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Alexander Rybak performed at the “Carnival Night” in Debrecen, Hungary 20.8.2018

Alexander Rybak was the guest star at the grand final of the Flower Carnival of Debrecen 2018 in Hungary.

The Flower Carnival is a popular annual week long event that take place in Debrecen, Hungary. The grand final show, the “Carnival Night”,  was held at Nagyerdei Stadion with 20.000 people in the audience, and 2000 dancers joined Alexander in his final song “Europe’s Skies”.   Continue reading Alexander Rybak performed at the “Carnival Night” in Debrecen, Hungary 20.8.2018

Alexander Rybak and Franziska Wiese in Schlagerboom 21.10.2017

Alexander Rybak and Franziska Wiese performed their “Fairytale” duet in the big Schlagerboom Festival broadcast onTV .

Below you’ll find a video of their performance, pictures and an interview made after they performed. The interview has subs in several languages 🙂   Continue reading Alexander Rybak and Franziska Wiese in Schlagerboom 21.10.2017

Pictures and videos from Alexander’s young string seminar and concert in Gomel, Belarus 2. and 3. March 2017

Alexander and Gomel City Symphony Orchestra invited young string students for a seminar and to play with Alexander on stage at the concert.

Students under the age of 14  playing a violin or cello, could take part in the seminar. It was Gomel City Symphony Orchestra who had taken the initiative to invite Alexander, and it was a unique experience for the young strings students to practice and perform on the same stage as the famous Eurovision winner, Alexander Rybak . 35 boys and girls from the music schools of Gomel region and even some from Kiev. The youngest student was four years old. Continue reading Pictures and videos from Alexander’s young string seminar and concert in Gomel, Belarus 2. and 3. March 2017

Jury member at New Wave Junior Artek2015 11-13th of August 2015

Alexander Rybak was a jury member in the talented children competition “New Wave Junior Artek2015” in Crimea the 11-13th if August 2015. In addition to be a jury member, he also performed Europe’s Skies in a duet with Nika Smolyanova.


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Soot-Spelet 2015 with Alexander Rybak as the Norwegian violinist Ole Bull

Pictures by Niels Peeters, Lars Brander and Ulli Cologne


Read more about the play here

Orchestra seminar and concert with Atayurt Private Schools in Turkey

For Atayurt Private School’s 20th annual art festival, they had invited Alexander for a two day orchestra seminar and a final concert on the 14th of November at Eskişehir Osmangazi Üniversitesi Spor Salonu. There, in addition to presenting his individual pieces, he also performed with the school’s students, orchestra, choir and dancers. Continue reading Orchestra seminar and concert with Atayurt Private Schools in Turkey

Alexander in Pervouralsk, Russia, 19.07.2014.

Pictures from the concert taken by Maksim Kravchuk and Lolita Aptekasheva

Press conference in Iasi, Romania, 25.06.2014.

Recording by May Elisabeth. Translation by Laura Ser. Subs by Julia B. Revision by Anni Jowett. 

Continue reading Press conference in Iasi, Romania, 25.06.2014.

Alexander at „Eurovision Show” in Iasi, Romania, 25.06.2014.

Recording by May Elisabeth Nipen

Continue reading Alexander at „Eurovision Show” in Iasi, Romania, 25.06.2014.

Outdoor concerts in Kirkenær and Fagernes, Norway, 20-21.06.2014.

Article about the concert in Fagernes was published on 23.06.2014.

Author and photographer: Ingvar Skattebu

Translation by Tessa Lande. Revision by Anni Jowett


Popular: Alexander Rybak is  popular in Valdres. 400-500 came to listen and watch him at Briskeby on Saturday noon.

 Alexander Rybak: “I have a special relationship to Valdres”

The people in Valdres love Alexander Rybak. And the feelings are mutual.

– I’ve been here on Valdres Sommersymfoni since I was … well … 12 years, maybe? Says Alexander Rybak, who gathered a large audience for an outdoor concert in the centre of Fagernes.

Even in a hectic program, he found time for this concert at Fagernes. Rybak flew in from Ukraine the day before, played in Oslo, then Fagernes, and went straight from Fagernes to Moscow as the next destination.

Continue reading Outdoor concerts in Kirkenær and Fagernes, Norway, 20-21.06.2014.

Into a Fantasy – presentation of new music video by Alexander Rybak in Kiev, 19.06.2014.

Pictures by Ksenia Yufereva, Alexandra Marchenko, Nonna Aronova, Ket Tenovis, Julia Bezbakh and others


Online-conference with Alexander at “”, Kiev, 18.06.2014.

Pictures by Oleg Batrak

Into a Fantasy – preorder the music, story behind, preview closing credits.

Believe in your talent, and let it grow. If your dreams are to come true, you must first dare to dream.

