Evening Recital: Tor Espen Aspaas

Evening Recital with pianist Tor Espen Aspaas, Sunday 25 June at 18:00.

Tor Espen Aspaas is one of Norway’s most distinguished pianists and music communicators. He is a Professor at the Norwegian Academy of Music and founder of the “Winter Chamber Music Festival” in Røros, Norway. He has appeared as a soloist with several international orchestras and won numerous prizes; in 2016 he was created Knight 1st class of the Royal Norwegian Order of St. Olav. In 2013 he made his US debut recital at Carnegie Hall, and his discography lists 12 CD titles.

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ROGRAM
Frédéric Chopin (1810-1849)

Preludium i c-moll | Prelude in C minor, op. 28 nr. 20

Edvard Grieg (1843-1907)
I balladetone | In Ballad Style,
fra Lyriske stykker | from Lyric Pieces, op. 65 nr. 5

Frédéric Chopin
Ballader | Ballades

Nr. 1 i g-moll, opus 23 (1835)
Nr. 2 i F-dur, opus 38 (1836-39)
Nr. 3 i Ass-dur, opus 47 (1841)
Nr. 4 i f-moll, opus 52 (1842)

PAUSE | INTERMISSION

Edvard Grieg 
Utvalgte Lyriske stykker, fra samtlige hefter | Lyric Pieces, selected from all 10 books

Stamboksblad | Album Leaf, op. 12 nr. 7
Berceuse, op. 38 nr. 1
Sommerfugl | Butterfly, op. 43 nr. 1
Melankoli |Melancholy, op. 47 nr. 5
Scherzo, op. 54 nr. 5
Hjemve | Home-sickness, op. 57 nr. 6
Drømmesyn | Phantom, op. 62 nr. 5
Bryllupsdag på Troldhaugen | Wedding Day, op. 65 nr. 6
Aften på høyfjellet | Evening in the Mountains, op. 68 nr. 4
Skogstillhet | Peace of the Woods, op. 71 nr. 4
Studie | Study – “Hommage à Chopin”, from Moods op. 73 nr. 5

     

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Tor Espen Aspaas, foto: Tevje Akerø