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A very new spring…

Some years seem to be all about doing new things, thinking in new ways and getting new perspectives. Up until now 2014 is one of those years. From the end of April to the end of May I will have performed nine new…

Falling into autumn into winter…

Autumn is almost over. A period full of events going into more peaceful times. I’ve sung, taught, travelled, had adventures and  tried to be calm in the middle of it. Tired and unhappy vocal chords have forced me to stop…

Arne Nordheim at Henie Onstad Art Centre

Sunday oct 6th at Henie Onstad Art Centre outside Oslo. ”Music by the great Arne Nordheim. Fem Kryptofonier, together with Cikada Duo. Fem Kryptofonier was commissioned by Cikada Duo and premiered in Culture Jakob in 2001 together with Hilde Torgersen. Whenthe notes were delivered to the musicians, the work was unfinished and Nordheim’s ideas were further developed in dialogue withCikada Duo through workshop-like samples. The texts are taken from the Greek poet Arkhilokhos, who lived 600 BC. Arkhilokhos iswell known…

CD of the week

”Sounds, sweet airs and the art of longing”  is ”CD of the week” in the Danish Radio- ”Ugens cd”.   (Danish) Engelske ballader – Sounds, sweet airs and the art of longing En lut klimprer delikat, sangerinden synger sine melankolske…

In the paper.

In the paper.

An article in norwegian about me, my musical visions and a few words about a few of the things I’m doing. There is so much more to be said, so very much more, but still… Klick here: Published in Vårt…

After this summer…

It’s full summer. The kind of summer we in Scandinavia haven’t seen in years. The kind of summer that makes one’s thoughts melt and your whole being move slower. For me this summer has meant, and means, a lot of…