Program:

For details about the program and for buying tickets, please scroll down this page.

Buy tickets:

– the festival web pages and print at home

– Lofoten Kulturhus, foyer

– Libris, Leknes

– all venues, one hour before start. We let in around 30 min before start

Meieriet Kultursenter, Leknes  19:00   SOLD OUT!

Opening concert

Fritz Kreisler: Tempo di menuetto (1938) 

Arvid Engegård, violin, Nils Mortensen, piano

Richard Strauss: Alphorn, op. 29 (1878)

Marianne Beate Kielland, mezzo, Radovan Vlatkovic, horn, Nils Mortensen, piano

Giovanni Bottesini: Elegy (1870)

Knut Erik Sundquist, bass, Lise de la Salle, piano

Johannes Brahms: Rapsody in i g-minor, op. 79, nr 2 (1879)

Nils Mortensen, piano

Dimitri Schostakovich: String Quartet nr. 7, op. 108 (1960)

Quatour Danel

INTERMISSION

Alexander Scriabin: Vers la flamme, op 72 (1914)

Olli Mustonen, piano

Ludwig van Beethoven: Cavatina, from string quartet op. 130 (1826)

Engegard Quartet

Sergej Prokofiev: Excerpts from the ballet Romeo og Julie, opus 64 (1935)

– Menuet

– Juliet the young girl
– The Montagues and the Capulets

 

Lise de la Salle, piano

 

Joseph Lanner: Marien-waltzer, op. 143

Lukas Hagen, violin, Arvid Engegård, violin, Juliet Jopling, viola, Knut Erik Sundquist, bass

Lofoten Cathedral, Kabelvåg 19:00

Tickets: 320/270

Camille Saent-Saens: Romance op. 36 (1871)

Radovan Vlatkovic, horn, Nils Mortensen, piano

Hugo Wolf: Three songs with texts by Eduard Mörike

– Verborgenheit (1888)

– Neue liebe (1888)

– An die Geliebte (1888)

Marianne Beate Kielland, mezzo, Lise de la Salle, piano

Olli Mustonen: Nonet nr. 2 (2000)

Engegårdkvartetten, Quatour Danel, Knut Erik Sundquist, bass

INTERMISSION

Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Sonata no. 29, op, 106 (1818) 

                                         “Hammerklavier Sonata”

Olli Mustonen, piano

Henningsvær Church 22:00

Tickets: 270/220

Ludwig van Beethoven: String Quartet no. 12 in E flat major, op. 127 (1825) 

Quatour Danel

Olli Mustonen: Piano Quartet(2010)

Olli Mustonen, piano, Sole Mustonen, obo, Lukas Hagen, violin, Vlad Bogdanas, viola

Buksnes Church, Gravdal  19:00

Tickets: 320/270

Johannes Brahms: Variations and fuge over a theme by Handel, op. 24 (1861)

Lise de la Salle, piano

Olli Mustonen: String Quartet no. 1 – first performance

Engegard Quartet

INTERMISSION

Franz Schubert: Piano Quintet in A-major, “Trout Quintet” (1819)

Olli Mustonen, piano, Lukas Hagen, violin, Juliet Jopling, viola, Jan-Clemens Carlsen, cello, Knut Erik Sundquist, bass

Borge Church,  22:00

Tickets: 270/220

Ludwig van Beethoven: Sonata for horn and piano, op. 17 (1800)

Radovan Vlatkovich, horn, Nils Mortensen, piano

Olli Mustonen: Piano Quintet (2012)

Olli Mustonen, piano, Quatour Danel

Johannes Brahms: Sonate for fiolin and piano, nr. 3 in d-minor, op. 108 (1888)

Arvid Engegård, violin, Nils Mortensen, piano

Lofoten Kulturhus, Svolvær  19:00

Tickets: 320/270 NB: not numbered seats in this concert!

