With this, the third installment of the complete songs of Edvard Grieg, Resonance at SOMA Towers and the Northwest Edvard Grieg Society present Laura Loge, soprano, Alan Dunbar, baritone, and Knut Erik Jensen, piano in The Complete Songs of Edvard Grieg: Early Explorations. Beginning with the very first song composed by Edvard Grieg, Laura, Alan, and Knut Erik will present songs by Grieg set to German poetry as well as several opuses composed early in his career, during and after his studies and prior to his return to Norway. Continue this exploration of Grieg’s complete songs as three specialists in his repertoire guide you through a program of rarely-heard and well-loved songs alike.
About Laura Loge
Soprano Laura Loge has been hailed for her “characterful and versatile voice.” Opera roles include Violetta (La Traviata), Musetta (La Bohème), Micaëla (Carmen), Ännchen (Der Freischütz), Lisa (La Sonnambula), La Fée (Cendrillon), Lucy (The Telephone), Rosalinda (Die Fledermaus), Second Lady (Magic Flute) and Suor Genovieffa (Suor Angelica). She has performed Requiems by Mozart, Fauré, Schumann […]
About Knut Erik Jensen
Acclaimed for both the probity of his performances and musical versatility, Norwegian pianist Knut Erik Jensen has delighted audiences throughout Europe and America. A prolific recitalist, he has given over 150 performances throughout the United States and Canada since 2007. An authority on the music of Edvard Grieg, Mr. Jensen is the featured soloist in […]
About Alan Dunbar
Baritone, Alan Dunbar is a versatile performer, lauded for his beautiful tone and his nuanced musical and textual interpretation. He was heard most recently as Papageno in Madison Opera’s production of The Magic Flute, and as the bass soloist in Bach’s St. John Passion with Voices of Ascension. Past performances and accolades include a staged version […]