– Alexander Rybak


Alexander Rybak’s new song “Into a Fantasy” will be one of the soundtracks in DreamWorks animation movie  “How to Train Your Dragon 2”. The song will be played during the end credits in several of the European versions of the movie.  

You can pre-order the music now!

You can already pre-order the CD with the soundtracks of the movie, and “Into a Fantasy ” is included in the versions you can order from Platekompaniet and the  following Amazon Internet stores:

Continue reading Into a Fantasy — preorder the music, story behind, preview closing credits.

Workshop in the MusikRum Festival, Vesteräs 22.05.14

Photo: Erik Mårtensson/Scanpix
Author: Åsa Johansson
Published: 22.05.14
Translation by: Tessa Lande. Revised by: Anni Jowett


A Eurovision celebrity in Västerås. Alexander Rybak is known for his enthusiastic fiddling, but also for his teaching interest.

This weekend, 2,000 children and young people are going to play, dance and sing together in Vesterås.

A certain fiddler Alexander Rybak is a sticky draw, says Karin Heintz, the project manager for this year’s Musikrumfestival in Västerås.

Continue reading Workshop in the MusikRum Festival, Vesteräs 22.05.14

Articles about concert in Heydar Aliyev Center in Baku 15.05.2014.

Article was published on 16.05.2014.

Translation by Zhanna Sergueeva. Revision by Katie Anderson


Alexander Rybak gave a fairy tale concert in the Heydar Aliyev Center

The young, famous, talented violinist and singer Alexander Rybak, whose songs are heard all over the world, has celebrated his 28 year anniversary in Baku.

According to Day.Az with reference to Trend, he arrived in the capital of Azerbaijan three days before his concert in the Center of Heydar Aliyev to hold a master class for talented students of the Republican Art gymnasium and prepare with them for their performance on the stage of the Heydar Aliyev Center.

Continue reading Articles about concert in Heydar Aliyev Center in Baku 15.05.2014.

Eurovision pre-party in Minsk 17.04.2014.

Pictures by Alexander Zahar


Concert in Orsha, Belarus, 16.04.2014.

Pictures by  Pavel Kolobnev, Inna Art and

Signing after the concert

Pictures by Maria Dmitrieva and Pavel Kolobnev

Alexander in the press-centre of “AIF” in Sankt Petersburg 27.02.2014.

Alexander has recently visited Sankt Petersburg, where he performed at the opening of the  Norwegian chemical factory “Joten”. Haakon, Crown Prince of Norway, was also presented at the opening. In addition, Alexander visited few TV-shows and had a huge interesting interview with a very popular Russian newspaper “Argumenty i Fakty”, which we translated for you.

Official website of “Argumenty i Fakty” in Saint Petersburg 

Upload by Hilde M. Translation by Zhanna Sergueeva.  English revision by Anni Jowett. Subs by Katie Anderson 

Pictures by Tatiana Shvetsova


Alexander in Susann Sonntag Birthday Show in Ingå, Finland, 01.02.2014.

Thanks a lot to Senni for providing the pictures!

Alexander performance in Alfaz del Pi, Spain, 14-15.11.2013.

Video reportage from AlfasNoticias.

Upload by Julia B. Translation by Lulú Barceló. Subs by Katie Anderson

Pictures by Ulli Cologne

Concert with the youth-orchestras in Ski, Norway, 03.11.2013.

The article was published in  paper issue of Østlandets Blad 5.11.13

Author & Photographer: Odd Inge Rand 

Provided by Venche M. Translation by Jorunn Ekre. Revision by Anni Jowett 

 Got to join the band: Alexander Rybak called his performance at Rådhusteatret on Sunday his audition to “join the band”, in other words the marching bands from Nordby, Ski and Drøbak/Frogn. He passed it with flying colours.

Alexander Rybak bestowed glory to the marching band society in Follo.

Well done from Nordby, Ski and Drøbak/Frogn. The celebrity concert has been a tradition for a long time and the 2013 edition will go down in history as one of the very best. The members of the school marching bands from Nordby, Ski and Drøbak/Frogn can pat themselves on the back after a well-executed  event at Rådhusteatret during the weekend. They entertained a sold out venue for two hours with marching band music at the highest level. The celebrity concert 2013 is the result of persistent work by the marching bands.

Continue reading Concert with the youth-orchestras in Ski, Norway, 03.11.2013.

The concert in Riga 18.10.2013.

Alexander  performed a concert at the anniversary party of  “Friends Club” in Riga on 18.10.2013

Video by YouTube-user dancheskus

Pictures by Ketija Grūbe and Boris Kuvshinnikov

Meet and Greet with Alexander Rybak in Minsk 11.10.2013.