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Sonata for violin and piano no. 27 i G-major, K.379 (1781)

Lukas Hagen, violin, Leif Ove Andsnes, piano

Robert Schumann: String Quartet no. 3 i A-major, opus 41 nr. 3 (1842)

Engegard Quartet

INTERMISSION

Anatoly Alexandrov: Canzona Ditirambica 

Knut Erik Sundquist, bass, Nils Anders Mortensen, piano

Johannes Brahms: Trio for horn, Violin and piano in E-flat major, op. 40  (1865)

Radovan Vlatkovic, horn, Lukas Hagen, Violin, Lise de la Salle, piano

Valberg Church,  22:00 (SOLD OUT)

Tickets: 270/220

Ole Olsen: Solefaldsang (1890)

Arve Tellefsen, violin, 

Marc Danél, violin, Alexander Robson, violin, Iris Juda, viola, Juliet Jopling, viola, Yovan Marchevich, cello, Jan-Clemens Carlsen, cello, Knut Erik Sundquist, bass

Ole Bull: En moders bøn 

Arve Tellefsen, violin

Ole Bull: La Melancolie (arr: Johan Svendsen)

Ole Bull: Sæterjentens søndag (arr: Johan Svendsen)

Arve Tellefsen, violin

Marc Danél, violin, Alexander Robson, violin, Iris Juda, viola, Juliet Jopling, viola, Yovan Marchevich, cello, Jan-Clemens Carlsen, cello, Knut Erik Sundquist, bass

trad: Swedish folk music (arr: Gunnar Idenstam)

Gunnar Idenstam, organ

 Richard Strauss: Metamorphosen (1945) – (versjon for septet)

Marc Danél, violin, Alexander Robson, violin, Iris Juda, viola, Juliet Jopling, viola, Yovan Marchevich, cello, Jan-Clemens Carlsen, cello, Knut Erik Sundquist, bass

Kaviar Factory, Henningsvær 13:00

SOLD OUT

This concert is no in principle sold out, but as it is a part of festival passports,

there might be some of these that does not show up. It might therefore be possible

to get tickets at the venue at the day of the concert.

 

Tickets: 270/220

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: String Quartet nr. 19 in C-major, K. 465 “Dissonance Quartet” (1785)

Engegard Quartet

Mieczyslaw Weinberg: String Quartet no. 10 in a-minor, op. 95 (1964)

Quatour Danel

Buksnes Church, Gravdal 19:00

Tickets: 320/270

Leone Sinigaglia: Humoreske, from op. 28

Radovan Vlatkovic, horn, Nils Mortensen, piano

Organ improvisation on the Norwegian folk melody “Herre Gud, ditt dyre navn og ære”

Gunnar Idenstam, orgel

Dmitri Schostakovich: String Quartet no. 11, op. 122 (1966)

Quatour Danel

INTERMISSION

Franz Schubert: Three Piano Pieces, D. 946 (1828)

Leif Ove Andsnes, piano

Borge Church, 22:00

Tickets: 270/220

Johann Sebastian Bach: Engelsk Suite nr. 6 in d-minor, BWV 811 (1715)

Nils Mortensen, piano

Reinhold Gliére: Intermezzo, op. 9, no 1 (1902)

Knut Erik Sundquist, bass, Lise de la Salle, piano

Wolfgang A. Mozart. Piano Trio in E-major, K. 542 (1788)

Leif Ove Andsnes, piano, Lukas Hagen, violin, Jan-Clemens Carlsen, cello

Café Lysstøperiet, Henningsvær 09:00  SOLD OUT

Breakfast concert

Tickets: 320 (including breakfast)

Host: Arve Tellefsen, and several other musicians.

Only 50 tickets!

Henningsvær kirke, 13:00

Billetter: 270/220

Bach/Busoni: Chaconne (1720/1916)

Lise de la Salle, piano

Wolfgang A. Mozart: Strykekvintett i C-dur, K. 515 (1787)

Engegårdkvartetten, Iris Juda, viola

Dmitri Schostakovich: Pianotrio nr. 2 i e-moll, op. 67 (1944)

Leif Ove Andsnes, piano, Marc Danel, violin, Yovan Marchevich, cello

Lofoten Cathedral, Kabelvåg, 18:00

Tickets: 320/270

Ketil Bjørnstad: Lofoten Oratorium (2017) – first performance

A new oratorio about Lofoten.

