|Occupation||Arranger, Composer, Performer|
|Categories||Jazz, Rock, Experimental Music|
Håkon Storm-Mathisen (born 1967, Oslo) is a Norwegian jazz guitarist, composer, and teacher.
Born 1967, Håkon Storm has co-operated with some of the best and most respected musicians in Norway. He also plays with younger talents, soloists and singers.
He composes for various ensembles, from trio to big band. Håkon regularly performs with his own trio, quartet, and quintet. In January 2012, he released “zinober”, an album with original compositions and impro works for solo guitar.
Co-founder of the Amsterdam-based modern jazz/rock/experimental quartet Winther-Storm. Also, member of Line Up , internationally recognized cool jazz orchestra, with Jimmy Halperin (US), Steve Altenberg (US). Also
Soloist, conductor, and composer for big bands; Bergen Big Band, Oslo Workshop Big Band, Prime Time Orchestra. He has done several tours in Japan with Japanese musicians. Håkon has toured in USA, and many countries in Europe. Håkon has also done shorter trips for studies of musical subjects in Europe, USA, Ghana, and Cuba
Teaching: Guitar, ensemble, rhythmic training, composition/theory, ear training, and improvisation classes at The Norwegian State Academy of Music since 1991.