Ljom is a Norwegian folk-jazzband whose concept is to arrange and compose new songs from old traditional melodies or texts. They have released two records – Seterkauk (2014) and Stundom (2017). Both on the Norwegian label Kirkelig Kulturverksted.
“Their abilities, ideas and solid sense of style, urban energy, jazz elements, progressive rock and tradition, all comes together and becomes a fantastic musical treasure chest stripped of any boundaries.” – The Norwegian newspaper Aftenposten about Ljoms Seterkauk.
The band members and composers are:
Kjersti Kveli – vocals
Sivert Skavlan – clarinet and cello
Nils Andersson – guitar
Per Walfridsson – piano and accordion
Anne Marte Eggen – bass
photo by Ole Alexander Kirknes