A selection of upcoming events featuring
pianist Tor Espen Aspaas

A large part of the years 2016 through 2018 will be dedicated to the continuation of a research project on Ludwig van Beethoven; the role and influence of improvisation in his creative processes and, consequently, in his musical texts.
Some events, recitals, concert tours and artistic 'detours' will of course occur. Among these:

January -> June 2017

February 6 at 19:00 - Levinsalen, NMH, Oslo;
Solo recital - Music by Frédéric Chopin:
Prélude in C Sharp minor, Opus 45
Ballade Nr. 1 in G minor, Opus 23
Ballade Nr. 2 in F major, Opus 38
Ballade Nr. 3 in A flat major, Opus 47
Ballade Nr. 4 in F minor, Opus 52
www.nmh.no/arrangementer/

February 15 - Ullern Kultursenter, Oslo;
Lecture recital on Edvard Grieg:
Vi må forplikte oss til å føle ungt!
Om Edvard Grieg, hans liv og klavermusikk - og om kunst som 'overskudd av lengsel'

February 22 through 25 - Aurdal/Valdres, Norway;
The Chamber Music Festival Hemsingfestivalen.
Solo and ensemble performances, lecture recitals, etc.
Detailed information: www.hemsingfestival.com

March 16 through 19 - Røros, Norway;
The Winter Chamber Music Festival Vinterfestspill i Bergstaden.
Solo and ensemble performances, lecture recitals, pretalks, etc.
Detailed information: www.vinterfestspill.no

March 24 - Palais Coenen, Koblenz Ehrenbreitstein, Germany;
Recital with violinists Eldbjørg & Ragnhild Hemsing.
http://www.ikm-mittelrhein.com/

March 31 - Musikkens Venner Flekkefjord, Norway;
Duo recital with violinist Ragnhild Hemsing.
Works by Beethoven and Grieg, a.o.

April 2 - Nordstrand Huskonserter, Nordstrandhuset, Oslo;
Chopin: Ballades No. 1 & 4.
Beethoven: Sonatas Opus 5 No. 1 & 2 - With Kjersti Rydsaa, cello.

April 21 through 23 - Walaker Hotell, Solvorn/Luster, Norway;
Wittgensteinseminar 2017 ; An open seminar on Vienna, Viennese Culture and the philosopher Ludwig Wittgenstein.
A.o.: Lecture recital - "Wienerske lydspor fra Haydn til Schönberg" | "Viennese soundtracks from Haydn to Schönberg".
www.walaker.com

April 30 - Vardåsen Church, Norway;
Duo recital with cellist Kjersti Rydsaa.
Music by Beethoven, a.o.

May 7 - Festsalen, Valdresmuseet, Fagernes;
Debutkonsert Valdres kammerkor, dir.: Svein Erik Sagbråten.
Works by Alnæs, Grieg, Fauré, Peterson-Berger & Bartók.
www.valdresmusea.no/arkiv_detalj.asp?nid=545&lid=1&cid=439

June 11 kl. 19.00 - Røros Kirke, Røros Folk Festival;
I MOLL OG FOSSEDUR - Konsert med Arve Tellefsen, Knut Buen og Tor Espen Aspaas.
Ole Bull, Edvard Grieg og Myllarguten. Norsk folkemusikk i tradisjon og nyskaping.
http://www.rorosfolkfestival.com/program/

June 25 - Troldsalen, Edvard Grieg Museum Troldhaugen, Bergen;
Solo recital. Works by Chopin (the four Ballades) and Grieg (10 Lyric Pieces).
www.griegmuseum.no

June 26 through 2 July- Troldsalen, Edvard Grieg Museum Troldhaugen, Bergen;
Featured as week 26's "Pianist-in-residence" with a series of Grieg recitals.
www.griegmuseum.no

Further updates for 2017 shortly!


