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The biggest inspiration for young violinists

The weekend 12.–14. of February Alexander Rybak worked with almost 90 young string players.

The young violinists biggest inspiration

 – Andrine Longa Kopperstad  about Alexander Rybak 

Source:  Parts of an article in Mørenytt published 18.02.2016. Text: Ingvild Runde. Photo: Oddvar Alfsvåg and Kristian Skeide. Translated by Tessa La, revision by Anni Jowett.

Alexander Rybak og strykere i fosnavåg 2016 – We have had a very inspiring weekend. It has been a fun and educating experience, with a fantastic final concert. Nobody has inspired so many young string players to continue playing the violin as Alexander Rybak. He has really given the violin a comeback, says Inna Svendsen, who is the violin teacher at the culture schools in Volda and Ørsta. Continue reading The biggest inspiration for young violinists

Alexander Rybak spent 3 days in Moscow. Reportage by Russian magazine StarHit. Nov.12th 2012

Alexander Rybak spent 3 days in Moscow. Reportage by the Russian magazine StarHit.

November 9th 2012, the magazine StarHit posted a short “teaser” on their website as advert for a longer article about Alexander, to be published in their paper issue November 12th.

Source: www.starhit.ru 09.11.2012. Photos: Sergey Milansky. 

Found and translated by Zhanna Sergueeva. English revision by Katie Anderson

The star of ESC, Alexander Rybak, came to Moscow for a few days to present in the capital his new Russian-language single and the video for the song, “Dostala”/(“You’ve driven me up the wall).” According to Rybak the song is dedicated to one annoying female fan, who pursues her idol too actively . “StarHit” decided to find out what Alexander Rybak did in Moscow, besides the participation in presentations and press conferences. Read the big report about the several days the musician spent in the Russian capital in the next issue of our magazine that goes on sale on November the 12th. For now we present to our readers a few shots of Alexander Rybak, taken during his stay in the First Throne.

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Nov. 12th 2012, the longer article was published in the paper-issue of StarHit.

Continue reading Alexander Rybak spent 3 days in Moscow. Reportage by Russian magazine StarHit. Nov.12th 2012