"Glød" with Knut Buen and Håvard Svendsrud.
On Thursday 17th of June, Knut Buen and Håvard Svendsrud will play the concert "Glød" in Sykkylven Kulturhus.
Knut Buen and Håvard Svendsrud are both well-known names in Norwegian music life.
Buen, who lives in Tuddal in Telemark, has for many years marked himself as one of our foremost harding fiddle players, and is for many the very symbol of folk art in Telemark. He is currently a professor of folk music at the Norwegian Academy of Music.
Håvard Svendsrud, originally from Modum, is an active accordionist. He plays both solo concerts and has several different musical collaborations, on small and large stages across the country. In addition to the business as a performer, Svendsrud is known as a producer for his own record company Aksent.
Buen and Svendsrud started their collaboration in 2016, on the occasion of the concert project «Kåre Korneliussen 100 år». The concert at that time was successful, and has since become a big "hit", among other things. on youtube. Since then, the duo has expanded their collaboration, and they have had a number of concerts, including round dance music from Telemark. In February 2019, they released the album «Old dances from Telemark», which has attracted attention and received good reviews in a number of publications.
In 2021, the two musicians will tour with the program «Glow». Knut Buen states about this program; "To have a glow is to keep the zeal of the same, both personally and in sound and team. If one looks into the great sky, one gets a testimony of how the sun and stars are large embers in the creation that give necessary sinful energy to all life. "Glow" is the name, put on our musical collaboration, where we use the instruments accordion and hard fiddle both in interplay and solo performances. Our program will contain various elements of both traditional and newly composed works, old dance music, folk music, art music and pieces that are in the same category as in the folk music environment are called sound tunes. "
The program also has a high level of humor and storytelling.
The concert in Sykkylven is carried out with financial support from the Norwegian Cultural Council.
- Last Updated: 05/14/2021
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Thu, June 17, 2021 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
«Glød» with Knut Buen and Håvard Svendsrud
- June 17, 2021
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