Kristin Asbjørnsen

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.

February 2018 will see the European release of Kristin’s long awaited solo album Traces Of You. Kristin’s new, enchanting songs, based on her commissioned work Traces of You for Global Oslo Music in 2016, are already met with outstanding response. Kristin has written all music and lyrics. The release will be followed by spring concerts in Germany, Norway, France and Spain.

Kristin’s critically acclaimed solo-album “I’ll meet you in the morning” (Emarcy/Universal Music 2013/2014) was followed by an extended release tour and festival concerts in Germany, France, Norway, Spain and Austria with Kristin Asbjørnsen Ensemble. The music affectionately reveals her enduring passion for African American spirituals as well as her own compositions. During 2017 Kristin has performed in Europe, in different duo, trio and quartet formats; combining songs from her latest album with her earlier work “The night shines like the day” and “Wayfaring stranger” as well as introducing her new songs.

Recent news

New Single Release

Published January 19, 2018

The song “You Hold Me While Leaving Me” from Kristin’s forthcoming album, “Traces of You“, will be digitally released worldwide 26th January.

Traces of You – Release

Published December 21, 2017

February/March 2018 will see the European release of Kristin’s long awaited solo album Traces Of You. 

Kristin’s new, enchanting songs, based on her commissioned work Traces of You for Global Oslo Music in 2016, are already met with outstanding response. Kristin has written all music and lyrics.

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Det hevdes at stemma er det viktigste instrumentet av alle. Åpningsdagen på Moldejazz ga oss strålende eksempler på det med Kristin Asbjørnsen, Sidsel Endresen og Ladysmith Black Mombazo

Tor Hammerø, 15.07.2014

Upcoming concerts

16th February

Tonne Jazz club, Dresden - Germany

Kristin Asbjørnsen with Olav Torget (guitars) and Suntou Susso (kora, vocals)

17th February

Göppingen - Germany

Kristin Asbjørnsen with Olav Torget (guitars) and Suntou Susso (kora, vocals)

18th February

Kultur I’m Esel,, Einbeck - Germany

Kristin Asbjørnsen with Olav Torget (guitars) and Suntou Susso (kora, vocals)

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