazzclub Fasching featuring the music of Maggi Olin and Christine Jensen, tour of Spain

Jazzclub Fasching, Stockholm, September 19, 2018 The SJO plays the music of Maggi Olin and Christine Jensen, conducted by Christine Jensen. New music by Maggi Olin for the SJO with support from the National Arts Council of Sweden. Tour of Spain, September 27-30, 2018 Thursday 27th of september, concert at Jimmy Glass Jazzbar in Valencia, Spain. Friday … Continue reading

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

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

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