September -> December 2016:

September;
Editing of the second duo-CD with Ragnhild Hemsing.
Works by Grieg, Sibelius and Nielsen.
Release date TBA. (Label 2L.)

October 23 - Teie Hovedgård, Tønsberg;
Duo recital with violinist Ragnhild Hemsing.
Works by Beethoven (sonatas #8 and #9, the "Kreutzer" Sonata) and Grieg (sonata #3).
http://www.levendeklassisk.no/

October 25 - Falkbergetsalen, Storstuggu, Røros;
Chopin solo recital: Four Ballades, a.o.
www.storstuggu.no

October 30 - Bagn Bygdesamling, Valdres;
Duo recital with violinist Ragnhild Hemsing.
Works TBA.
www.valdresmusea.no/

November 15 through 17 - NMH, Oslo;
Presentation/Lecture recital on Beethoven as part of the NordART 2016 Symposium.
www.nmh.no/

November 20 - Kulturhuset Buen, Mandal;
"Image in My Music" - A multimedial, visual concert with violinist Ragin Wenk-Wolff.
http://www.buenkulturhus.no/forestilling/ragin-wenk-wolff

November 27 - Scene 2, Den Norske Opera & Ballett, Oslo;
Duo recital with violinist Ragnhild Hemsing.
Works by Beethoven (sonatas #8 and #9, the "Kreutzer" Sonata) and Grieg (sonata #3).
www.operaen.no/Forestillinger/kammerserien-ragnhild-hemsingtor-espen-aspaas1/

November 30 - Frimurerlogen, Trondheim;
L. van Beethoven: Piano Concerto #5 in E flat major, Opus 73.
With Sør-Trøndelag Orkesterforening and conductor Tormod Knapp.
http://www.stof.no/

December 7 - "Resonans", Gjøvik;
Recital with violinists Eldbjørg & Ragnhild Hemsing.
Program TBA.
http://www.resonanskonserter.no/2016/03/06/onsdag-7-desember-kl-20-00-ragnhild-hemsing-eldbj-org-hemsing-og-tor-espen-aspaas-friscena/


January -> June 2016

January 14 - Olavshallen, Trondheim;
Soloist with Trondheim Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Daniel Blendulf.
World premiere of Terje Bjørklund: Piano Concerto.
www.tso.no/program/sibelius-femte

March 17 through 20 - Røros, Norway;
The Winter Chamber Music Festival Vinterfestspill i Bergstaden.
Solo and ensemble performances, lecture recitals, pretalks, etc.
Detailed information: www.vinterfestspill.no

April 6 - Gamle Logen, Oslo;
Norsk Tonekunstnersamfunds festival "Den norske musikkfest" 2016:
Soloavdeling med klaverstykker av Grieg, Kjerulf, Sinding, G. Sønstevold, F. Mortensen og E. Hovland.
www.ntks.no

April 15 - Store Studio, NRK, Oslo;
Richard Strauss: 'Burleske' in D minor for piano and orchestra.
With Kringkastingsorkesteret (The Norwegian Broadcasting Orchestra), conducted by Kolbjørn Holthe.
www.kork.no

April 29 - Köln, Germany;
Duo recital with violinist Ragnhild Hemsing.
Sonatas by Edvard Grieg and Carl Nielsen.

May 8 - Schwetzinger SWR Festspiele 2016, Schwetzingen, Germany;
Duo recital with violinist Ragnhild Hemsing.
Works by Grieg, Svendsen, Nielsen, a.o.

Week 21 - CD recording sessions of Nordic Music with violinist Ragnhild Hemsing.
Label: 2L. Venue: Sofienberg Church, Oslo.

June 9 - Kalkmølla Kulturstasjon, Sandvika;
19.30: "Aspaas møter Aspaas"
En kveld i ord og toner med Kathrine Aspaas og Tor Espen Aspaas.
www.kulturstasjonen.no

June 19 at 18:00 - Valdres Folkemuseum, Fagernes;
Innvielseskonsert for nytt flygel i Festsalen.
Program TBA.

