Concerts

Svein Amund Skara

The double virtuoso

Upcoming concerts

Oslo Piano Festival, Oslo, Norway, October 22, 2017, 7.30 PM

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Sonate no. 12 in F major, KV 332

Edvard Grieg

From "Peer Gynt"

Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy

Variations serieuses, opus 54

Ludwig van Beethoven

Sonate no. 21 in C major, opus 53

(Waldstein)

Franz Liszt

Etudes d'execution transcendante

-no. 2 - Molto vivace

-no. 7 - Eroica

-no. 10 - Appasionata

Frederic Chopin

Fantasia in f minor, opus 49

Franz Liszt

Venezia and Napoli

Milij Balakirew

Islamey

Tickets

 

 

Oslo University College, Norway, Oct 26, 2017, 12.00 AM

Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy

Variations serieuses, opus 54

Franz Liszt

Etudes d'execution transcendante

-no. 2 - Molto vivace

-no. 7 - Eroica

-no. 10 - Appasionata

Milij Balakirew

Islamey

 

 

Gasteig, Munich, Germany, November 5, 2017, 8.00 PM

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Sonate no. 12 in F major, KV 332

Edvard Grieg

From "Peer Gynt"

Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy

Variations serieuses, opus 54

Ludwig van Beethoven

Sonate no. 21 in C major, opus 53

(Waldstein)

Franz Liszt

Etudes d'execution transcendante

-no. 2 - Molto vivace

-no. 7 - Eroica

-no. 10 - Appasionata

Frederic Chopin

Fantasia in f minor, opus 49

Franz Liszt

Venezia and Napoli

Milij Balakirew

Islamey

Tickets

 

 

Berlin, Germany, February 2018 (date to be announced later)

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Sonate no. 12 in F major, KV 332

Edvard Grieg

From "Peer Gynt"

Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy

Variations serieuses, opus 54

Ludwig van Beethoven

Sonate no. 21 in C major, opus 53 (Waldstein)

Franz Liszt

Etudes d'execution transcendante

-no. 2 - Molto vivace

-no. 7 - Eroica

Frederic Chopin

Fantasia in f minor, opus 49

Franz Liszt

Venezia and Napoli

Milij Balakirew

Islamey

 

 

Oslo Piano Festival, Oslo, Norway, March 11, 2018, 7.30 PM

Joseph Haydn

Sonata Hob XVI no. 21 in C major

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Sonata no. 18 in D major, KV 576

Franz Liszt

Dante Sonata

Olivier Messiaen

Regard du Pére, from "Vingt Regards sur l'Enfant-Jésus"

Claude Debussy

L'Isle joyeuse

Frederic Chopin

Ballada no. 1 in g minor, opus 23

Ballada no. 2 in F major, opus 38

Ballada no. 3 in A flat major, op. 47

Ballade no. 4 in f minor, opus 52

 

 

St. Nikolaus-Kirche, Rosenheim, Germany, March 17, 2018, 12.00 AM

Johann Sebastian Bach

Fantasia and Fugue in g minor,

BWV 542

Knut Nystedt

Pieta

Johannes Brahms

Prelude and Fugue in g minor

Charles-Marie Widor

Symphonie no. 6 in g minor,

opus 42 no. 2, Finale

 

 

Fulda Cathedral, Fulda, Germany, May 5, 2018, 12.05 AM

Works by Bach, Dupré, Nielsen and Widor

 

 

Oslo Piano Festival, Oslo, Norway, June 3, 2018, 7.30 PM

Ludwig van Beethoven

Sonata no. 28 in A major, opus 101

Franz Liszt

Etudes d'execution transcendante

-no. 5 - Feux follets

-no. 6 - Vision

-no. 9 - Ricordanza

Ludwig van Beethoven/Franz Liszt

Symphony no. 3 in E flat major, opus 55 (Eroica)

 

 

Gasteig, Munich, Germany, June 17, 2018, 08.00 PM

Ludwig van Beethoven

Sonata no. 28 in A major, opus 101

Franz Liszt

Etudes d'execution transcendante

-no. 5 - Feux follets

-no. 6 - Vision

-no. 9 - Ricordanza

Ludwig van Beethoven/Franz Liszt

Symphony no. 3 in E flat major, opus 55 (Eroica)

Tickets

 

 

Oslo Piano Festival, Oslo, Norway, October 3, 2018, 7.30 PM

Edvard Grieg

Bell ringing, opus 54 no. 6

Franz Liszt

Sonata in b minor

Etudes d'execution transcendante

-no. 1 - Preludio

-no. 2 - Molto vivace

-no. 3 - Paysage

-no. 4 - Mazeppa

-no. 5 - Feux follets

-no. 6 - Vision

-no. 7 - Eroica

-no. 8 - Wilde Jagd

-no. 9 - Ricordanza

-no. 10 - Appassionata

-no. 11 - Harmonies du Soir

-no. 12 - Chasse-neige

 

 

 

Gasteig, Munich, Germany, November 4, 2018, 08.00 PM

Edvard Grieg

Bell ringing, opus 54 no. 6

Franz Liszt

Sonata in b minor

Etudes d'execution transcendante

-no. 1 - Preludio

-no. 2 - Molto vivace

-no. 3 - Paysage

-no. 4 - Mazeppa

-no. 5 - Feux follets

-no. 6 - Vision

-no. 7 - Eroica

-no. 8 - Wilde Jagd

-no. 9 - Ricordanza

-no. 10 - Appassionata

-no. 11 - Harmonies du Soir

-no. 12 - Chasse-neige

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Passed concerts

Oslo Piano Festival, Oslo, Norway, August 13, 2017, 7.30 PM

Edvard Grieg

From "Lyrical pieces"

