Tag Archives: Kragerø

By the Sea – Kragerø Girls Choir and Alexander Rybak on boulders. July 26th 2012

Article published in the paper-issue of Kragerø Blad Vestmar 26.7.2012

Text : Maren Olava Ask Knutsen

Found and translated by Venche Mellemstrand. English revision by Lillian Llewellyn

By the Sea

Summer Adventure for girls choir.

If there was one thing we learned when Alexander Rybak gave a concert together with our choir, it was that he liked what we did.
And it did not take long before we again had contact with him. This time it was a reunion.
The idea was summer idyll, barbecue and singing in the archipelago (skjærgården), and that’s nearly how it was.
15 July, a little bit tired Alexander, came to Jomfruland with his violin hanging over his shoulder.

Continue reading By the Sea — Kragerø Girls Choir and Alexander Rybak on boulders. July 26th 2012

The girls choir and Rybak sparkled! Article in Kragerø Blad. Feb.21st 2012

Article found in paper-edition of “Kragerø Blad” 21.2.2012. Text and photos by Jimmy Åsen.

Found and translated by Tessa Lande.

A spectacular evening with the Girls Choir

The concert of Kragerø Girls Choir and Alexander Rybak will be remembered for long.

There was a huge interest to hear the Eurovision- winner play and sing with Kragerø Girls choir.
About 400 were present and allowed themselves to be charmed by a choir that showed high artistic class and an artist who gave of himself. And who sparkled along with the girls.

Continue reading The girls choir and Rybak sparkled! Article in Kragerø Blad. Feb.21st 2012

VIDEO: Concert with Kragerø Girl Choir- 19.02.2012

Here is the videos from Alexander Rybak & Kragerø Jentekor concert, on last weekend, 19.02.2012 at Kragerø Kirke.

Thanks to  Hilde Ask Knusten and Hildebjørg Ha for the videos.

Lisa Ask Knutsen – Soria Moria

Alexander Rybak & Jan Kristian Kristoffersen – Hungarian Rhapsody

Continue reading VIDEO: Concert with Kragerø Girl Choir- 19.02.2012

Collection of articles about concert with Girl Choir in Kragerø, 19 – 21.02.2012

Article from kv.no on 19.02.12
Journalist and photography:  Jimmy Aasen
Source : http://kv.no/kultur/alexander-rybak-og-jentekoret-sjarmerte-1.6784226

Translation by Tessa La.

 

Alexander Rybak and the Girl Choir charmed the audience 

Quality, charm, song and joy of playing. Kragerø Girl Choir and Alexander Rybak did the job and made a sparkling concert in Kragerø Church.

About 400 were present at the Kragerø Girl Choir’s anniversary concert with the guest artist Alexander Rybak, Sunday evening. For nearly one and a half hour the audience experienced songs and music at a very high level.  The Eurovision Song Contest winner was just the artist we expected him to be.

Continue reading Collection of articles about concert with Girl Choir in Kragerø, 19 — 21.02.2012

Rehearsals before Alexander’s concert with the Girls Choir in Kragerø, 17-19.02.2012

ALEXANDER RYBAK IN KRAGERØ

 

Article on kv.no, published 17.02.12
Journalist and photography:  Jimmy Aasen
Translation by TessaLa. Revision by Anni Jowett.

A fantastically good choir, Alexander Rybak said, after the first rehearsal with the Girl Choir in Kragerø on Friday evening.

Because of heavy traffic on E18, the artist Alexander Rybak was a little delayed for the first rehearsal in Kragerø Church on Friday evening.

Continue reading Rehearsals before Alexander’s concert with the Girls Choir in Kragerø, 17-19.02.2012