Erik Tengholm


Trumpet player

Composer

Arranger

"This ingenuity and boldness is also manifested in the versatility that characterizes Erik's profile, where all musical styles are represented in Erik's glowing performance - all the way from Satchmo's iconic trumpet, via bebop to the modern trumpet idioms of today."


Jazz Club Fasching Society

Bengt Säve-Söderbergh Scholarship


Erik was awarded the Bengt Säve-Söderbergh Scholarship 2022, at Swedish Jazz yearly conferance. The prize sum is SEK 50 000 and the motivation as follows. 


"Erik has already shown an impressive versatility in his musiciansship. He moves freely through the whole history of jazz. From Louis Armstrong to the free forms of today. He masters classical jazz, but mostly in modern style. In addition, he composes and gladly arranges his music. He plays in many groups, big as well as small ones. Erik is becoming an important person in the Swedish jazz life."


Previous scholarship holders: Cecilia Persson, Joel Lyssarides, Malin Wättring, Naoko Sakata and Cornelia Nilsson.

 

 

 

 

Debut album out now - Stories From the Club

Erik released his debut album, Stories From the Club, on November 18 2021 through TengTones! The album features Erik Tengholm Quintet, one of the hottest jazz quintets you will find in Sweden, and consists of five original compositions by Erik and three of his favorite tunes by other composers. The album has been praised by the press:


"You can hear that every note comes from the heart and the musicians passion for the music" - Jazzreporter.com


"Frisk och luftig musik. Fylld av framåtlutad munterhet och ett uns av fräckhet [...] En riktigt bra platta totalt sett." - Orkesterjournalen/Jazz


Erik Tengholm - Trumpet & flugelhorn

Johan Christoffersson - Saxophones

Mattias Lindberg - Piano

Johan Tengholm - Double bass

Jonas Bäckman - Drums

Buy digital download

or CD through Bandcamp here

Pre-listen here

Public live performances

August


10/8 - Cedar Walton Tribute, Katalin, Uppsala


13/8 - With Sigurdur Flosason at Reykjavík Jazz Festival (Iceland)


17/8 - Marína Ósk kvartett, Reykjavík Jazz Festival (Iceland)


18/8 - Marína Ósk kvartett, Jazzfjelag Suðurnesjabær (Iceland)


27/8 - Olof Lunqvist, Maxad mini-jazzfestival, Askersund 


30/8 - Jeremia, Immanuelskyrkan, Stockholm


31/8 - Trio with William PW Nilsson & Johan Tengholm, Gubbhyllan, Stockholm



September


1/9 - Axel Mårdsjö Big Band, Jazz Club Fasching, Stockholm


2/9 - Bohuslän Big Band & Tommy Körberg, Uppsala Concert Hall


3/9 - Matilda Edgren Band, Katalin, Uppsala


9/9 - Stockholm Swing All Stars, Vintage Swing Night, Trondheim (Norway)


10/9 - Stockholm Swing All Stars, Vintage Swing Night, Trondheim (Norway)


16/9 - Blue House Jazz Orchestra & Eliane Elias, Stockholm Concert Hall


25/9 - Church music, Stefanskyrkan, Stockholm


30/9 - Tengholm Trio, Reginateatern, Uppsala



October


1/10 - Brooklyn Funk Essentials, Jazz Club Fasching, Stockholm


2/10 - Pelle Olofson Orchestra, Uppenbarelsekyrkan, Stockholm


5/10 - Mainland Jazz Collective, Stampen, Stockholm


6/10 - Storstan Street Brass, Gävle city


7/10 - Livejazzbaren feat Björn Ingelstam, Uplands nation, Uppsala


13/10 - Erik Tengholm Quintet, Spångafolkan, Stockholm


Stockholm Jazz Festival


14/10 - Stockholm Hot 7, Twang


15/10 - Tilde Schweitzer, Källarbyn, Stockholm


15/10 - Cannonball Adderley Tribute feat Fredrik Kronkvist, Stampen


18/10 - Jazz showcase, Fasching


19/10 - Stockholm Hot 7, Glenn Miller Café


20/10 - Sebastian Mattebo Journey On the Styx, Twang


21/10 - Nina Sand Band, Scalateatern


28/10 - Glenn Miller Orchestra, Skövde


29/10 - Glenn Miller Orchestra, Helsingborg


30/10 - Glenn Miller Orchestra, Helsingör



November


2/11 - Cannonball Adderley Tribute, Glenn Miller Café, Stockholm


4/11 - Jakob Klang, release concert at Tyresö, Stockholm


5/11 - Stockholm Hot 7, West Coast Jitterbugs, Gothenburg


9/11 - Mainland Jazz Collective, Katalin, Uppsala


10/11 - Trio with William Nilsson and Palle Sollinger at Bar Brahe, Stockholm


11/11 - Livejazzbaren feat Lina Lövstrand, Uplands Nation, Uppsala


12/11 - Stockholm Hot 7, Łódź, Poland 


13/11 - Ulf Johansson Werre Dixie Nouveaux, JANO, Vallentuna kulturhus, Stockholm


16/11 - Erik Tengholm Swing Time, Chicago, Stockholm


26/11 - Glenn Miller Orchestra, Kalmar


27/11 - Glenn Miller Orchestra, Oskarshamn


30/11 - Ulf Johansson Werre Dixie Nouveaux, Ladan i Farsta, Stockholm



December


2/12 - Glenn Miller Orchestra, Halmstad


3/12 - Glenn Miller Orchestra, Kungsbacka


4/12 - Glenn Miller Orchestra, Halden (Norway)


5/12 - Glenn Miller Orchestra, Oslo (Norway)


6/12 - Glenn Miller Orchestra, Kristinehamn


7/12 - Uppsala University Jazz Orchestra, Missionskyrkan, Uppsala


11/12 - Sala Storband, Missionskyrkan, Sala


14/12 - Christmas party, Katalin, Uppsala


15/12 - Glenn Miller Orchestra, Västerås


16/12 - Glenn Miller Orchestra, Vara


17/12 - Glenn Miller Orchestra, Linköping


18/12 - Glenn Miller Orchestra, Stockholm concert hall