Emil Brandqvist Trio


Within a Dream release date on May 4, 2018
Digital album available on
iTunes | Apple Music | Spotify | Google Play | Deezer
CD and LP avilable on
Amazon.com | jpc.de | main record stores


  • TV performance in Germany


    German TV channel ZDF invited Emil Brandqvist Trio to their culture programme Aspekte. See the videos! » more
  • On the top of the German Jazz Charts


    Emil Brandqvist makes a succesful entry to the top 3 of the German Jazz Charts with his new trio release » more
  • German top 100 album chart


    "Within a Dream" brings Emil Brandqvist Trio to the new level in the world of charts » more
  • Jazzthing: "Simply fabulous music"


    Within a dream album review by the German Jazzthing Magazine » more
  • Album release super start!


    Streaming record, TV featuring and #1 peak on iTunes » more
  • Spring season 2018


    A very happy New Year to all of you! We just published all our concerts of the spring season 2018. 15 dates in Sweden and Germany, and there's more to come... » more
  • Fall tour 2017


    Ireland, Sweden, Germany, France and South Korea. We are happy to announce the final concer program with 13 dates for October and November 2017. » more
  • Our new YouTube-channel


    We have a brand new YouTube-channel and playlist » more
  • The highlights of 2016


    The ECHO jazz award nomination, the enrty to the top 10 of the German jazz charts, a new streaming record, the first TV appearance... Let's have a look at the highlights of the past year! » more
  • Jazzahead! 2017


    Emil Brandqvist Trio is one of the showcasing artists at Jazzahead! 2017. » more
  • "A big impression on the audience"


    A review on the November tour concert at Mariengymnasium, Essen. » more
  • "Gently captured by a great force"


    A review from one of the eight concerts of the November tour. » more
  • Over 100.000 streams on "While we are here"


    The opening track of the "Falling Crystals" album has been streamed over 100.000 times on Apple Music. » more
  • German Record Critics' Award


    Falling Crystals is selected to the quarterly "Bestenliste" of the German Record Critics' Award » more
  • For vinyl friends...


    An exclusive vinyl release of "Seascapes" is coming in mid-September » more
  • EBT continues on the German Top 20


    Falling Crystals reached the 17th place on the German Top 20 Jazz Charts in May » more
  • Bad Homburger Poesie & Literaturfestival


    Emil Brandqvist Trio shared stage with the Swiss author, actor and TV host Max Moor » more
  • Over 50.000 streams on "While We Are Here"


    Falling Crystals album's opening track has been selected to Apple Music's playlist, The A-List: Jazz. » more
  • Falling Crystals hits #7 in the German Jazz Charts!


    "We are very proud and thankful" » more
  • Summary of the April tour


    A photo reportage, live reviews and new videos! » more
  • Listen to the latest radio interview!


    "A drummer searching for special melodies" – Emil was interviewed by Deutschlandradio Kultur. » more
  • "Valuable treasure in terms of piano jazz"


    Falling Crystals in top 5 at Sound & Image » more
  • Falling Crystals on Jazzdrummer World


    "It seems as if the musicians are painting a picture with an unspeakable beauty" » more
  • Latest chart news for Falling Crystals


    2 weeks after being released, Falling Crystals is n°1 at jpc.de music store's jazz charts as well in the top 10 of iTunes in Germany. » more
  • DPA: "Perfect soundtrack for this time of year"


    A new article from Europe's major news agency » more
  • "True masters of sonic architecture"


    German jazz magazine Jazz Podium writes about Emil Brandqvist Trio and reviews the new album » more
  • 4 stars to Falling Crystals from Stern


    "Again the three musicians have managed to sculpt simple ideas into pieces of fragile beauty and elegance." » more
  • Der Freitag: the album of the week


    Falling Crystals is the album of the week at the latest issue of der Freitag » more
  • CD of the week on SWR2


    Falling Crystals was selected as the CD of the week on the German culture radio station SWR2. » more
  • "That's why the fans love the music of Emil Brandqvist Trio"


    Falling Crystals reviewed by wegotmusic.de » more
  • Falling Crystals – new album release in April


    Emil Brandqvist Trio publish their new album on the 1st of April 2016. Listen to the preview of the album here! » more
  • ECHO jazz award nomination to Emil Brandqvist!


    Emil is chosen as a nominee for ECHO jazz award 2016 in the category "best international drummer" with the album Seascapes. » more
  • Seascapes on the Swedish music magazine Lira


    ”Very beautiful collective playing, rich and organic” » more
  • Deutschlanradio Kultur


    EBT on Deutschlandradio Kultur on the 5th October » more
  • Live review: Kiel kulturforum


    ”Picturesque and inspiring, impressive compositions from this young trio” » more
  • Groove of the month


    Emil is featured in the "Groove of the month" -section in the September issue of the German drum magazine Sticks! » more
  • Live review: Jazz Open Hamburg


    "Nordic light, sparkling spirit and quiet strength. Come back soon!” » more
  • Emil Brandqvist Trio enters the Top 20!


    We are happy to announce that we have entered the German Jazz Charts at #14 with our new album "Seascapes". » more
  • Seascapes on kultur-online.net


    "Wizard on drums" – in this article Emil is being compared to Gandalf! » more
  • DPA (German News Agency)


    “Brandqvist is the secretely leading force behind a superior acting jazz-ensemble” » more
  • Stern gives 5 stars to Seascapes!


    "Magical music" » more
  • Seascapes on the top of jazz charts in Germany


    A huge thanks to our listeners! During the 2 first weeks, Seascapes has peaked no.1 at jpc.de jazz charts and no.2 at iTunes jazz album charts! » more
  • Frankenpost


    “Fantastic, wonderful and intimately refreshing” » more
  • Seascapes on wegotmusic.de


    “An album that convinces also after repeated listening with its many beautiful details. A colouring ride cymbal here, beautiful woodwind accents there, a sparkling melody on the piano – everything is in place. And fits perfectly into the overall picture.” » more