Franz Liszt

Etudes d'execution transcendante

-no. 1 - Preludio

-no. 3 - Paysage

-no. 4 - Mazeppa

-no. 8 - Wilde Jagd

-no. 10 - Appassionata

-no. 11 - Harmonies du Soir

-no. 12 - Chasse-neige

Hungarian Rhapsody no. 5

Frederic Chopin

Ballada no. 1 in g minor, opus 23

Ballada no. 2 in F major, opus 38

Ballada no. 3 in A flat major, op. 47

Ballade no. 4 in f minor, opus 52

 

 

Kongsvinger Church, Norway, July 6, 2017, 7.00 PM

Wolfgang A. Mozart/H. Grimm

Eine kleine Nachtmusik: Movement 1 (Allegro)

Johann Sebastian Bach

Trio Sonata no. 5 in C major, BWV 529

Prelude and fugue in G major, BWV 541

Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy

Sonata no. 5 in D major,op. 65 no 5

J. S. Bach/L. Vierne

Siciliano

Max Reger

Introduction and Passacaglia in d minor

Antonio Vivaldi/H. Grimm

The four seasons: Autumn

 

 

Gasteig, Munich, Germany, June 25, 2017, 8.00 PM

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Sonata no. 11 in A major, KV 331

Ludwig van Beethoven

Sonata no. 12 in A flat major, opus 26 (Trauermarsch)

Franz Liszt

Etudes d'execution transcendante

-no. 3 (Paysage)

-no. 10 (Appassionata)

Frederic Chopin

Ballada no. 1 in g minor, opus 23

Ballada no. 2 in F major, opus 38

Ballada no. 3 in A flat major, op 47

Ballada no. 4 in f minor, opus 52

 

 

Oslo Piano Festival, Oslo, Norway, June 18, 2017, 7.30PM

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Sonata no. 11 in A major, KV 331

Ludwig van Beethoven

Sonata no. 12 in A flat major, opus 26 (Trauermarsch)

Franz Liszt

Etudes d'execution transcendante

-no. 3 (Paysage)

-no. 10 (Appassionata)

Frederic Chopin

Ballada no. 1 in g minor, opus 23

Ballada no. 2 in F major, opus 38

Ballada no. 3 in A flat major, op 47

Ballada no. 4 in f minor, opus 52

 

 

Kampen Church, Oslo, Norway, June 11, 2017, 6.00 PM

Kampen Choir. Conductor Colin Smith. S. A. Skara piano/organ

Works by among others Franck, Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, Smith

 

 

Oslo University College, June 1, 2017, 12.00 PM

Chopin Piano Recital

Frederic Chopin

Ballada no. 1 in g minor, opus 23

Ballada no. 2 in F major, opus 38

Ballada no. 3 in A flat major, op 47

Ballada no. 4 in f minor, opus 52

 

 

St. Nikolaus-Kirche, Rosenheim, Germany, May 6, 2017, 12.00 P.M.

Johann Sebastian Bach

Prelude and Fugue in G major, BWV 541

Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy

Sonate no. 5 in D major, opus 65 no. 5

Kjell Mörk Karlsen

Toccata Antiqua

Johann Sebastian Bach/Louis Vierne

Siciliano

Max Reger

Introduction and Passacaglia in d minor

 

 

Evangelische Stadtkirche, Bad Reichenhall, Germany, May 5, 2017, 5.00 PM

Johann Sebastian Bach

Prelude and Fugue in G major, BWV 541

Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy

Sonate no. 5 in D major, opus 65 no. 5

Kjell Mörk Karlsen

Toccata Antiqua

Max Reger

Introduction and Passacaglia in d minor

 

 

Oslo Piano Festival, Oslo, Norway, March 5, 2017, 7.30 PM

Beethoven Recital

Sonata no. 26 in E flat major, opus 81a (Les Adieux)

Sonata no. 23 in f minor, opus 57 (Appassionata)

Sonata no. 18 in E flat major, opus 31 no. 3 (Jagd-Sonate)

Sonata no. 14 in c sharp minor, opus 27 no. 2 (Moonlight)

Ludwig van Beethoven/Franz Liszt

Symphony no. 3 in E flat major, opus 55 (Eroica), 1. movement

 

 

Kampen Church, Oslo, Norway, November 20, 2016, 7.00 PM

Recital with Hege Höisæter, mezzo soprano

Works by Kjell Mörk Karlsen

 

 

Gasteig, Munich, Germany, November 6, 2016, 8.00 PM

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Sonata no. 4 in E flat major, KV 282

Ludwig van Beethoven

Sonata no. 22 in F major, opus 54

Sonata no.21 in C major, opus 53

Franz Liszt

Etudes d'execution transcendante, no. 8 (Wilde Jagd)

Ludwig van Beethoven/Franz Liszt

Symphony no. 6 in F major, opus 68 (Pastorale)

 

 

 

Oslo Piano Festival, Oslo, Norway, October 23, 2016, 7.30 PM

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Sonata no. 4 in E flat major, KV 282

Ludwig van Beethoven

Sonata no. 22 in F major, opus 54

Sonata no.21 in C major, opus 53

Franz Liszt

Etudes d'execution transcendante, no. 8 (Wilde Jagd)

Ludwig van Beethoven/Franz Liszt

Symphony no. 6 in F major, opus 68 (Pastorale)

 

 

 

Konstanzer Münster, Konstanz, Germany, August 26, 2016, 8.00 PM

Max Reger recital

Sonata no. 1 in F sharp minor, opus 33

Fantasia on the chorale "Ein fester Burg ist unser Gott", opus 27

Fantasia and fugue on BACH, opus 46

 

 

Ström Church, Skarnes, Norway, July 30, 2016, 3.00 PM

Johann Sebastian Bach

Prelude and Fugue in C major, BWV 547

Kjell Mørk Karlsen

Partita on "Nu kjære menige kristenhet"