June 26 - Troldsalen, Edvard Grieg Museum Troldhaugen, Bergen;
Solo recital. Works by Beethoven, Schubert and Grieg.
www.griegmuseum.no/konserter/tor-espen-aspaas

June 27 through July 3 - Troldsalen, Edvard Grieg Museum Troldhaugen, Bergen;
Featured as week 26's "Pianist-in-residence" with a series of Grieg recitals.
www.griegmuseum.no


June 2015 -> 2016:

June 8 - Troldhaugen, Bergen, Villaen (Grieg's home);
DEXTRA-recital with violinist Ragnhild Hemsing.
Works by Edvard Grieg.

June 21 - Troldsalen, Edvard Grieg Museum Troldhaugen, Bergen;
Solo recital. Works by Beethoven, Chopin, Grieg, Berg and Szymanowski.
www.griegmuseum.no/konserter/tor-espen-aspaas

June 22 through 28 - Troldsalen, Edvard Grieg Museum Troldhaugen, Bergen;
Featured as week 26's "Pianist-in-residence" with a series of Grieg recitals.
www.griegmuseum.no

August 22 - Uthaug Kunstsenter, Hurdal
Beethoven duo recital - Sonatas nos. 1 and 4 with cellist Kjersti Rydsaa.
www.uthaugkunstsenter.com

September 10 - Gropa, Storstuggu, Røros;
Solo recital.
Program TBA.
www.storstuggu.no

October 8 - Kennedy Centre of Performing Arts, Washington DC, USA;
Program TBA.

October 30 - Oshallen, Os i Østerdalen;
100-årsjubileumskonsert for Johan Øian.
Kringkastingsorkesteret med solister, gjester og barnekor.
www.klaverovergangene.no

November 5 - Bærum Kulturhus;
Duo recital with violinist Ragnhild Hemsing.
Works by Beethoven (the "Kreutzer" Sonata) and Grieg.
www.baerumkulturhus.no/ragnhild-hemsing-fiolin-og-tor-espen-aspaas-klaver

November 7 - Valdres Folkemuseum, Festsalen;
Duo recital with violinist Ragnhild Hemsing.
Works TBA.

November 26 - Oslo Konserthus, Glassbaren;
Pretalk to the Oslo-Philharmonic's program.
Works by Nystedt, Grieg and Brahms.

November 28 - Cafe de Concert, Tjuvholmen;
Romantikk og revolusjon!
Duo recital With Kjersti Rydsaa, cello.
Three Beethoven sonatas.
www.cafedeconcert.no

December 8 - Anglo-Norse Society, Oslo;
Fifteen Shades of Grieg!
Lecture recital on Edvard Grieg.

December 12 & 13 - Bogstad Gård, Oslo;
Bogstad Gårds Venneforening Julekonserter 2015.
With soprano Janne Berglund & cellist Kjersti Rydsaa.
Works by Beethoven, Grieg, Adam, a.o.


January - May 2015

March 12 through 15 - Røros, Norway;
The Winter Chamber Music Festival Vinterfestspill i Bergstaden.
Solo and ensemble performances, lecture recitals, pretalks, etc.
Detailed information: www.vinterfestspill.no

April 10 at 15:00 - Levinsalen, Norwegian Academy of Music;
Lecture recital on Beethoven for the European Chamber Music Association.
www.nmh.no

April 15 - Konserthusets Lille Sal, (Oslo Concert Hall);
Lecture recital in the Rotary Concert Series.
Beethoven/Ibsen: 33 Variations on the Human Condition.


