Cape Symphony Tickets

The main event of this fall will be performance the Grieg Piano concerto with Cape Symphony in Hyannis, MA. Get your tickets now for the concert with the haunting title “Passport to Scandinavia”. Click here for link to program and tickets. 

Work in Trondheim 

Since I got back from my big US and India adventures, I have been pretty stable in Trondheim where I have owned a condo since 2006. I have now established myself within the major music institutions in the area. This includes a 50% employment at Heimdal Videregående Skole (music high …

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New US adventures

After two and a half years of not performing in the US, a wonderful invitation from Cape Symphony  to be their piano soloist for two performances of the Grieg Piano Concerto, set the wheels in motion to get another artist visa. These visas are increasingly hard to get, time consuming …

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Arctic Memoirs

I know this is a piano website. But I can’t help but share my other musical activities as well. A good year back I was contacted by Skogen Sällström, an American violinist/fiddler living in Trondheim. He was in the middle of his masters degree in Norwegian music, both folk and …

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The Magical Carousel

“The Magical Carousel” or “Den Magiske Karusellen” in Norwegian, is the title of the project I have been heavily involved with lately. The premiere is tonight. It is a project through Opera Trøndelag featuring its Opera School for kids 10-18 in cooperation with professional soloists – mostly opera singers but some …

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New digital possibilities

Today I attended a course through my teaching job about digital tools in music. Especially when teaching young people who are literally brought up in the digital age. For people like me the first thing that comes to mind is to get rid of the piles and piles of sheet …

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Eugene Onegin

Today we are doing the last performance of Eugene Onegin, Tchaikovsky’s great opera. It has been a smashing success, both here in Trondheim and in Bodø, Harstad and Tromsø, where it was also performed. The soloists have been top notch and the chorus, a mix of professionals and amateurs, has …

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Welcome

Welcome to my brand new website! Almost a decade since the original one. And a lot has happened in the world of internet since that time. This is a modern, integrated site with easy access to YouTube, Vimeo, Facebook, Twitter and Soundcloud. And this is the launching platform to all …

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