Franz Liszt

Prelude and Fugue on BACH

 

 

 

Kongsvinger Church, Norway, July 7, 2016, 7.00 PM

Johann Sebastian Bach

Prelude and Fugue in E flat major, BWV 552

Max Reger

Variations and Fugue on "Heil, unsrem König Heil"

Jules Massenet

Meditation from Thais

Max Reger

Fantasia on "Ein fester Burg ist unser Gott", opus 27

J. S. Bach/Louis Vierne

Siciliano

Max Reger

Fantasia and Fugue on BACH, opus 46

 

 

Gasteig, Munich, Germany, June 19, 2016, 8.00 PM

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Rondo in a minor, KV 511

Ludwig van Beethoven

Sonata no. 17 in D minor, opus 31 no. 2

Franz Liszt

Etudes d'execution transcendante, no. 11 (Harmonies du soir)

Frederic Chopin

Fantasia-Impromptu, opus 66

Ludwig van Beethoven/Franz Liszt

Symphony no. 3 in E flat major,

opus 55 (Eroica)

 

 

Oslo University College, Oslo, Norway, June 9 2016, 12.00 AM

Ludwig van Beethoven/Franz Liszt

Symphony no. 3 in E flat major,

opus 55 (Eroica)

 

 

Oslo Piano Festival, Oslo, Norway, June 5, 2016, 7.30 PM

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Rondo in a minor, KV 511

Ludwig van Beethoven

Sonata no. 17 in D minor, opus 31 no. 2

Franz Liszt

Etudes d'execution transcendante, no. 11 (Harmonies du soir)

Frederic Chopin

Fantasia-Impromptu, opus 66

Ludwig van Beethoven/Franz Liszt

Symphony no. 3 in E flat major,

opus 55 (Eroica)

 

 

St. Nikolaus-Kirche, Rosenheim, Germany, May 14, 2016, 12.00 AM

Johann Sebastian Bach

Dorian toccata and fugue, BWV 538

Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy

Sonata no. 6 in D minor, opus 65 no. 6

Arild Sandvold

Toccata on a theme by Haydn

 

 

Sofienberg Church, Oslo, Norway, May 8, 2016, 7.00 PM

Max Reger

Fantasia and fugue on the chorale “Hallelujah! Gott zu loben bleibe meine Seelenfreud”, opus 52 no. 3

Fantasia on "Ein fester Burg ist unser Gott", opus 27

Variations and Fugue on "Heil, unsrem König Heil"

Fantasia and Fugue on BACH, opus 46

 

 

Oslo Piano Festival, Oslo, Norway, April 17 2016, 7.30 PM

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Sonata no. 5 in G major, KV 283

Edvard Grieg

Morning mood from "Peer Gynt"

Ludwig van Beethoven

Sonata no. 14 in C sharp minor, op 27,no 2

Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy

Variations sérieuses, opus 54

Franz Liszt

Hungarian Rhapsody no. 5

Edvard Grieg

Solvejg's Song from "Peer Gynt"

Franz Liszt

Venezia and Napoli

Mili Balakirew

Islamey

 

 

Kampen Church, Oslo, Norway, April 10, 2016

Gioachino Rossini

Petite messe solenelle

Paal Rullestad, conductor

Colin Smith, harmonium

Svein Amund Skara, piano

 

 

Eidskog Church, Norway, February 7, 2016, 7.00 PM

Johann Sebastian Bach

Prelude and fugue in E minor, BWV 548

Ludvig Nielsen

Variations on "Ingen vinner frem til den evige ro", opus 2

Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy

Sonata no. 2 in c minor, opus 65 no. 2

Tomaso Albinoni

Adagio

Johann Sebastian Bach

Dorian toccata and fugue, BWV 538

 

 

Gasteig, Munich, Germany, November 8, 2015, 8.00 PM

Oslo Piano Festival, Oslo, Norway, October 25, 2015, 7.30 PM

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Sonata no. 12 in F major, KV 332

Ludwig van Beethoven

Sonata no. 27 in E minor, opus 90

Sonata no. 18 in E flat major, opus 31 no. 3

Franz Liszt

Etudes d'execution transcendante, no. 4 (Mazeppa)

Frédéric Chopin

Ballada no. 4 in F minor, opus 52

Edvard Grieg

I love thee, opus 41 no. 3

Claude Debussy

Ballada

Mily Balakirew

Islamey

 

 

Kampen Church, Oslo, Norway, September 27, 6.00 PM

Kjell Mörk Karlsen

Songs and organ works

Hege Høisæter, mezzo soprano

Svein Amund Skara, piano and organ

 

 

Kongsvinger Church, Norway, September 13, 2015, 7.00 PM

Johann Sebastian Bach

Toccata and Fugue in D minor,

BWV 565

Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy

Sonata no. 6 in D minor, opus 65 no. 6

Franz Liszt

Prelude and Fugue on BACH

Johann Sebastian Bach

Fantasia and fugue in G minor,

BWV 542

Kjell Mörk Karlsen

Toccata

 

 

Oslo Piano Festival, Oslo, Norway - April 12, 2015

Gasteig, Munich, Germany - June 21, 2015

Ludwig van Beethoven

Sonata no. 8 in C minor, opus 13

Sonata no. 23 in F minor, opus 57

Franz Liszt

Etudes d'execution transcendante, no. 12 (Chasse-Neige)

Ludwig van Beethoven/Franz Liszt

Symphony no. 5 in C minor, opus 67

 

 

Oslo Piano Festival, Oslo, Norway - April 12, 2015

Gasteig, Munich, Germany - April 19, 2015

Ludwig van Beethoven

Sonata no. 15 in D major, opus 28

Franz Liszt

Funerailles

Frederic Chopin

Polonaise in F sharp minor, opus 44

Robert Schumann

Carnaval, opus 9

 