July - December 2014:

July 27 - Troldsalen, Edvard Grieg Museum Troldhaugen, Bergen;
Solo recital. Works by Grieg, Chopin and Rakhmaninov.
http://www.griegmuseum.no/konserter/2707-tor-espen-aspaas

July 28 through August 3 - Troldsalen, Edvard Grieg Museum Troldhaugen, Bergen;
Featured as week 31's "Pianist-in-residence" with a series of Grieg recitals.
www.griegmuseum.no

October 29 at 19:30 - Drøbak Church;
Solo recital for Klassisk i Drøbak.
Works by Sæverud, Beethoven, Szymanowski and Rachmaninoff.
http://www.klassiskidrobak.com/359439319

November 3 at 10:00 - Levinsalen, Norwegian Academy of Music;
"Treffpunkt Beethoven - Quasi una fantasia."
Lecture recital/keynote address to the Academy's annual Chamber Music Week.
www.nmh.no

November 5 - Levinsalen, Norwegian Academy of Music;
Beethoven: Quintet in E flat major for piano and wind instruments, op. 16.
Official opening concert of the Academy's annual Chamber Music Week.
www.nmh.no

December 1 - 'Senter for studier av Holocaust og livssynsminoriteter', Bygdøy, Oslo;
Haydn: mennesket, ånden og lysfrembruddet.
Lecture recital on Joseph Haydn.
www.hlsenteret.no/arrangementer/2014/

December 15 - Tonhalle Zürich, Switzerland;
Duo recital with violinist Ragnhild Hemsing.
Works by a.o. Grieg, Svendsen and Nielsen.
www.tonhalle-orchester.ch/konzerte/kammermusik-konzerte/

January - July 2014:

February 4 - 'DEXTRA concert series', Oslo Militære Samfund;
Duo recital with violinist Ragnhild Hemsing.
Works by Grieg, Beethoven, Thoresen and Strauss.
www.sparebankstiftelsen.no/Dextra-Musica/Program-for-Dextra-Musica-konserter-i-Oslo

March 13 through 16 - Røros, Norway;
The Winter Chamber Music Festival Vinterfestspill i Bergstaden.
Artistic Director and artist (solo and ensemble performances, lecture recitals, pretalks, etc.).
Detailed information: www.vinterfestspill.no

March 29 - Award Ceremony and Concert 'Beethoven-Ring', Beethoven-Haus, Bonn, Germany;
Duo recital with violinist Ragnhild Hemsing.
Works by Grieg, Beethoven, Thoresen and Strauss.
www.beethoven-haus.de

May 6 - NRK Store Studio, Oslo;
"KORK Kammer" - The Chamber Music Series of the Norwegian Broadcasting Orchestra.
Works by Enescu (Sonata for Violin and Piano #3) and Brahms (Piano Quartet in C minor).
With violinist Kolbjørn Holthe & colleagues from KORK.
www.kork.no

July 27 - Troldsalen, Edvard Grieg Museum Troldhaugen, Bergen;
Solo recital. Works by Grieg, Chopin (4 Ballades) and Rakhmaninov (Sonata #2 in B flat minor).
http://www.griegmuseum.no/konserter/2707-tor-espen-aspaas

July 28 through August 3 - Troldsalen, Edvard Grieg Museum Troldhaugen, Bergen;
Featured as week 31's "Pianist-in-residence" with a series of Grieg recitals.
www.griegmuseum.no

June - December 2013:

June 28 - Røros Church, Norway;
I Peder Hiorts Katedral, concert in connection with Landskappleiken 2013.
www.landskappleiken.no

July 7 - Troldsalen, Edvard Grieg Museum Troldhaugen, Bergen;
Solo recital. Works by Beethoven, Grieg, Szymanowski and Barber.
www.griegmuseum.no

July 8 through 14 - Troldsalen, Edvard Grieg Museum Troldhaugen, Bergen;
Featured as week 28's "Pianist-in-residence" with a series of Grieg recitals.
www.griegmuseum.no

August 12 - Oslo Chamber Music Festival 2013, Oscarshall, Bygdøy;
"Aften på lystslottet" - solo recital.
Works by Barber, Beethoven and Szymanowski.
http://oslokammermusikkfestival.no/?p=1514

