Lunchtime Concert: Edel Bolstad

Tuesday-Sunday at 11:30 and 13.00: Welcome to lunchtime concerts with Edel Bolstad, pianist of the week at Troldhaugen from 26 July until 1 August.

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Edel Bolstad (b. 1996) is a classical pianist from Bergen, Norway. The spring of 2021 she finished her performing master degree at the Norwegian Academy of Music in Oslo, guided by professors Kathryn Stott, Håvard Gimse and Einar Henning Smebye. In addition to this Edel is active as a musician, and has figured in several Norwegian festivals, such as Bergen International Festival, Fjord Classics, Grieg in Bergen Festival and Trondheim Chamber Music Festival. She has taken lessons and recieved masterclasses from teachers like Leif Ove Andsnes, Marianna Shirinyan, Einar Steen Nøkleberg and Håkon Austbø. Edel is also an eager chamber musician, and in January 2018 she won the first price of the Norwegian academy of music chamber competition with her group, Clara Quartet.

This summer Edel will be playing in Oslo Chamber Music Festival, Fjord Classics, Larvik Barokk and Gloppen Musikkfest. This fall she is arranging her own concert series at Caféteatret in Oslo, with music written by female composers.

Program

Edvard Grieg (1843-1907):

Lyriske stykker, op. 12
Arietta
Vals/Waltz
Norsk/Norwegian

Slåtter/ Norwegian Peasant Dances, op. 72
Gangar etter Myllarguten / Myllarguten's gangar
Røtnams-Knut. Halling
Kivlemøyane. Springdans / The Maidens from Kivledal. Springdans

Pianotranskripsjoner
Vuggesang, Op. 41
Det første møte, op 52
Du fatter ei bølgernes evige gang, op 52

Lyriske stykker, op. 65
Bryllupsdag på Troldhaugen/Wedding day at Troldhaugen

Lunchtime concerts 
Throughout the summer, Edvard Grieg Museum invites you to lunchtime concerts in Troldsalen chamber music hall, with a beautiful view to Edvard Grieg’s composer’s hut. Grieg’s famous lyric pieces as well as his arrangements of Norwegian folk songs will be on the repertory. Each pianist will present their own programs. Read more about the concerts

Tickets and booking

Adults: NOK 200
KODE member, Students and BergenCard: NOK 130
Children NOK 50

Duration: 30 minutes

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