Arne Nordheim: Complete Accordion Works
Frode Haltli began playing the accordion at the age of seven. His debut CD Looking on Darkness was released on the prestigious German label ECM in 2002. Further releases have included the albums Passing Images where he is joined by trumpeter Arve Henriksen, viola player Garth Knox and vocalist Maja Solveig Kjelstrup Ratkje, as well as Yeraz on which he performs with saxophonist Trygve Seim. Haltli has played as a soloist with orchestras worldwide and at contemporary music events in Warsaw, Witten and Huddersfield, as well as major jazz, classical and world music festivals. He has established links with several composers, among them Maja Solveig Kjelstrup Ratkje, Bent Sørensen, Rolf Wallin, Atli Ingólfsson, Hans Abrahamsen, Jo Kondo and Sam Hayden.
Personnel: Frode Haltli (accordion), The Norwegian Radio Orchestra, Christian Eggen (conductor on 'Spur'), Raoul Björkenheim (electric guitar on 'Signals'), Hans-Kristian Kjos Sørensen (percussion on 'Signals')
- Spur (1975) for solo accordion and orchestra
- Signals (1967) for accordion, electric guitar and percussion, I
- Dinosauros (1971) for accordion and tape
- Flashing (1986) for solo accordion
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