Kristin Asbjørnsen Quartet with Olav Torget – guitars/vocals, Gjermund Silset – bass/vocals – Rune Arnesen – Drums, David Solheim – Sound.
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 January 23, 2015
Kristin Asbjørnsen Quartet, together with Radik Tyulyush ((Tuv) and Kouame Sereba will do the opening concert of Rumi Festival called «Voices with Roots». At Victoria Nasjonale Jazzscene – 30th January.
7th February Kristin Asbjørnsen Quartet will perform at the «Vinterjazz i Fjell» in Fjellhallen, Gjøvik.
More concerts with Kristin Asbjørnsen coming up soon.
Have a look at the calendar!
Published November 27, 2014
9th December will see the the special project “Take my mother home” in Majorstua Kirke, Oslo. A meditative concert where Kristin’s music (based on interpretations of african american spirituals ) meets new writings by the novelist Hanne Ørstavik. Together with pianist Tord Gustavsen.
Vakkert, vakkert, og totalt uten fakter. Den som ikke blir rørt av denne musikken, må skaffe seg et nytt hjerte.