Kristin Asbjørnsen Quartet – Olav Torget guitars/vocals, Gjermund Silset bass/vocals, Rune Arnesen drums/vocals
Singer and songwriter Kristin Asbjørnsen is one of the most distinguished artists on the vibrating extended music scene in Norway. Over the last decade, she has received overwhelming international response from critics and the public alike for her personal and unique musical expression.
Autumn 2013 saw the release of Kristin’s new enchanting and critically acclaimed solo-album “I’ll meet you in the morning” (Emarcy/Universal Music).
The album was followed by an extended release tour in France, Germany, Austria, Spain and Norway and more concerts coming up during spring 2015. The music affectionately reveals her enduring passion for African American spirituals.
Published June 5, 2015
Kristin Asbjørnsen/Olav Torget Duo performs at Bari in Jazz, Italy 4th July.
See www.bariinjazz.it for more information.
More concerts coming up soon!
Published February 18, 2015
Kristin Asbjørnsen/Olav Torget Duo participates in «Aldri mer Christoffer», supporting the work of «reddesmå.no» Ælvespeilet, Porsgrunn, 18th March.
20th March Kristin Asbjørnsen Quartet is heading for Beaucourt in France (with Olav Torget, Finn Guttormsen and Anders Engen).
Låter som Balm in Gilead, Shine og en helt spesiell versjon av Wayfaring Stranger fikk publikum i en nesten fullsatt kirke til å gispe og sukke av begeistring og applausen var øredøvende. En anmelder med respekt for seg selv, skal muligens finne noe å sette fingeren på midt oppi alt det panegyriske. Men jeg finner ingen ting. Og jeg gidder ikke lete