Pictures by Tanya Kuzmina, Katya Lesun, Natasha Bogdan and   Nika Sushko

Recording of “Hver gang vi møtes”

Pictures from the photo-shoot, which took place at the farm in Våler (Moss, Norway) on 31.08.2013, where Alexander Rybak, Øyvind Elgenes, Anneli Drecker, Lars Lillo Stenberg, Simone Eriksrud, Samsaya and Sigvart Dagsland  had been living for 2 weeks while filming the 3rd season of the popular Norwegian TV-show “Hver gang vi møtes” (Every time we meet).

Photographer: Robert S. Eik for VG

You can find more pictures here.



Alexander at Milas International Festival, Turkey, 14.09.2013.

Alexander  performed at the closing part of 3rd International Milas Festival in Bodrum area, which gathered thousands of people at the open-air venue.

Pictures by Mylasa EgeLi and Milaskultursanat Karya

Alexander in Istanbul. 17.09.2013

Alexander finally visited beautiful Istanbul to play a full concert there!  On September 17th he and the dancers from Lithuanian dance group “Time to show” performed  at the night club “Jolly Joker”. Earlier that day Alexander met his fans at the open “Meet and Greet”.

Here are pictures from these events gathered in the photo-gallery.

Pictures by  Fatih Özdemir and from the page of dance group “Time to show” 



Pictures: classical concert of Alexander Rybak in Vilnius 11.09.2013.

Pictures from and websites

Pictures: Concert of Alexander Rybak in Munich. 06.09.13

Alexander and “Time to show” performed at “Club Ray” (Munich, Germany) on September 6, 2013.

Pictures by Alexandre Gorodnyi and

More pictures at Club Ray Facebook Page.

Alexander Rybak – Concert in Hannover (Germany)

On September 7th, 2013 Alexander, accompanied by the dancers from Lithuanian modern ballet “Time to Show”, has perfermed at the night club “Infinity” in Hannover (Germany).

Pictures are from the official website of “Infinity” club.

Pictures: Alexander Rybak at the “National forest day” in Maridalen. 24.08.2013

Alexander and dance band “Time to show” performed at the open-air festival in Maridalen (Oslo area).

A bunch of international fans attended this festival and met Alexander. Here are nice pictures from the venue provided by Camelia Valentina (Romania) and Blanka Michałek  (Poland).

Photos: Alexander Rybak at Valdres festival 27.06.2013.

Pictures from Photographer: Tom Henning Bratlie

Pictures: Summer show with Bettan, Alexander and Didrik in Tønsberg

Thanks to Hilde, Ulli   and Anni  for the pictures! 

Alexander Rybak & Marija Šerifović on “An Evening With Ivan Ivanovic” 21.06.2013

The 150th episode anniversary with two Eurovision Song Contest winners,
Marija Šerifović and Alexander Rybak.

In addition to stories about Marija’s new album, which they are working on together, the guests talk about the impact winning this competition had on them, and also things that you’ve never heard of before.

Continue reading Alexander Rybak & Marija Šerifović on “An Evening With Ivan Ivanovic” 21.06.2013

Article about Alexander Rybak’s performance at Morodalsfestival, 15.06.2013.

The article was published in the newspaper “Glåmdalen”, 16.06.2013.

Author: Sigmund Fossen. Photo: Jens Haugen

The original article here

Found by Ellen NL. Translation by Tessa Lande.

English revision by Katie Anderson

Autograph: Martin Johansen got Alexander Rybak’s autograph on his body and will probably not wash that for a while

Happiness is an autograph on the belly

NORD ODAL: Martin Johansen will not wash his belly for a long time. Because his new hero has written his autograph there.

– It was very nice to talk to Alexander Rybak , but I don’t remember what he said, the guy from Sarpsborg says, who was one of nearly 100 mentally challenged  who flocked to the fiddle playing artist after the concert at Sand in Nord-Odal Saturday afternoon. Alexander Rybak took his time with autographs, and he was one of the main reasons for the high show factor of the 5th Morodalsfestivalen.

– For four years we have tried to get Alexander Rybak here, and for four years it has rained during our festival. Now Rybak came, and the sun came with him, a satisfied Olav Hagen said, who guided a crowd of more than 1,000 people through the weekend’s festival below Milepelen Inn.

Continue reading Article about Alexander Rybak’s performance at Morodalsfestival, 15.06.2013.

Pictures: Alexander Rybak at Russian Song Festival in London. 28.04.2013

Thanks a lot to photographer Indrek Galetin, who provided all the pictures 🙂

Alexander Rybak performed at the award ceremony “Top 50 successful and beautiful people of Minsk” 30.04.2013.

“Top 50”  is the award  for artists, businessmen, actors, models, athletes and TV-hosts. “Top-50” – is a recognition of success, beauty, elegance, impeccable style, and most importantly – high-achieving, that’s how the general producer of this ceremony describes it. This year’s ceremony took place in the club  «Dozari» in Minsk on  April 30th.  Alexander Rybak was the guest of this  ceremony, who got the award among other celebrities, and performed his song “Europe’s skies” in Belarusian at the end of the evening.

Pictures from the press