Bergen International Festival 2019 English catalogue FiB Katalog EN 2019 lowres single pages - Page 61

FO UNDATIO NS B ER G EN I N T ER N AT I ON AL FEST I VAL 2019 061 m S I L J U STØL TICKET Standard: 430 Senior: 387 Under 30: 190 T RANSPO RT Transport included in ticket, see p. 14. FiB Fordel: 344​ Siljustøl Sæverud’s beautiful home Eirik Johan Grøtvedt & Eirik Haug Stømner DATE / TIME D U R AT I ON Saturday 25 May at 15:00 1:00 rising as a musical duo with great charm and indisputable stage talent. ’Eirik Stømner has a striking tech- nique at a young age – and appears like a firework of a pianist. Eirik Grøtvedt was both powerful and velvety in his malleable voice. All in all, they formed an almost perfect classical duo.’ – HALDEN ARBEIDERBLAD ​ Festival debut with the A sweetness of the first encounter. T ​ enor Eirik J. Grøtvedt (born 1993) and pianist Eirik Haug Stømner (born 1993) make their debut Bergen International Festival performance with a pro- gramme fragranced with flowers and with true romance in spring. Eirik Johan Grøtvedt tenor Eirik Haug Stømner piano EDVARD GRIEG (1843–1907) The First Meeting, op. 21:1 HARALD SÆVERUD (1897–1992) Rendezvous – but she didn’t come!, op. 18:1 EDVARD GRIEG The Poet’s Heart, op. 5:2 A Bird Cried Out, op. 60:4 HARALD SÆVERUD Valzer d’Ucelli, op. 18:2 EDVARD GRIEG A Swan, op. 25:2 The music of Edvard Grieg, Robert Schumann and Richard Strauss tells of dreams of love and hearts torn in two, the eternal motion of waves and beautiful birdsong. A concert in the composer’s distinctive home, Siljustøl, is not complete without works by Supported by The Savings Bank Sæverud, and from the piano pieces, Foundation DNB – Dextra Musica and two ’light pieces’ have been selected. Anders Sveaas’ Charitable Foundation Both Grøtvedt and Stømner have recently graduated from the Nor- wegian Academy of Music, and are ROBERT SCHUMANN (1810–1856) Dichterliebe (A Poet’s Love), op. 48 RICHARD STRAUSS (1864–1949) Ruhe Meine Seele, op. 27:1 Heimliche Aufforderung, op. 27:3 Morgen! op. 27:4 Die Nacht, op. 10:3 Zueignung, op. 10:1 In collaboration with the Norwegian Academy of Music WWW.FI B.N O/EN 061