Evening recital: Thormod Rønning Kvam

Evening Recital with pianist Thormod Rønning Kvam in Troldsalen, Thursday 23 June at 18:00.

Having recently graduated with a DipRAM award from the Royal Academy of Music, Thormod Rønning Kvam enjoys the creativity involved in being a musician of the 21st century. Highlights from recent years include solo and chamber music performances in London's Wigmore Hall, Harpa in Reykjavik, the Norwegian Opera, Stockholm Concert House and at Hardanger Musikkfest.

In recognition of his musicianship he has been granted numerous prizes and scholarships such as the Musician of the Year prize from the Forsberg and Aulie Foundation. Thormod is Artistic Director of The Aula Series, a year-round chamber music series based in the historically renowned Oslo University Aula, the Bergen University Aula and at Ramme in Hvitsten. 

 

Program:

Edvard Grieg (1843-1907)
Håvard Gibøens draum ved Oterholtsbrua. Springdans /
Haavard Gibøen’s Dream at the Oterholt Bridge. Springdans, op. 72 nr. 13

Karol Szymanowski (1882-1937)
Mazurka nr. 11, op. 50: Allegretto

Edvard Grieg
Bruremarsj etter Myllarguten / Myllarguten’s Wedding March, op. 72 nr. 8

Karol Szymanowski
Mazurka nr. 6, op. 50: Vivace. Junacko [con brio]

Edvard Grieg
Lyriske stykker X / Lyric Pieces X, Op. 71
(dedicated to Mien Röntgen)
Det var engang / Once upon a Time
Sommeraften / Summer's Eve
Småtroll / Puck
Skogstillhet / Peace of the Woods

Jean Sibelius (1865-1957)
Trærne, op. 75:
I. När rönnen blommar
II. Den ensamma furan
III. Aspen
IV. Björken
V. Granen

Leoš Janáček (1854-1928)
On an Overgrown Path, bok I (1911)
I. Our evenings
II. A Blown-away leaf
III. Come with us!
IV. The Madonna of Frýdek
V. They chattered like swallows
VI. Words fail!
VII. Good night!
VIII. Unutterable anguish
IX. In tears
X. The barn owl has not flown away!

Edvard Grieg
Aften på høyfjellet / Evening in the Mountains, op. 68 nr. 4
Solveigs sang / Solveig’s Song, op. 55 nr. 4
Du fatter ej bølgernes evige gang / The Poet’s Heart, op. 52 nr. 3

 

Tickets:
Adults: NOK 290
KODE members, Students and BergenCard: NOK 250
Children NOK 50

Duration: 60 minutes

Leftover tickets are sold at Troldhaugen. The ticket includes entrance to the museum and to Grieg’s villa.

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Thormod Rønning Kvam (foto: Per Sollerman)