August 17 - Oslo Chamber Music Festival 2013, Universitetets Aula;
Closing gala concert.
www.oslokammermusikkfestival.no

September 21 and 22 - Kristiansund Kirke Kunst Kulturakademi;
Lecture recital on Edvard Grieg and two performances of his Piano Concerto in A minor, Op. 16.
www.kkkkfestival.wordpress.com

September 28 and October 16, 18 & 22 - Det Norske Teatret, Oslo;
Four lecture recitals on Ivar Aasen with actress Rut Tellefsen.
www.detnorsketeatret.no

October 4 - Beethovenfest 2013, Stadtmuseum Siegburg;
Duo recital with violinist Ragnhild Hemsing.
Works by Beethoven, Grieg, Svendsen, Sparre Olsen and Carl Nielsen.
www.beethovenfest.de

November 9 - Norwegian Academy of Music, Oslo;
Edvard Grieg: Sonata Nr. 2 in G major with violinist Arve Tellefsen.
www.nmh.no

November 10 at 7pm - Gropa, Storstuggu, Røros;
Solo recital with surprise guests.
Works by a.o. Barber, Haydn, Grieg, Rakhmaninov and Ravel (Gaspard de la nuit).
www.storstuggu.no

November 19 - Oslo Quartet Series, Gamle Logen, Oslo;
Introductory talk to the concert featuring Engegårdkvartetten.
www.osloquartetseries.no

November 24 - Teie Hovedgård, Tønsberg;
Lecture recital I on Ludwig van Beethoven.
www.levendeklassisk.no

November 26 - Folkeuniversitetet Sør-Øst, Biblioteket, Tønsberg;
Lecture recital II on Ludwig van Beethoven.
www.folkeuniversitetet.no

January - May 2013:

January 11 - Teie gård, Tønsberg, Norway;
Levende Klassisk: Beethoven solo recital.
Fantasy opus 77, Sonatas opp. 27/2 and 57, et.al.
www.levendeklassisk.no

February 4 - Storstuggu (Gropa), Røros, at 7 PM;
Solo recital. Works by Grieg, Hovland, Debussy and Szymanowski.
www.storstuggu.no

February 5 - Bogstad Gård, Oslo, at 7 PM;
Beethoven på Bogstad Gård anno 1800-1810.
Lecture recital.

February 13 - Venue TBA, Gjøvik, Norway;
Solo recital with music by Grieg, Debussy, Hovland and Szymanowski.

February 14 - Levinsalen, Norwegian Academy of Music, Oslo, at 5 PM;
"Klaverdager ved NMH" - Quasi una fantasia - øreblikkets kunst: Improvisasjonshistoriske glimt med fokus på Beethoven.
Lecture recital.
www.nmh.no

February 15 - Lindemansalen, Norwegian Academy of Music, Oslo, at 6 PM;
Minnekonsert for Benny Dahl-Hanssen.
www.nmh.no

March 7 through 10 - Røros, Norway;
The Chamber Music Festival Vinterfestspill i Bergstaden.
Detailed information: www.vinterfestspill.no.

March 14 - Olavshallen, Trondheim, Norway;
Beethoven: Triple Concerto in C major, Op. 56.
With Marianne Thorsen, violin, Tim Hugh, cello.
Krzysztof Urbanski conducting Trondheim Symphony Orchestra.
www.tso.no

March 19 - Carnegie Hall (Weill Recital Hall), New York, USA;
Solo recital (US solo début).
Works by Grieg, Hovland, Debussy and Szymanowski.
www.carnegiehall.com

April 17 - Siljustøl (Harald Sæveruds hjem), Bergen, at 7:30 PM;
Debussys lydbilder - lecture recital on Debussy's 24 préludes.

