NEWS ARCHIVE 2010 (Back to current news)

NOV/DEC 2010 - CONCERTS/PREMIERES/++

"Gardens of Hokkaido" CD: Review in Vårt Land (Norwegian, pdf)

"Gardens of Hokkaido" CD: Review in Smaalenene (Norwegian)

Einar Røttingen performs "Point of View" in Vilnius, November 29.

"Gardens of Hokkaido" CD: Review in Aftenposten (pdf, Norwegian)

Article in BT and Vårt Land (pdf, Norwegian)

"Gardens of Hokkaido" CD: Nice review in BT

The opera "Veslefrikk" won the ARTE audience awards for the best production at Armel Opera Competition and Festival in Hungary the 18th of November.
More info 1
More info 2
More info 3
Video

Veslefrikk

SEPT/OCT 2010 - CONCERTS/PREMIERES/++

"Gardens of Hokkaido" CD: Press release (pdf, Norwegian)

Invitation: Release of new CD, "Gardens of Hokkaido". Interview and presentation,
Grieghallen Foyer, October 28 at 18.30

Invitation

Invitation (pdf)

Review (and pictures) from the premiere of "Veslefrikk" in newspaper Tromsø

"Veslefrikk"-program on the web p. 14-23

"Veslefrikk"
World premiere, Tuesday, September 14, at 18.00, Kulturhuset i Tromsø, Hovedscenen
Wednesday, September 15, at 11.00 and 15.00, Kulturhuset i Tromsø, Hovedscenen (Schools only)
Friday, October 29, at 17.00 and 19.00, Den Nationale Scene, Bergen, Småscenen
Saturday, October 30, at 16.00 and 18.00, Den Nationale Scene, Bergen, Småscenen
More info
Wednesday, November 3, at 19.00, Szeged National Theatre, Ungarn
Thursday, November 4, at 19.00, Szeged National Theatre, Ungarn

"Håkonarspelet - Kongen med gullhjelmen"
Friday September 3. and Saturday September 4. at 22.00
School performance: Friday September 3. at 12.00
Lyrics: Johannes Heggland. Music: Knut Vaage. Director: Paul Ottar Haga
To be showed in "Moahagen" between Fitjar Kultur og Idrettsbygg and Idrettsparken
More info

Thursday, September 9, at 19:30, Bodø Kulturhus store sal
Opening season: "Svart Metall" (Black Metal) with percussion ensemble SISU
Bodø Sinfonietta with SISU performs "Svart Metall" (Black Metal) by Glenn Erik Haugland. Also works by Edvard Grieg and Knut Vaage
Conductor: Trond Korsgård 

JULY/AUG 2010 - CONCERTS/PREMIERES/++

"Troll", performance by Kringkastingsorkesteret (Norwegian Broadcasting Orchestra) at Store Studio August 27. Conductor: Torodd Wigum

MAY/JUNE 2010 - CONCERTS/PREMIERES/++

Den Nye Opera, program for 2010/11

Einar Røttingen performs "Point of View" on tour in China, June:
Hangzhou, June 24
Guangzhou, June 25
Chendu, June 26
Ningbo, June 27

"In between", string quartet. World premiere
Iceberg: Contemporary music from the Nordic countries
Conservatorio Santa Cecilia, Via dei Greci n. 18, Roma
25th of May, 2010 at 20:30
Program (pdf)

"Veslefrikk" will be premiered in 2010 and gets promoted internationally with TV-broadcast to 39 countries
More info

Veslefrikk
(From "Veslefrikk")

MARCH/APRIL 2010 - CONCERTS/PREMIERES/++

18.04.2010
Concert at Siljustøl:Einar Røttingen, piano
Harald Sæverud: "Lette stykker for klaver, op.14"
Harald Sæverud: "Seks sonatiner, op.30"
Frédéric Chopin: "Vals, a-moll, op.34, nr.2"  and "Berceuse, op.57"
Knut Vaage: "Nesten Rondo, Harald Sæverud in memoriam"
More info

Knut Vaage is one of the profiled artists at Borealis this year

March 13th 2010
Collegiûm Mûsicûm choir and orchestra
Korskirken, at 15:00
In cooperation with Borealis
Conductor: Trond Korsgård
Soprano: Hilde Haraldsen Sveen
Baritone: Simon Kirkbride
Knut Vaage: "Høgsongen"
More info (Borealis)
Article
(BT, Norwegian)

Kerry Yong, "Cover Me Casio" #1
Date: Thursday, March 11. at 20:30
Venue: Kunstmuseum, Stenersen
Karlheinz Stockhausen, "Klavierstück XVI"
Aldo Clementi, "Madrigale"
Knut Vaage, "Electra"
More info

"Morphing Machine"
(premiere)
Date: Wednesday, March 10. at 20:30
Venue: Salhus Tricotagefabrik
With Rolf Borch, GNEIS and Salhus choir, co-ordinated by Tore Kloster
More info I (Borealis)
More info II (Åsane Tidende, pdf, Norwegian)

HøgsongenHøgsongen
(Knut Vaage and Salhus choir performs "Morphing Machine")

JAN/FEB 2010 - CONCERTS/PREMIERES/++

"Oddyssé" at DNS
DNS celebrates violin virtuoso Ole Bull
DATE: 12.02.10, at 20:00
PLACE: DNS

Avgarde
February 10., USF VERFTET, SARDINEN, at 19.00
"Regn" (4’20”)
Stord Con Spirito/lyrics by Ove Røsbak
"Nesten Rondo"
Einar Røttingen, piano
More info