 

Munich, Germany - Gasteig - November 16, 2014

Ludwig van Beethoven Recital

Sonata no. 21 in C major, opus 53 (Waldstein)

Ludwig van Beethoven/Franz Liszt

Symphony no. 9 in D minor, opus 125

 

 

Oslo Piano Festival, Oslo, Norway - October 5, 2014

Munich, Germany - Gasteig - October 11, 2014

Ludwig van Beethoven

Sonata no. 24 in F sharp major, opus 78

Robert Schumann

Fantasia in C major, opus 17

Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy

Variations sérieuses, opus 54

Jean Sibelius

Romance in D flat major, opus 24 Nr. 9

Wilhelm Peterson-Berger

To the roses, opus 16 Nr. 4

Frédéric Chopin

Fantasia in F minor, opus 49

Franz Liszt

Venezia and Napoli

 

 

Munich, Germany - Schloss Nymphenburg - September 20, 2014

Recital 1 at 2 PM

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Sonata no. 11 in A major, KV 331

Franz Schubert

Sonata in A major, D 664

Karl Freiherr von Lukas

Waltz no. 3

Richard Wagner/Franz Liszt

Elsas Traum (Lohengrin)

Elsas Brautzug (Lohengrin)

Frédéric Chopin

Scherzo no. 2 in B flat minor, opus 31

 

 

Recital 2 at 5 PM

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Sonata no. 4 in E flat major, KV 282

Ludwig van Beethoven

Sonata no. 24 in F sharp major, opus 78

Claude Debussy

Arabesque no. 1

Karl Freiherr von Lukas

Waltz no. 5

Edvard Grieg

Selected pieces

Frédéric Chopin

Polonaise in F sharp minor, opus 44

Richard Wagner/Franz Liszt

Festspiel und Brautlied

 

 

Oslo Piano Festival, Oslo, Norway - September 14, 2014

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Sonata no. 11 in A major, KV 331

Franz Schubert

Sonata in A major, D 664

Ludwig van Beethoven

Sonata no. 24 in F sharp major, opus 78

Karl Freiherr von Lukas

Waltz no. 3 and no. 5

Claude Debussy

Arabesque no. 1

Frédéric Chopin

Scherzo no. 2 in B flat minor, opus 31

Richard Wagner/Franz Liszt

Elsas Traum (Lohengrin)

Festspiel und Brautlied (Lohengrin)

 

 

Konstanzer Münster, Konstanz, Germany - August 29, 2014

Kollegiumskirche, Schwyz, Switzerland - August 31, 2014

Knut Nystedt

Toccata opus 9

Johann Sebastian Bach

Prelude and fugue in A minor, BWV 543

Louis Vierne

Symphony no. 5 in A minor, opus 47

 

 

Oslo Piano Festival, Norway – May 4, 2014

Munich, Germany – Gasteig – May 18, 2014

Beethoven Recital

Sonata no. 30 in E major, opus 109

Andante favori

Sonata no. 26 in E flat major, opus 81a

Sonata no. 32 in c minor, opus 111

Sonata no. 14 in c sharp minor, opus 27 no. 2

 

 

Munich, Germany – Gasteig – February 16, 2014

Beethoven Recital

Sonata no. 8 in c minor, opus 13

Sonata no. 17 in d minor, opus 31 no. 2

Sonata no. 1 in f minor, opus 2 no. 1

Sonata no. 23 in f minor, opus 57

 

 

Munich, Germany - Gasteig – November 30, 2013

Ludwig van Beethoven

Sonata no. 21 in C major, opus 53

Ludwig van Beethoven/Franz Liszt

Symphony no. 9 in d minor, opus 125

 

Munich, Germany - Schloss Nymphenburg – July 13, 2013

Johann Sebastian Bach

Toccata in e minor, BWV 914

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Sonata no. 18 in D major, KV 576

Edvard Grieg

Notturno, opus 54 no. 4

Frédéric Chopin

Fantasia in f minor, opus 49

Claude Debussy

Ballade

Frédéric Chopin

Nocturne in E major, opus 62 no.2

Richard Wagner/Franz Liszt

Elsas Traum from "Lohengrin"

Elsas Brautzug from "Lohengrin"

Ludwig van Beethoven

Sonata no. 30 in E major, opus 109

 

 

Munich, Germany - Schloss Nymphenburg – September 21, 2013

Georg Friedrich Händel

Suite in d minor

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Sonata no. 12 in F major, KV 332

Edvard Grieg

To the spring, opus 43 no. 6

Frédéric Chopin

Scherzo no. 3 in c sharp minor, opus 39

Olivier Messiaen

From "Vingt Regards"

Ludwig van Beethoven

Andante favori

Richard Wagner/Franz Liszt

O' du mein holder Abendstern, from "Tannhäuser"

Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy

Variations sérieuses, opus 54

 

 

Oslo Piano Festival, Oslo, Norway - 9. June 2013

Munich, Germany – Gasteig – June 16, 2013

Edvard Grieg recital

Sonata in e minor, opus 7

Lyrical Pieces, opus 71

Ballada in g minor, opus 24

3 norwegian dances

Morning mood, opus 46 no. 1

Solveigs song, opus 55 no. 4

I love thee, opus 41 no. 3

Last spring, opus 34 no. 2

Wedding-day, opus 65 no. 6

 

 

Oslo Piano Festival, Oslo, Norway - 21. April 2013

Munich, Germany – Gasteig – April 28, 2013

Franz Liszt recital

Rienzi (Wagner-Transcription)

Walhall (Wagner-Transcription)

Am stillen Herd (Wagner-Transcription)

Dante Sonata

Hungarian Rhapsody no. 5

Sonata in B minor

 

