Those who have visited the east coast of Norway during the last few days of June know how special the Risør Festival of Chamber Music is. For those who haven't so far enjoyed the festival experience first hand can now get a taste for it in a new film just released in cinema…
The pianist, music director for the 66th edition, will perform with Marc-André Hamelin. Another highlight: the experiential 'Inuksuit.' The celebrated Norwegian pianist Leif Ove Andsnes is rarely in one place for long. In May alone, he was set to perform in major concert halls…
On the occasion of this year's Bergen Festival Leif Ove Andsnes inaugurated a new Steinway piano which is part of a major sponsorship package to the Bergen Philharmonic from the Stifelsen Kristian Gerhard Jebsen.
"Its fun to be the first person to play the piano" commented…