Hardanger Musikkfest 2017

We spent some wonderful days at Hardanger Musikkfest this year. Surrounded by beautiful nature, inspired by meeting the excellent festival artists and an excited audience, we had a busy, but very pleasant stay. 

Our contribution to this year's festival: 

 

OPENING CONCERT 1.6

Bach: Singet dem Herrn ein neues Lied, with The Norwegian Soloist's Choir and Grete Pedersen

Bartôk: Rumanian Folk Dances

 

ENSEMBLE ALLEGRIA AND SIGRID MOLDESTAD 2.6

A number of Sigrid's songs, arranged beautifully by Karl-Johan Ankarblom

 

OPERAGALLA 3.6

A number of excerpts from the following Mozart works: The Magic Flute, The Marriage of Figaro and Requiem. 

Soloists: Birgitte Christensen, Ditte Bræin, Magnhild Korsvik, Marit Sehl, Øystein Stensheim, Olle Holmgren, Jørgen Backer. 

The Norwegian Soloist's Choir, Chorus 80, and conductor Grete Pedersen

 

NYBROTT 4.6

Grieg: Holberg Suite

Bolstad: Frå eit landskap

Hagen: Tveitt Fragments

Åm: Studie over ein salmetone frå Luster

Vilde&Inga: Silfr

Nordheim: Nachruf

 

FINAL CONCERT 5.6

Britten: Simple Symphony

Bartôk: Divertimento

 

 

All photos: Hardanger Musikkfest/Knut Utler