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Alexander Rybak’s exam concert at Barratt Due. 07.06.2012

Alexander Rybak’s violin exam for bachelor degree in Barratt Due Music Institute.

Photo from nrk.no

Alexander Rybak’s exam was held in a small concert hall at Barratt Dues Music Institute and only a few people was lucky to get a ticket to this great moment. Luckily it was streamed live by the Norwegian news paper VG, and we can therefore provide you the whole concert. 🙂

After the concert he was interviewed on national TV. You can watch that interview HERE

On piano: Gunnar Flagstad

Recording by Venche M. English translation by Laila S.H. Subs by Julia B. Russian translation by Zhanna Sergueeva. Polish translation by Klaudia Jasińska. Croatian translation by Karolina Pavlov. Slovak translation by Danka Čolláková. Turkish translation by Tülay Aydın.

List of played pieces:

Johann Sebastian Bach: “Chaconne” (from Partita no 2 in D minor for solo violin)
Franz Schubert: “Rondo Brilliant”
Claude Debussy: “Clair de Lune
Francois Schubert: “The Bee
Johannes Brahms: “Hungarian Dance No 5
Bjarne Brustad: «Natur og Hulder» (from “Eventyrsuite” for solo violin)
Alexander Rybak: «Dagdrøm»
Trad: “Hungarian Suite” (Hungarian Rhapsody)
Antonio Bazzini: “La Ronde de Lutins” (“Dance of the Goblins”) + ABBA’s “Money Money” & Jerry Lee Lewis: “Great Balls of Fire” 01:05:02
Dick Finch / Jack Little / Tommie Malie: “Jealous”

Alexander Rybak on NRK after his exam-concert – 7.6. 2012

Alexander Rybak was guest on Norwegian national TV-news after his Bachelor exam in performing violinist.

Source for this interview with Alexander Rybak: NRK.no “Dagsrevyen”.
The post has been updated by TessaLa

Alexander Rybak and Viggo Johansen - interview on NRK Dagsrevyen 2012

Thursday June 7th, Alexander Rybak had his Bachelor exam as performing violinist at Barratt Due Music Institute, and he passed with the top grade “A”.  The Norwegian national TV, NRK , was present and filmed before, during and after his exam. In the evening, he was guest in the news TV-show “Dagsrevyen” and was interviewed by the news host Viggo Johansen. The exam concert can be watched HERE

Recording by Venche M. English translation by Tessa Lande. English revision by Anni Jowett. Subs and Russian translation by Zhanna Sergueeva. Polish translation by Martyna Agnieszka Jasińska. Slovak translation by Danka Čolláková.