Oslo Piano Festival, Oslo, Norway - 3. March 2013

Munich, Germany – Gasteig – March 8, 2013

Ludwig van Beethoven recital

Sonata no. 8 in c minor, opus 13 (Patétique)

Sonate no. 17 in d minor, opus 31 no. 2

Sonate no. 32 in c minor, opus 111

Sonate no. 23 in f minor, opus 57 (Appasionata)

 

 

Konstanzer Klavierfesttage 2012, Germany - 18. July 2012

Franz Liszt

Hungarian Rhapsody no. 5

Edvard Grieg

Morning-mood, opus 46 no. 1

To the spring, opus 43 no. 6

Peace in the woods, opus 71 no. 4

Claude Debussy

L'Isle joyeuse

Frédéric Chopin

Scherzo no. 3 in C sharp minor, opus 39

Franz Liszt

Sonata in B minor

Konstanzer Klavierfesttage 2012, Germany - 21. July 2012

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Sonata no. 12 in F major, KV 332

Frédéric Chopin

Polonaise in F sharp minor, opus 44

Ludwig van Beethoven

Sonata no. 23 in f minor, opus 57

Robert Schumann

Carnaval

 

Konstanzer Klavierfesttage 2012, Germany - 24. July 2012

Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy

Variations sérieuses, opus 54

Edvard Grieg

Cow keeper's tune and Country-dance

Solveigs song, opus 55 no. 4

Ludwig van Beethoven

Sonata no. 21 in C major, opus 53

Sergei Rachmaninoff

Prelude in B flat major, opus 23 no. 2

Richard Wagner/Franz Liszt

O' du mein holder Abendstern (Tannhäuser)

Lohengrin-Suite:

Elsas Traum

Elsas Brautzug

Lohengrins Verweis

Festspiel und Brautlied

 

 

Rondo Kongresszentrum, Pontresina/St. Moritz, Switzerland - 25. February 2012

Munich, Germany – Gasteig – February 27, 2012

Franz Liszt

Venezia and Napoli

Wilhelm Peterson-Berger

The roses, opus 16 no. 4

Jean Sibelius

Romance in D flat major, opus 24 no. 9

Edvard Grieg

Two Nordic Pieces, opus 63

Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy

Variations sérieuses, Opus 54

Frédéric Chopin

Scherzo no. 1 in B minor, opus 20

Robert Schumann

Carnaval, opus 9

 

 

INTERNATIONALE ORGELKONZERTE KONSTANZ 2011

KONSTANZER MÜNSTER, GERMANY

12. August 2011

Johann Sebastian Bach

Prelude and Fugue in e minor, BWV 548

Kjell Mörk Karlsen

Toccata Antiqua

Sonata "de Profundis", opus 143, movement 3

Franz Liszt

Prelude and fugue on BACH

Knut Nystedt

Pieta

Max Reger

Fantasia and Fugue on BACH, Opus 46

 

13. August 2011

Johann Sebastian Bach

Partita über "Sei gegrüsset, Jesu gütig", BWV 768

Ludvig Nielsen

Nidarosdomens klokker

Max Reger

Variations and Fugue on "Heil, unserem König heil" and "Heil dir im Siegerkranz"

Knut Nystedt

Toccata, Opus 9

Franz Liszt

Variations on "Weinen, Klagen, Sorgen, Sagen"

 

 

14. August 2011

Johann Sebastian Bach

Fantasia and Fugue in g minor, BWV 542

Leif Solberg

Introduction and Passacaglia

Max Reger

Fantasia on the Choral "Eine feste Burg ist unser Gott, Opus 27

Franz Liszt

Fantasia and Fugue on the Choral Ad nos ad salutarem undam

 

Pontresina/St. Moritz, Switzerland - March 4, 2011

Frédéric Chopin

Polonaise in f sharp minor, opus 44

Edvard Grieg

From "Peer Gynt"

Sergei Rachmaninoff

Prelude in g minor, opus 23 no. 5

Frédéric Chopin

Scherzo no. 2 in b flat minor, opus 31

Ludwig van Beethoven

Sonata no. 21 in C major, opus 53

Richard Wagner/Franz Liszt

Einzug der Gäste auf Wartburg, from Tannhäuser

Am stillen Herd, from Meistersingern von Nürnberg

 

 

OSLO PIANO FESTIVAL - AUTUMN 2009

Oslo Piano Festival 2009 (Recital I) - September 20 2009

Ludwig van Beethoven

Sonata no. 23 in F minor, opus 57

Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy

Variations sérieuses, opus 54

Edvard Grieg

Folkelivsbilleder

Franz Liszt

Sonate h-moll

Oslo Piano Festival 2009 (Recital II) - October 18 2009

Ludwig van Beethoven

Sonata no. 8 in C minor, opus 13

Sonata no. 14 in C sharp minor, opus 27 no. 2

Sergej Rakhmaninov

Prelude in B flat major, opus 23 no. 2

Prelude in D major, opus 23 no. 4

Prelude in G minor, opus 23 no. 5

Robert Schumann

Fantasia in C major, opus 17

Oslo Piano Festival 2009 (Recital III) - November 15 2009

Ludwig van Beethoven

Sonata no. 1 in f minor, opus 2 no. 1

Sonata no. 21 in C major, opus 53

Frédéric Chopin

Polonaise in A flat major, opus 53

Fantasia in f minor, opus 49

Johannes Brahms

Variations on a theme by Robert Schumann, opus 9

Mili Balakirew

Islamey

 

 

