Baritone Alan Dunbar and pianist Knut Erik Jensen return to the Northwest, performing Grieg’s to texts by Andreas Munch, Holger Drachmann, John Paulsen, and Bjørnsterne Bjørnson which will explore Norway’s natural beauty, from the mountains to the fjords, from landscapes to people and beyond. Come join us for a journey through Norway one beautiful song after another.
This is the sixth of seven concerts over three years presenting the complete songs of Edvard Grieg, sponsored by the Northwest Edvard Grieg Society.
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 […]