Ed Anders Quartet

Ed Anders Quartet

The Ed Anders Quartet is a contemporary jazz ensemble that blends elements of bebop, cool jazz, fusion and rock music. Co-founded by saxophonist Anders Svanoe and guitarist Ed Fila in 1994, the EAQ has recorded three albums of original music that showcase their imaginative group sound. Over the last 10 years the EAQ has built a strong reputation for putting on energetic performances throughout Southern Wisconsin.




April 29, 1999 - In Stock
"There's an effervescent swing about WHOLENESS that recalls the Tristano sound of Konitz & Marsh, especially in the quintet sides featuring the twin reed front-line of Svanoe & Abate... The Ed Anders Quartet achieves fresh levels of intensity in performances that confirm how this band continues to grow as a creative unit. Wholeness is highly recommended." - David Lewis, Cadence Magazine... [read more]


November 21, 1996 - In Stock
Debut release from Madisons' Ed Anders Quartet. An attractive spirit of low-key adventure permeates this music. Recommended. - David Lewis, Cadence Magazine Marvelous...the EAQ has a unique, musical jazz approach. - Lennie Niehaus, Composer/Saxophonist An admirable piece of work, announcing the arrival of a new guitar-sax tag team. - Isthmus Newspaper