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OSLO GRIEGFESTIVAL - programme 2012

Saturday 5 May at 2:00 pm
National Gallery

Opening speech by Ingrid Røynesdal (director of Edvard Grieg Museum Troldhaugen)
Norwegian Boy Choir, cond. Danuta Kozon
Winners of the Norwegian National Music Competition (cello/piano)
Grieg's Violin sonata in C Minor performed by Geir Inge Lotsberg and Einar Steen-Nøkleberg
Songs by Debussy performed by Elisabeth Tandberg and Einar Steen-Nøkleberg
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Saturday 5 May at 3:30 pm
National Gallery

Impressionism in French art. Guided tour at the exhibition "Dance of Life" by senior curator Frithjof Bringager

Sunday 6 May at 2:00 pm
National Gallery

Impressionism in Norwegian art. Guided tour at the exhibition "Dance of Life" by senior curator Ellen Lerberg

Sunday 6 May at 3:00 pm
National Gallery

Young musicians from the Barratt Due Junior Orchestra, cond. Soon-Mi Chung
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Wednesday 9 May at 1:00 pm
Munch Museum

"Spring Rain and Moonlight" - songs and piano pieces by Debussy and Grieg, with the singers Marianne Andersen and Mona Julsrud accompanied by Lina Braaten
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Friday 11 May at 7:30 pm
Oslo Music Teachers' Association

The Russian pianist Eduard Kunz plays pieces by Scarlatti, Rachmaninov, Grieg and Liszt
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Saturday 12 May at 2:00 pm
National Gallery

The Final Round of the 16th Edvard Grieg Memorial Competition for Composers with works for solo cello and cello and piano performed by the Russian cellist Alexander Zagorinsky and the Norwegian pianist Einar Steen-Nøkleberg. The finalists are Jean-Selim Abdelmoula (Switzerland), Andrea di Paolo (Italy), Maximilian Jehudi Ewert (France), Andrzej Kwiatkowski-Kasnakov (Poland) and Jonathan Östlund (Sweden). The following works will be performed between the finalist works: Intermezzo in A Minor and Monrad Johansen: Elegy
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Sunday 13 May at 2:00 pm
National Gallery

Music and dance in art. Guided tour at the exhibition "Dance of Life" by senior curator Frithjof Bringager


Sunday 13 May at 3:00 pm
National Gallery

The Norwegian pianist Håkon Austbø plays pieces by Grieg and Debussy
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Tickets at the price of NOK 150/100 at the entrance from 1 hour before the concert
The ticket price for the Kunz concert on 11 May is NOK 200
The guided exhibition tours on Sundays are free, and the exhibition tour on Saturday 5 May at 3:30 pm is free for those who already bought a ticket for the concert at 2:00 pm