April 28 - Venue TBA, Lillestrøm, Norway;
Rachmaninoff: Piano Concerto #2 in C minor, op. 18.
With Romerike Symfoniorkester, conducted by Jon Terje Svendsen.

October - December 2012:

October 14 - Storstuggu, Røros;
Rachmaninoff: Piano concerto #2 in C minor.
With Sør-Trøndelag Orkesterforening/Nord-Østerdal Symfoniorkester, conducted by Tormod Knapp.
www.storstuggu.no

October 20 - Trøndelag Teater, Trondheim;
An evening with Ole Bull. With violinist Arve Tellefsen.
www.trondelag-teater.no

October 21 - Frimurerlogen, Trondheim;
Rachmaninoff: Piano concerto #2 in C minor.
With Sør-Trøndelag Orkesterforening/Nord-Østerdal Symfoniorkester, conducted by Tormod Knapp.

November 5 - Levinsalen, Norwegian Academy of Music, Oslo;
MusikkAkademiet - Quasi una fantasia - øreblikkets kunst: Improvisasjonshistoriske glimt med fokus på Beethoven.
Lecture recital.
www.nmh.no

November 8 - Levinsalen, Norwegian Academy of Music, Oslo;
Og ved klaveret satt... Recital with pianist colleagues from the Academy.
www.nmh.no

November 10 - Arendal Kulturhus, Arendal;
Lørdagskaféen - Beethoven! Lecture recital.
www.arendalkulturhus.no

December 19 - Asker Kulturhus, Asker;
YR - Recital with violinist Ragnhild Hemsing. Works by Sparre Olsen, Grieg and Bull.
www.askerkulturhus.no

January - September 2012:

January 8 - Gamle Horten Gård, Horten;
Franz Schubert: Winterreise, D. 911. With Håvard Stensvold, barytone.

January 23 - Norwegian Academy of Music, Oslo;
Presentation of Elef Nesheim's book on Norwegian modernistic music 1956-68, "De heftige årene".
Piano music by Gunnar Sønstevold, Finn Mortensen, Karl Andersen and Egil Hovland.
www.nmh.no

March 8 through 11 - Røros, Norway;
The Chamber Music Festival Vinterfestspill i Bergstaden.
Featured in works by a.o. Szymanowski, Dvorak, Beethoven, Brahms, Schubert, Smetana and Bartók.
For detailed information: www.vinterfestspill.no.

March 22 & 23 – Oslo Concert Hall;
Pretalks for the Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra’s evening concerts.
www.oslofilharmonien.no

April 20 through 22 - Røros;
Rørosseminaret 2012. Lecture recital, etc.
www.rorosseminaret.no

May 3 through 5 - Volda;
The Chamber Music Festival Sunnmøre kammermusikkfestival.
Featured in works by a.o. Lutoslawski, Beethoven, Ravel and Sjostakovitsj.
For detailed information: www.kammermusikkfestival.no

May 25 & 26 - Festspillene i Bergen, Norway;
Duo recitals with violinist Ragnhild Hemsing in Edvard Grieg's home, Troldhaugen.
Works by Grieg, Svendsen and Sibelius.
www.fib.no

June 30 - Kulturhuset Kabuso, Øystese;
Solo recital.
Works by Grieg, Kjerulf, Hovland and Szymanowski.

July 1 - Troldsalen, Troldhaugen, Bergen;
Solo recital.
Works by Grieg, Szymanowski, Kjerulf, Hovland and Debussy.
www.troldhaugen.no

July 2 through 8 - Troldsalen, Troldhaugen, Bergen;
Featured as week 27's "Pianist-in-residence".
A series of recitals with music by Grieg.
www.troldhaugen.no

August 1 and 2 - Trondheim, Norway;
Olavsfestdagene 2012: A. o. lecture recital on Beethoven and recital with Eldbjørg & Ragnhild Hemsing.
Exact dates and times TBA.
www.olavsfestdagene.no

September 7 - Lindemansalen, Norwegian Academy of Music, Oslo;
15th anniversary for Oslo début recital in 1997.
Works by a. o. Beethoven, Debussy and Szymanowski.
www.nmh.no

September 17 through 20 - Sofienberg Church, Oslo;
Recording sessions with barytone Håvard Stensvold.
CD, Brahms: 20 Lieder.

