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Swinging Home for Christmas 2010 – Alexander Rybak’s Christmas Tour

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“Swinging Home for Christmas”

10 year anniversary!

Alexander Rybak’s dream about having his own Christmas tour came true in 2010. With a big band of 11 clever musicians, his own stuff and crooner versions of American and Norwegian Christmas classics, he went on tour visiting 10 Norwegian cities and 16 concerts.

This year we are celebrating the 10th anniversary and below you’ll find videos from the concert, the tour list with the name of the local guest artists, interviews where he promoted the tour and also what some of his tour buddies say about working with him 🙂 Just scroll down and enjoy 🙂

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Christmas full-speed ahead for Rybak! 17th December 2010

Christmas at full-speed ahead for Rybak

 Article by Ann Turi Ford. Published on www.amta.no 17.12.2010. Link to original article in Norwegian here. Photo: Wiggo Larsen, Demokraten/ANB

Translation: Marianne Saietz, article revision: AnniJo

After a rather hectic autumn, Alexander Rybak is swinging home for Christmas.

Half-way through his self-produced tour “Swinging Home for Christmas”, the multi-talented artist from Oksval can rejoice about his supportive audience and some great reviews. “A golden voice with a golden violin” and “a solid show”, Romsdals budstikke from Rb.nett writes to describe Rybak’s shows. “The live band-version of beloved christmas classics, without any worn-out songs. Makes one’s nape hairs rise”, Sunnmørsposten wrote.

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