10 concerts over 4 days in Sandefjord from 2nd to 5th July - Buy festival pass

Articles

Here you can read various articles published from the festival.

Julian Bliss – A world class clarinetist that loves speed

Julian Bliss is one of the world’s finest clarinetists, excelling as a concerto soloist, chamber musician, jazz artist, masterclass leader and tireless musical explorer. He reveals to us that he is also a speed-lover who like driving fast cars on race tracks around...

Aksel Rykkvin – from Boy to Man

Many have followed the astonishing career of boy soprano Aksel Rykkvin. Equally many have wondered what would happen when his voice breaks. What will his new voice sound like and when will he be able to use it? None of these questions were possible to answer until his...

The Danish String Quartet – 4 Inseperable Pals

The string quartet is considered by many to be the ultimate chamber music ensemble, that allows the deepest inner communication, the most perfectly balanced sonorities. Composers from the classical era to the present day have written more for this instrumentation...

Piers Lane – Mini Interview

We asked our eminent guest pianist from Australia a few questions about his life and his past. London-based Piers Lane is looking forward to meeting old and new colleagues and discovering new parts of Norway when he performs at this year’s Fjord Classics in...

Colin Currie – Mini Interview

Colin Currie Photo: Marco Borggreve Hailed as “the world’s finest and most daring percussionist” (Spectator), Colin Currie is a solo and chamber artist at the peak of his powers. Championing new music at the highest level, Currie is the soloist of choice for many of...

Sandra Lied Haga – Mini Interview

Sandra never made the tram in the mornings for her secondary school classes. But since then, her timing has been impeccable: she has given concerts in the UK, Germany, Austria, Russia, Italy, the Czech Republic, Switzerland, France, Sweden, Denmark, The Netherlands,...

Bjørn Simensen – «Operasjefen» tilbake i manesjen

Bjørn Simensen, operasjefen gjennom 18 år har takket ja til å være ærespresident for Fjord Classics. Dermed er han tilbake i Sandefjord, som i hans tid ble gjort til en betydelig konsertby både nasjonalt og internasjonalt. Alt ligger til rette i Sandefjord...

Welcome to the 2019 festival in beautiful Sandefjord from 2nd to 5th July. 10 concerts over 4 days with unforgettable music experiences.