MENDELSSOHN-BARTHOLDY ORGELFESTWOCHE SCHWYZ 2009, SWITZERLAND

SVEIN AMUND SKARA, ORGAN

August 28 2009

Johann Sebastian Bach

Prelude and Fugue in C major, BWV 547

Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy

Prelude and Fugue in C minor, opus 37 no. 1

Prelude and Fugue in G major, opus 37 no. 2

Sonata no. 1 in F minor, opus 65 no. 1

Sonata no. 2 in C minor, opus 65 no. 2

Sonata no. 5 in D major, opus 65 no. 5

August 29 2009

Johann Sebastian Bach

Toccata and Fuge (Dorian), BWV 538

Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy

Prelude and Fugue in D minor, opus 37 no. 3

Sonata no. 3 in A major, opus 65 no. 3

Sonata no. 4 in B flat major, opus 65 no. 4

Sonata no. 6 in D minor, opus 65 no. 6

 

 

Überlinger Münster, Germany, August 21 2009

Johann Sebastian Bach

Prelude and Fugue in C major, BWV 547

Prelude and Fugue in A major, BWV 536

Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy

Prelude and Fugue in C minor, opus 37 no. 1

Sonata no. 6 in D minor, opus 65 no. 6

Kjell Mörk Karlsen

Partita

Sigmund Jarle Stai

Partita on the chorale "Vaakn op, og slaa paa dine strenge"

Ludvig Nielsen

Variations on the chorale "Ingen vinner frem til den evige ro", opus 2

Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy

Sonata no. 5 in D major, opus 65 no. 5

 

 

INTERNATIONALE ORGELKONZERTE KONSTANZ 2009

KONSTANZER MÜNSTER, GERMANY

Konstanzer Münster, Germany - August 14 2009

Johann Sebastian Bach

Toccata and Fugue (Dorian), BWV 538

Sigmund Jarle Stai

Partita on the Chorale "Vaakn op og slaa paa dine strenge"

Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy

Prelude and Fugue in C minor, opus 37 no. 1

Sonata no. 1 in F minor, opus 65 no. 1

Sonata no. 2 in C minor, opus 65 no. 2

Konstanzer Münster, Germany - August 15 2009

Johann Sebastian Bach

Prelude and Fugue in A minor, BWV 543

Fantasia in G major, BWV 572

Kjell Mörk Karlsen

Partita

Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy

Prelude and Fugue in G major, opus 37 no. 2

Sonata no. 3 in A major, opus 65 no. 3

Sonata no. 4 in B flat major, opus 65 no. 4

 

Konstanzer Münster, Germany - August 16 2009

Johann Sebastian Bach

Prelude and Fugue in C major, BWV 547

Prelude and Fugue in A major, BWV 536

Ludvig Nielsen

Variations on the Chorale "Ingen vinner frem til den evige ro", opus 2

Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy

Prelude and Fugue in D minor, opus 37 no. 3

Sonata no. 5 in D major, opus 65 no. 5

Sonata no. 6 in D minor, opus 65 no. 6

 

 

OSLO PIANO FESTIVAL 2008

Svein Amund Skara, piano

September 21 2008

Johannes Brahms

Variations on a Theme by Robert Schumann, opus 9

Claude Debussy

Ballade

Sergej Rakhmaninov

Prelude in B flat major, opus 23 no. 2

Prelude in D major, opus 23 no. 4

Prelude in G minor, opus 23 no. 5

Robert Schumann

Fantasiestücke, opus 12

Sergej Rakhmaninov

Etudes-Tableaux in C minor, opus 39 no. 1

Etudes-Tableaux F sharp minor, opus 39 no. 3

Claude Debussy

L'Isle joyeuse

September 28 2008

Ludwig van Beethoven

Sonata no. 8 in C minor, opus 13

Sonata no. 14 in C sharp minor, opus 27 no. 2

Sonata no. 21 in C major, opus 53

Sonata no. 23 in F minor, opus 57

October 5 2008

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Sonata no. 18 in D major, KV 576

Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy

Variations sérieuses, opus 54

Edvard Grieg

Lyrical pieces, opus 54

Ballada in G minor, opus 24

October 12 2008

Frédéric Chopin

Fantasia in F minor, opus 49

Etude in E major, opus 10 no. 3

Etude in C sharp minor, opus 10 no. 4

Scherzo no. 3 in C sharp minor, opus 39

Ballada no. 1 in G minor, opus 23

Franz Liszt

Après une lecture du Dante (Dante Sonata)

Hungarian Rhapsody no. 6

Venezia and Napoli

 

 

October 26 2008

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Sonata no. 4 in E flat major, KV 282

Edvard Grieg

Folkelivsbilleder, opus 19

Mili Balakirew

Islamey

Frédéric Chopin

Ballada no. 4 in F minor, opus 52

Franz Liszt

Sonata in B minor

Richard Wagner/Franz Liszt

Isoldes Liebestod

Tannhäuser-overture

 

 

INTERNATIONALE ORGELKONZERTE KONSTANZ 2008

KONSTANZER MÜNSTER, GERMANY, 02.08 – 11.08.2008

SVEIN AMUND SKARA, ORGAN

August 2 and August 7 2008

Johann Sebastian Bach

Toccata, Adagio and Fugue in C major, BWV 564

Olivier Messiaen

Le Banquet Céleste

Max Reger

Fantasia and Fugue in C minor, opus 29

Sigmund Jarle Stai

Partita on the Choral "Vaakn op og slaa paa dine strenge"

Bjarne Slögedal

Variations on the Choral "Aa hvor salig det skal blive"

