Article was published in paper issue of “Vikebladet” 06.05.2014
Author: Ingvild Aursøy Måseide
Translation by Tessa Lande. Revision by Katie Anderson
A Fairytale concert
Fireworks: Alexander Rybak was like a firework on the stage when he performed his two major hits “Roll With The Wind” and “Fairytale”. It was obvious that this was what the crowd had been waiting for. The people sang along in full voices and gave the artist A standing ovation. Although he was skilled with both Swedish folk songs and classical violin play, it looked like he enjoyed himself most when he performed these songs.
I couldn’t have started the tour for this concept at a better place, said Alexander Rybak after a well done concert Saturday night.
The young man who won Eurovision 5 years ago showed up with the big smile we remember him with.
Continue reading Review of the Alexander Rybak’s concert “A Musical Journey” in Ulsteinvik 03.05.14
Report written by Marianne Mata Hari Saietz and The Facebookies. Photos: The Facebookies.
A video-clip from “Skogheim flytter inn” where Alexander talks about the Facebookies and the Farm-meeting. Broadcasted on Tv2 Norway- 28.02.12
This is a report about a fairytale, that happened long ago in July 2011. No reports have been published about the Farm-meeting until now but in the TV-program “Skogheim moves in” (28.2.2012), Alexander told about his meeting with 80 Facebookies from 30 countries at a private farm after the Giske-concert. Since this piece of information could make people curious or confused, we decided to write a short report and tell some more facts about it.
Continue reading The Farm-Fairytale. A Facebookies report. July 29th 2011
Article in the paper Issue of Vikebladet 15.12.11
Journalsit: Mone Celin K. Skrede. Photographer : Jan Erling Davidsen
Articles found by Olina Novikova. Translation by Tessa Lande.
Beautiful winter pictures
Friday 9th of December it was a full booked church and very expectant mood in Ulsteinvik. The artist trio Alexander Rybak, Dennis Storhøi and Anne Vada met with singing, storytelling, a lot of good spirits and beautiful tones from well-voted instruments.
It was people in all ages present this evening, and the whole church buzzed expectantly minutes before the concert was going to start.. The scene was suddenly illuminated, and in a red light the actor, radio voice, and film and TV face Dennis Storhøi come walking up the aisle.
Continue reading Review about Christmas concert in Ulsteinvik on 09.12.2011
Paper edition retrieved by Tessa Lande, translated by Laila Solum Hansen
Rybak is coming back to Ulsteinvik with a new artist trio.
The advent time this year could be extra nice for the ones who love going to concerts. Alexander Rybak, Anne Vada and Dennis Storhøi with musicians will come this last month in the year to Ulstein Churh, to make Christmas mood. The concert is a part of the Christmas Tour ‘Winter Pictures’
Journalist: Mone Celin K, Skrede
The 9th of December you can participate in a special musical experience in Ulstein Churh. This December day it will be a Christmas concert with three rather well-known names. Alexander Rybak, Anne Vada and Dennis Storhøi with musicians will supply Ulsteinvik and surrounding areas with beautiful Christmas melodies and lyrics with a lot of nice Christmas mood.
The concert is a part of a Christmas tour that will start on the 2nd December in Lommedalen church in Bærum. The tour has the last concert at 22nd December in Ringsaker church and contains in all fourteen concerts. Ulsteinvik is number seven on the list.
Through a cozy and cheerful conversation with all three artists, Vikebladet Vestposten has got to know a little both about the concert itself, the tour and the artists relations with Ulsteinvik.
Continue reading Interview to the Norwegian newspaper “Vikedbladet” 12.11.2011
Article published in www.vikebladet.no, 29.07.2011
Journalist: Jørund Johansen.
Link to original article: http://www.vikebladet.no/kultur/article363443.ece
Found and translated by Tessa La
Rybak performed an intimate concert at Amfi in Ulsteinvik on Friday. He said it was wonderful to be receieved so well.
The audience were excited and waited for Alexander Rybak when the time passed 4 o’clock at Amfi in Ulsteinvik on Friday. There were both young and old people at the concert, but it was the younger generation who hijacked the closest places to the stage. Continue reading Alexander in Ulsteinvik, July 29th 2011. Vikebladet.no
Thanks to Venche Mellemstrand for the videos
Resan till dig
Roll with the wind
Photos from www.vikebladet.no