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MMO-Ensemble was formed by Martin Myhre Olsen as a project-based ensemble. In his own words, the band was formed “out of a need to express my most intimate musical visions.” His handpicked ensemble of talented musicians have grown with Myhre Olsen compositional ambition, each functioning with perfect taste in relation to the necessities and exciting possibilities for exploration contained within each composition and performance. “Any Day Now” sees the largest version of the ensemble to date, with twelve musicians in the line-up:

Martin Myhre Olsen - alto & soprano saxophone / André Roligheten - tenor & baritone saxophone, bass clarinet / Øyvind Brække - trombone Erik Kimestad Pedersen - trumpet / Siril Malmedal Hauge - vocals / Karl Bjorå - guitar / Ayumi Tanaka - piano / Håkon Aase - violin / Adrian Løseth Waade - violin/Kaja Fjellberg Pettersen - cello / Christian Meaas Svendsen - double bass /voice Simon Olderskog Albertsen - drums, vibraphone

Western Mystery

poetry by Emily Dickinson

music by Martin Myhre Olsen

Siril Malmedal Hauge- vocals Martin Myhre Olsen- saxophone Kaja Fjellberg Pettersen- cello Kjetil André Mulelid- piano