Food & Drink Jun 08, 2012

Icelandic Jazz Piano Sensation Sunna Gunnlaugs Releases US Tour Dates

As jazz pianist Sunna Gunnlaugs along with long time bassist Thorgrimur Jónsson and drummer Scott McLemore prepare for their bi-coastal tour, the world is buzzing with positive reviews of their newest album, ‘Long Pair Bond.’

After spending over a decade in the United States, ‘Long Pair Bond’ marks Sunna’s move back home to the country of Iceland and asserts the trio once again as one of the countries leading musical talents.

After the release of  “Long Pair Bond’ at the London Jazz Festival, it has received glowing reviews all over the world including 5 stars in Australia, CD of the month in Japan, and editor’s choice in Belgium. It is undeniable that Sunna Gunnlaugs USA tour dates are not to be missed.

June Tour Dates

16 Hillside Club, Berkeley CA

17 Chez Hanny, San Francisco, CA

19 The Jazz Station, Eugene, OR w/Tim Willcox

20 Ivories, Portland, OR w/Tim Willcox

21 Tula’s Jazz Club, Seattle, WA

22 Cliff Bell’s, Detroit, MI

25 Rochester International Jazz Festival, NY


27 Finnish Embassy, Washington, DC

28 Scandinavia House, New York, NY

29 An Die Musik, Baltimore, MD

30 Twins Jazz Club, Washington, DC

July Tour Dates

5-6-7 Havana Jazz Club, Virginia Beach, VA w/ Jimmy Masters and TBA

Not in the United States for any of these dates? For a free live set from their recent concert at the Nordic House in Reykjavik, click here.

For more information about the tour, click here.