Interview: University of Tartu “100 Days in Office”, by Inga Külmoja

Interview by Inga Külmoja


Improvised Trio Session, Helsinki, Finland

Visiting Mardilaat and the Music Department at Metropolia University of Applied Sciences, its head and close friend Jere Laukkanen, put together an improvised concert session at Ravintola Haikaranpesä. Featuring Iñaki Sandoval (piano), Eric Ineke (drums), and Teemu Akerblom (bass). Second trio featuring Mikael Jakobson (piano),  Teemu Akerblom (bass), and Tomi Salesvuo (drums).


2015 Jaffa International Jazz Festival, Tel-Aviv, Israel

First edition of the Jaffa International Jazz Festival in Tel-Aviv (October 8,9 &10, 2015), featuring international artists from all over the world.

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Iñaki Sandoval performed three concerts, with three different programs and bands:

Bill Evans Tribute. Iñaki Sandoval (piano), Avi Adrian (electric piano), Eli Magen (double bass), Gasper Bertoncelj (drums)

Carmen McRae Tribute. Deborah J. Carter (vocal, lead), Arie Welnitz (double bass), Eithan Itzkovich (drums)

Jazz Connects People All-Star Band. Emil Bizga (trumpet, Romania), Gyárfás  István (guitar, Hungary), Iñaki Sandoval (piano, Spain), Jeff Berlin (bass, USA), Jan de Hass (drums, Belgium), Heinrich von Kalnein (saxophone and flute, Austria), Attila Korb (trombone, Ungaria),
Deborah J. Carter (voic, USA)

Iñaki Sandoval appointed director of the Viljandi Culture Academy – University of Tartu

Iñaki Sandoval has been elected director of the Viljandi Culture Academy – University of Tartu, Estonia. The new position term will start on September 1. Complete article ut_logo

4* CD Review at Cuadernos de Jazz, by Enrique Turpin

“He aquí parte de la flor y nata del jazz europeo, que simplemente quiere decir el jazz que se practica en el Viejo Continente, nada más. Las conexiones musicales son tan abiertas y dispares, se enriquecen en cada superposición personal, que no vale la pena entrar en discusiones infructuosas: tan europeo es Chick Corea como americano es Carles Benavent, sin ir más lejos, y ahí lo dejo, que suena Sausolito y desaparecen todas las disputas…” Full review

Electric Trio Live

Interview at iJazz Club – iCat Radio, by Toni Pola

Radio interview, by Toni Pola

iJazz Club, at iCat Radio, Barcelona


Review on All About Jazz, by Bruce Lindsay

Nice review of “Electric Trio Live” at All About Jazz, by Bruce Lindsay


Spanish National Radio – RNE4: Interview, with Pere Pons

Listen the interview here (Catalan, min 27:00)


New album: Iñaki Sandoval “Electric Trio Live”, featuring Carles Benavent and Roger Blavia

Available on February 20th, 2015, on all digital stores

Full video of the live concert (DVD), available on Youtube

Physical deluxe edition (DVD & CD) available on March 25th

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Presentation at VI Afterwork APD conference, Barcelona

VI Afterwork APD Conference, at Palau de Congressos de Catalunya (Dec 11th, 2014)

Presentation with Juan Carlos Cubeiro

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