Alexander was the surprise artist at the free open-air New Year’s concert in Chisinau, Moldova. The concert stared after midnight and lasted for about 45 minutes. The concert was streamed live on Moldova’s national TV station Moldova 1. Earlier in the evening Alexander performed at a New Year’s party at Berd’s Design Hotel. His Ukrainian manager Yana Pryadko was present and shared this video on FaceBook:
The open-air concert
The concert was great. It was obviously a bit cold, but with a Christmas hat and warm jacket, Alexander managed well. During the concert he also went down to greet the audience and handed out signed cards and some other stuff. Pictures from the concert you can see below the video.
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.
Alexander Rybak: “I have a special relationship to Valdres”
Text to photo: Popular: Alexander Rybak is popular in Valdres. 400-500 came to listen and watch him at Briskeby on Saturday noon.
Source: www.oa.no 23.06.2014. Author and photographer: Ingvar Skattebu. Translation by Tessa Lande. Revision by Anni Jowett
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.
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:
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.
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.
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.
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).
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.
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.
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.