Max Reger

Fantasia and Fugue in D minor, opus 135 b

August 3 and August 8 2008

Johann Sebastian Bach

Prelude and Fugue in C major, BWV 547

Olivier Messiaen

Verset pour la fête de la Dédicace

Knut Nystedt

Introductione e Passacaglia per organo, opus 7

Ludvig Nielsen

Variations on the Choral "Ingen vinner frem til den evige ro", opus 2

Max Reger

Benedictus, opus 59 no. 9

Introduction, Passacaglia and Fugue in E minor, opus 127

August 4 and August 9 2008

Max Reger

Fantasia and Fugue on BACH, opus 46

Olivier Messiaen

Apparition de l'Église Éternelle

Johann Sebasian Bach

Prelude and Fugue in A major, BWV 536

Kjell Mörk Karlsen

Partita on the Choral "Nu kjaere menige kristenhet”

Arild Sandvold

Introduction and Passacaglia in B minor, opus 4

Egil Hovland

Interludium on the Choral "Den vakreste rosen”

Max Reger

Fantasia and Fugue on the Choral "Hallelujah! Gott zu loben bleibe meine Seelenfreud", opus 52 no. 3

 

August 5 and August 10 2008

Johann Sebastian Bach

Prelude and Fugue in A minor, BWV 543

Leif Solberg

Variations on the Choral "Eg veit i himmerik ei borg"

Max Reger

Sonate no. 1 in F sharp minor, opus 33

Maurice Duruflé

Prélude et Fugue sur le nom d'Alain, opus 7

Max Reger

Symphonic Fantasia and Fugue, opus 57

 

 

August 6 and August 11 2008

Max Reger

Fantasia on the Choral "Eine feste Burg ist unser Gott", opus 27

Johann Sebastian Bach

Fantasia in G major, BWV 572

Arild Sandvold

Two organ pieces on a Theme by Haydn

Max Reger

Variations and Fugue on "Heil, unserem König heil"

and "Heil dir im Siegerkranz"

Fartein Valen

Pastorale opus 34

Johan Kvandal

Partita on the Choral "Hvor er det godt aa lande", opus 36

Max Reger

Fantasia and Fugue on the Choral „Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme", opus 52 no. 2

 

Ulmer Münster, Ulm, Germany - October 7 2007

Knut Nystedt

Introduction and Passacaglia, opus 7

Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy

Sonata no. 6 in D minor, opus 65 no. 6

Max Reger

Ave Maria, opus 80 no. 5

Fantasia and Fugue on the Choral "Hallelujah! Gott zu loben bleibe meine Seelenfreud", opus 52 no. 3

 

 

Bergen Cathedral, Norway - September 17 2006

Max Reger

Fantasie on the Chorale "Ein feste Burg ist unser Gott", Opus 27

Arvo Pärt

Mein Weg hat Gipfel og Wellentaler

Kjell Mörk Karlsen

Sonate "de profundis", Opus 143

Franz Liszt

Prelude and Fugue on BACH

Oskar Lindberg

Gammal fäbodpsalm fraan Dalarna

Louis Vierne

Carillon de Westminster, Opus 54 No 6

 

 

Dom zu Essen, Germany - August 30 2006

Johann Sebastian Bach

Passacaglia c-moll, BWV 582

Kjell Mörk Karlsen

Sonata "de profundis", opus 143

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, transcription by Jean Guillou

Adagio and Fugue in C minor, KV 546

Ludvig Nielsen

Variations on the Chorale "Ingen vinner frem til den evige ro",

opus 2

Franz Liszt

Prelude and Fugue on BACH

 

 

Festival International d'Orgue de Bordeaux, France,

July 11 2006

Max Reger

Fantasia on the chorale "Ein feste Burg ist unser Gott", opus 27

Kjell Mörk Karlsen

Sonata "de profundis", opus 143

Louis Vierne

Symphony no. 6 in B minor, opus 59, 5. movement

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, transcription by Jean Guillou

Adagio and Fugue in C minor, KV 546

Louis Vierne

Carillon de Westminster, opus 54 no. 6

 

 

Lüneburger Orgelsommer, Germany - June 4 2006

Johann Sebastian Bach

Dorian Toccata and Fugue, BWV 538

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Andante in F major, KV 616

Fantasia in F minor, KV 608

Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy

Sonata no. 6 in D minor, opus 65 no. 6

Johann Sebastian Bach

Passacaglia in C minor, BWV 582

 

 

Notre Dame de Paris, France - August 28 2005

Kjell Mörk Karlsen

Partita

Johann Sebastian Bach

Prelude and Fugue in D major, BWV 532

Max Reger

Fantasia and Fugue in D minor, Opus 135 b

Charles-Marie Widor

Symphony no. 6 in G minor, 5. Movement

 

 

St. Lorenz-Kirche Nürnberg, Germany - July 28 2005

Carl Nielsen

Commotio

Kjell Mörk Karlsen

Partita

Edvard Grieg

Gavotte from Holberg-Suite

Knut Nystedt

Introduction and Passacaglia, Opus 7

Oskar Lindberg

Old swedish chorale

Max Reger

Fantasia and Fugue in D minor, Opus 135 b

 

 

Gothenburg Cathedral, Sweden - July 1 2005

Johann Sebastian Bach

Prelude and Fugue in D major, BWV 532

Knut Nystedt

Introductione e Passacaglia, opus 7

Kjell Mørk Karlsen

Partita on "Nu kjære menige kristenhet", opus 8

Max Reger

Fantasia and Fugue in D minor, opus 135 b

Charles-Marie Widor

Symphony no. 6 in g minor opus 42 nr 2, 5. movement

 

Odd Fellow Palæet, Copenhagen – March 29, 2003

Franz Liszt

Opera fantasias in 4 acts (Richard Wagners operas)

Westminster Cathedral, London – October 13, 2002

Johann Sebastian Bach

Prelude and Fugue in A minor, BWV 543

Egil Hovland

Interludium on the Chorale ”Den vakreste rosen”

