An article from the Church magazine “Fyrlykta”, published on 14.11.2010
Found and translated by Tessa Lande.
A phenomenal stage show
There is only one thing to say, the Alexander Rybak concert was a fantastic event.
Henk Milne in The Three Jacks set the tone when he said that he had a special relationship with Norwegians and referred to the Vikings raids in Ireland. Now the Norwegian are building a church. “We better join them he continued before he and the band provided an hour of speed and rhythm together with the three girls in Breffni Dancers, who was a fireworks of precision and very fast feet.
And then he came, the one everyone was waiting for: Alexander Rybak. He played and sang many songs that can be found on Youtube and gave the benefit of a large repertoire, which showed that he can play both classical and modern pieces on the violin.
Moreover, he showed that he is a great entertainer with a great capacity for self-irony. The musician, singer and artist shown up to the audience’s wildapplause.