Lunchtime Concert: Eirik Stømner

Tuesday-Sunday at 11:30 and 13.00: Welcome to lunchtime concerts with Eirik Stømner, pianist of the week at Troldhaugen from 20 - 25 July.

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Eirik Haug Stømner (b. 1993) is a Norwegian pianist from Halden. In the spring of 2018, he completed the prestigious Artist Diploma programme at the Norwegian Academy of Music, where he studied with professors Einar Henning Smebye and Marianna Shirinyan. He made his debut as a soloist with the Norwegian Broadcasting Orchestra by playing Brahms' first piano concerto, which was later broadcasted on national television.

Stømner has gained experience as a soloist, chamber musician and accompanist. He has amongst others been a soloist with; the Ukraine National Radio Symphony Orchestra, the Norwegian Wind Ensemble and the Oslo Symphony Orchestra, and has played concerts all over Europe. In 2018, he was on NRK's ​​minute by minute broadcast on the occasion of Edvard Grieg's 175th anniversary, and in the spring of 2019 he made his debut at the Bergen Festival. In 2020, he returned to the Festival, and also did concerts during the Oslo Chamber Music Festival later that summer. Since the autumn of 2018, he has been employed as a piano teacher and accompanist at the music department at Foss upper secondary school in Oslo.

Program

Edvard Grieg (1843-1907):

Lyriske stykker V / Lyric pieces V, Op. 54
Gjetergutt / Shepherd's boy
Gangar
Trolltog / March of the Trolls
Notturno
Scherzo
Klokkeklang / Bell Ringing

Klaverstykker etter egne sanger I / Piano Transcriptions of Own Songs I, Op. 41  (a selection)
Vuggesang / Cradle Song (Op. 9, No. 2.)
Lille Haakon / Margaret’s Cradle Song (Op. 15, No. 1)
Jeg elsker dig / I Love Thee (Op. 5, No. 3)
Hun er så hvid / She Is So White (Op. 18, No. 2)
Prinsessen / The Princess
Til våren / To Springtime my Song I utter (Op. 21, No. 3)

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 members, 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.