August - December 2011:

August 31 - Lyngheisenteret, Lygra, Norway;
Duo recital with violinist Ragnhild Hemsing. Works by Sparre Olsen, Liszt and Franck.

September 1 - Frekhaug, Norway;
YR - Recital with violinist Ragnhild Hemsing. Works by Sparre Olsen, Grieg and Bull.

September 8 - 'Djupskolen', Næroset, Norway;
Concert happening in collaboration with pianist and composer Wolfgang Plagge.

September 9 - 'Café de Concert' Festival, Aker Brygge, Oslo;
Lecture recital on Beethoven.
www.cafedeconcert.no

September 15 & 16 - 'Fartein Valen Festival', Haugesund/Karmøy, Norway;
Concerts with violinist Arve Tellefsen and lecture recital on Debussy.
www.farteinvalen.no/fartein-valen-festivalen/

September 22 - Lørenskog Kulturhus, Norway;
YR - Recital with violinist Ragnhild Hemsing.

September 26 - 'Marmorhallen', Oslo;
CD release concert with violinist Ragnhild Hemsing.

September 28 - Hamar, Norway;
YR - Recital with violinist Ragnhild Hemsing.

September 29 - Modum, Norway;
YR - Recital with violinist Ragnhild Hemsing.

October 5 - Rena, Norway;
YR - Recital with violinist Ragnhild Hemsing.

October 12 - Asker Kulturhus, Norway;
Solo recital. Works by Ludwig van Beethoven.
http://askerkulturhus.no/program/E3VAGERX/tor-espen-aspaas/

October 16 - Storstuggu, Røros, Norway;
"Klaver-Kammers-Kommers!" Solo recital. Works by Beethoven, Liszt, Ravel, Rakhmaninov, Hovland and Jarrett.
www.storstuggu.no

October 20 - Drammens Teater, Norway;
YR - Recital with violinist Ragnhild Hemsing.

October 26 - 'DEXTRA concert series', Akershus Slottskirke, Oslo;
Chausson's Concert in D major in collaboration with violinist Stephan Barratt-Due and string quartet.

October 28 - Sandefjord, Norway;
Grieg's Piano concerto in A minor opus 16 with Vestfold Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Svein Rustad.

October 30 - Skien, Norway;
Grieg's Piano concerto in A minor opus 16 with Vestfold Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Svein Rustad.

November 2 - Konserthusets Lille Sal, Oslo;
Beethoven lecture recital in the Rotary Concert Series.

November 4 - Fagernes, Norway;
YR - Recital with violinist Ragnhild Hemsing.

November 13 - Bø, Norway;
Duo recital with cellist Johannes Nome. Works by Rakhmaninov.

December 8 - Folkemuséet, Bygdøy, Oslo;
Lecture recital on Ludwig van Beethoven.

December 17 - Bogstad Gård, Oslo;
Solo recital. Works by Beehoven, Liszt, Grieg and Debussy.

January - July 2011:

January 27 – Kristiansand, Norway;
Béla Bartók: Piano concerto # 3 with Kristiansand Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Rolf Gupta
www.kso.no/hovedtekst.aspx?m=27&amid=2350

February 17 – Trondheim, Norway;
Olav Anton Thommessen: Piano concerto # 3, ‘Jewel or Tale’ (world premiere) with Trondheim Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Arvid Engegård
www.tso.no/program

March 10-13 – Røros, Norway;
Chamber Music Festival Vinterfestspill i Bergstaden.
www.vinterfestspill.no

