Mezzoforte

Mezzoforte is a funky instrumental rock and fusion jazz band from Iceland, that became very popular in the early eighties with its big hit Garden Party (1983).

The funk-fusion band was started in Reykjavík in 1977 by Eyþóri Gunnarssyni (Eyþór Gunnarsson) (piano/keyboard), Friðriki Karlssyni (Friðrik “Frissi” Karlsson) (guitar), Jóhanni Ásmundssyni (Jóhann Ásmundsson) (bass) og Gunnlaugi Briem (Gunnlaugur „Gulli“ Briem) (drums).

If you like Spyro Gyra you'll probably like Mezzoforte too.

Mezzoforte live medley (Midnight Sun, Spring Feaver & Rockall) performed lLive at The Icelandic Music Awards 2005.

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