Trond Kallevåg Hansen is a guitarist from Haugesund, Norway. He now lives in Oslo. As a bandleader, composer and sideman in many musical project Trond is known as a creative musician with a distinctive and recognisable sound. Trond operates with different genres, mainly jazz and improvised music. He is also working with sing songwriter/folk, pop-music and more.
Besides being musician he is also freelancing as a guitar teacher at music schools and giving private lessons.
As bandleader and composer he is working with Trond Kallevåg Hansen Trio, Trond Kallevåg Hansen Quintet and Frogner Afrobeat, as well as his own contemporary Solo-project.
Trond finished a bachellor in rythmical and improvised music at the conservatory in Stavanger, Norway in 2012. He then attended Mastery program at the same school as well as Rythmical Conservatory of Copenhagen, where he took lessons with the renowned and internationally acclaimed guitarist Jakob Bro. Throughout his studies he was also lucky to take lessons with Lage Lund, Mike Moreno, John Stowel, Thomas Fryland, Svein Olav Herstad, Søren Kiærgaard and many more.
Throughout Tronds carreer he has played at big festivals as Copenhagen Jazz-festival, Vinterjazz (Copenhagen), Kongsberg Jazzfestival, Maijazz, Sildajzz, Kulturnatt, Ranglerock and more. He also won the Statoil/Sildajazz price in 2017.