March 28 – Drammens Teater, Norway;
Recital with violinist Arve Tellefsen. Works by Grieg, Debussy, Svendsen, Halvorsen and Bull.
www.drammensteater.no/program/arve-tellefsen

April 6 – Oslo Concert Hall, Norway;
Franz Schubert: Winterreise with bass baritone Håvard Stensvold
www.oslokonserthus.no/

April 7 – Kalkmølla Kulturstasjon, Bærum, Norway;
Recital with violinist Ragnhild Hemsing. Works by Grieg, Sparre Olsen and Franck.
www.baerumkulturhus.no/arrangement/354

April 12 – Musikkens Venner, Arendal Kulturhus, Norway;
Recital with violinist Ragnhild Hemsing. Works by Grieg, Sparre Olsen and Franck.
www.arendal.kulturhus.no

April 17 – The Norwegian Opera, Oslo, Norway;
Wagner: Wesendonck-Lieder with mezzo Ingebjørg Kosmo on Stage 2.
www.operaen.no/

April 27 – Sandefjord Church, Norway;
Recital with violinist Ragnhild Hemsing. Works by Grieg, Sparre Olsen and Bull.
www.misk.no

April 28 & 29 – Oslo Concert Hall, Norway;
Pretalks for the Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra’s evening concerts.
www.oslofilharmonien.no

May 12 – Tromsø, Norway;
Schubert-evening with members of the Tromsø Chamber Orchestra.
www.noso.no

May 29 – Bergen International Music Festival, Norway;
Two recitals with violinist Anders K. Nilsson. Works by Debussy, Schönberg and Brahms.
www.fib.no

June 26 through July 2 – Båstad Chamber Music Festival, Sweden.
www.bastadkammarmusik.com

July 11 through 16 – Lofoten International Chamber Music Festival, Norway.
www.lofotenfestival.no

2010:

August 1 – Olavsfestdagene, Trondheim, Norway;
Multimedial lecture recital (in Norwegian) on Claude Debussy’s Préludes
www.olavsfestdagene.no/arrangement/2010/Debussyslydbilder.html?d=201008011300

August 1 – Olavsfestdagene, Trondheim, Norway;
Johannes Brahms: Piano Quintet in F minor with Tercea String Quartet
www.olavsfestdagene.no/arrangement/2010/QuatuorTerceaTorEspenAspaas.html?d=201008012030

August 2 – Olavsfestdagene, Trondheim, Norway;
Recital with violinist Vilde Frang; works by Debussy, Grieg, Bartók and Strauss
www.olavsfestdagene.no/arrangement/2010/VildeFrangogTorEspenAspaas.html?d=201008021930

August 7 – Drøbak Church, Norway;
Matiné recital with violinist Vilde Frang
www.sommerkonsertene.no/

August 9-12 – Festspillene i Elverum, Norway;
Concerts including chamber music by Le Beau, Bull, Brahms and Beethoven
www.fie.no/

August 15 – The Vigeland Museum, Oslo, Norway;
Recital with violinist Vilde Frang

August 28 – Drøbak Church, Norway;
Matiné recital with soprano Isa K. Gericke
www.sommerkonsertene.no/

September 7 – The Norwegian Opera & Ballet, Norway;
‘Debussy24/Aspaas’: Claude Debussy’s integral Préludes (1910-13) for piano.
www.operaen.no/Default.aspx?ID=26876&ProductID=PROD462

September 15 - Oslo Opera Festival; "Med fokus på Bjørnson - en Bjørnstjernestund". Recital with mezzo Ingebjørg Kosmo. 
www.operafestival.no

October 4 – Norwegian Academy of Music, Oslo;
Lecture recital (in Norwegian): “Beethovens Appassionata; friheten, grensene og ubehaget i finkulturen”
www.nmh.no

November 23 – Vang Church, Hamar, Norway:
Solo recital including works by Beethoven, Schumann, Debussy and Schönberg.
www.vangkirke2010.com/Hjem.aspx

 

 

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