Max Reger

Fantasia and Fugue, Opus 135 b

Canterbury Cathedral, England – June 1, 2002

Max Reger

Fantasia on the Chorale "Ein feste Burg ist unser Gott", Opus 27

Johann Sebastian Bach

Trio Sonata in C minor, BWV 526

Ludvig Nielsen

Variations on the Chorale "Ingen vinner frem til den evige ro", Opus 2

Franz Liszt

Prelude and Fugue on BACH

Max Reger

Fantasia and Fugue in D minor, Opus 135 b

 

 

St. Patricks Cathedral, New York City, USA – April 7, 2002

Johann Sebastian Bach

Prelude and Fugue in D major, BWV 532

Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy

Sonata no. 5 in D major, Opus 65 No. 5

Charles-Marie Widor

Symphony no. 6 in G minor, Opus 42 No. 2

Washington National Cathedral, USA - March 17, 2002

Johann Sebastian Bach

Prelude and Fugue in D major, BWV 532

Ludvig Nielsen

Fantasia Opus 4

Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy

Sonata no. 5 in D major, Opus 65 No. 5

Max Reger

Symphonic Fantasia and Fugue, Opus 57

 

Uppsala Cathedral, Sweden – February 2, 2002

Max Reger

Fantasia on the Chorale "Ein feste Burg ist unser Gott", Opus 27

Johann Sebastian Bach

Trio Sonata in D minor, BWV 527

Kjell Mörk Karlsen

Partita on the Chorale "Nu kjaere menige kristenhet"

Max Reger

Symphonic Fantasia and Fugue, Opus 57

 

 

St. Augustin, Vienna (Festival Orgelkunst 2001) – August 31, 2001

J. S. Bach

Partite diverse sopra "Sei gegrüsset, Jesu gütig", BWV 768

J. S. Bach

Trio Sonata in E minor, BWV 528

Max Reger

Introduction, Passacaglia and Fugue in E minor, Opus 127

 

Cathédrale de Bourges, France – July 16, 2000

Arild Sandvold

Introduction and Passacaglia in B minor, Opus 4

Johann Pachelbel

Partita on the Chorale "Christus, der ist mein Leben"

J. S. Bach

Trio Sonata in C major, BWV 529

Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy

Prelude and Fugue in C minor, Opus 37 No. 1

 

 

Marktkirche Wiesbaden, Germany - May 20, 2000

Ludvig Nielsen

Variations on the chorale "Ingen vinner frem til den evige ro", opus 2

Max Reger

Fantasia and Fugue in d minor, opus 135 b

 

 

Riga Cathedral, Latvia – April 28, 2000

Franz Liszt

Prelude and Fuge on BACH

Variations on "Weinen, Klagen, Sorgen, Sagen"

Fantasia and Fugue on "Ad nos

ad salutarem undam"

 

 

Oslo Cathedral, Norway - July 3, 1999

Maurice Durufle

Prelude et fugue sur le nom d'Alain, opus 7

Louis Vierne

Symphony no. 5 in a minor, opus 47

 

 

Bamberger Cathedral, Germany - May 29, 1999

Knut Nystedt

Introductione e Passacaglia per Organo, opus 7

Max Reger

Fantasia and fugue on BACH, opus 46

 

 

Kaiser-Wilhelm-Gedächtniskirche, Berlin – May 24, 1999

J. S. Bach

Prelude and Fugue in E minor, BWV 548

Gelobet seist du, Jesu Christ, BWV 604

Knut Nystedt

Introductione e Passacaglia per Organo, Opus 7

Max Reger

Fantasia and Fugue on BACH, Opus 46

 

 

Marktkirche Hannover, Germany -June 20, 1998

Louis Vierne

Symphony no. 5 in a minor, opus 47

 

 

St. Lorenz-Kirche, Nürnberg, Germany

(Lorenz/Sebalder Sommerkonzerte 1997) – August 7, 1997

Franz Liszt

Prelude and Fuge on BACH

Variations on "Weinen, Klagen, Sorgen, Sagen"

Fantasia and Fugue on "Ad nos

ad salutarem undam"

 

Liebfrauenkirche Arnstadt (June 28, 1997),

Predigerkirche Erfurt (July 4, 1997) and

Georgenkirche Eisenach (July 6, 1997)

(Thüringer Orgelsommer 1997 - Germany)

Maurice Duruflé

Prélude et Fugue sur le nom d'Alain, Opus 7

Requiem, Opus 9 (Choir and Organ)

 

Riga Cathedral, Latvia – January 18, 1995

J. S. Bach

Passacaglia in C minor, BWV 582

César Franck

Chorale no. 1 in E major

Arild Sandvold

Introduction and Passacaglia in B minor, Opus 4

Max Reger

Fantasia and Fugue on

the Chorale "Wachet auf! ruft uns die Stimme"

 

 

Oslo Concert Hall, Oslo, Norway – November 8, 1992

Olivier Messiaen

Vingt Regards sur l'Enfant-Jésus

 

Oslo Concert Hall (Organ Debut Recital), Norway – October 8, 1989

J. S. Bach

Partite diverse sopra "Sei gegrüsset, Jesu gütig", BWV 768

Max Reger

Fantasia and Fugue on BACH, Opus 46

Maurice Duruflé

Prélude et Fugue sur le nom d'Alain, Opus 7

Arnold Schönberg

Sechs kleine Klavierstücke. Für die Orgel bearbeitet

von Klaus Martin Ziegler.

Franz Liszt

Fantasia and Fugue on the Chorale "Ad nos ad salutarem undam"

 

 

Universitetets Aula Hall, Oslo, Norway

(Piano Debut Recital) – November 16, 1984

J. S. Bach

Toccata E minor, BWV 914

Johannes Brahms

Variations on a Theme by R. Schumann, Opus 9

Claude Debussy

L'isle joyeuse

Olivier Messiaen

7 pieces from "Vingt Regards sur l'Enfant-Jésus"