Lyrics and texts by Terje Johanssen, Ingrid Arctander, Johan Bojer, Jan P. Bahle, Ole H. Bremnes, Frank A. Jensen, Sølvi Ytterstad og Edgar Allen Poe.

A central theme is the fisheries after cod in winter time.

Ketil Bjørnstad, piano, Marianne B Kielland, dirigent/mezzo, Lofoten Voices

Knut Erik Sundquist, bass, Terje Brun, accordeon, Simen Vangen, percussion

Fra Musikk i Nordland: Øivind Nussle, violin, Tor Johan Bøen, violin

Lazar Miletic, viola, Urban Andersson, cello

Lofoten Concert Hall, Svolvær 21:00

Tickets: 320/270

Mostly Mozart

In this informal program, we try to illud Salzburg year 1775, in a warm, dark summer evening.

Mozarts Divertimento K. 334 is the main piece of this evening, but also other composers are in the program.

With Arve Tellefsen, Radovan Vlatkovic, Arvid Engegård, Marianne Beate Kielland and others.

Buksnes church, Gravdal 13:00

Billetter: 270/220

Gunnar Idenstam, orgel
Marianne Beate Kielland, mezzo

 

Michael Pretorius: Dances from Terpsichore Musarum (arr. G. Idenstam)

(1571-1621)

Johannes Ciconia:  O Rosa Bella (arr: G. Idenstam)

(1370-1412)

Henry Purcell:  Music for a while (1692)

(1659-1695)

Claudin de Sermisy:  D’où vient cela, belle

(1490-1562)

Jacopo da Fogliano:  ‘L’Amor Dona Ch’lo Te Porto (arr: G. Idenstam)

(1468-1548)

Johann  Sebastian Bach:

(1685-1750)

Preludium in e-minor, BWV 548 (ca. 1730)

                                          – Adagio, fra triosonate nr. 5, BWV 529 (ca. 1730)

                                         –  Fuge in e-minor, BWV 548 (ca 1730)

Gunnar Idenstam: Organ improvisations inspired by Norwegian dances

(1961-)                 for Hardingfele

Buksnes church, 19:00

Billetter: 320/270

FINALE!

Our traditional artist gala, with a surprise program consisting of encores. Our most popular concert!

With Leif Ove Andsnes, Arve Tellefsen, Engegårdkvartetten, Quatour Danél, Marianne Beate Kielland, Nils Mortensen, Radovan Vlatkovitc, Lise de la Salle, Lukas Hagen, Iris Juda, Ragnhild Lothe and Gunnar Idenstam.

+ Mon, July 10

Meieriet Kultursenter, Leknes  19:00   SOLD OUT!

Opening concert

Fritz Kreisler: Tempo di menuetto (1938) 

Arvid Engegård, violin, Nils Mortensen, piano

Richard Strauss: Alphorn, op. 29 (1878)

Marianne Beate Kielland, mezzo, Radovan Vlatkovic, horn, Nils Mortensen, piano

Giovanni Bottesini: Elegy (1870)

Knut Erik Sundquist, bass, Lise de la Salle, piano

Johannes Brahms: Rapsody in i g-minor, op. 79, nr 2 (1879)

Nils Mortensen, piano

Dimitri Schostakovich: String Quartet nr. 7, op. 108 (1960)

Quatour Danel

INTERMISSION

Alexander Scriabin: Vers la flamme, op 72 (1914)

Olli Mustonen, piano

Ludwig van Beethoven: Cavatina, from string quartet op. 130 (1826)

Engegard Quartet

Sergej Prokofiev: Excerpts from the ballet Romeo og Julie, opus 64 (1935)

– Menuet

– Juliet the young girl
– The Montagues and the Capulets

 

Lise de la Salle, piano

 

Joseph Lanner: Marien-waltzer, op. 143

Lukas Hagen, violin, Arvid Engegård, violin, Juliet Jopling, viola, Knut Erik Sundquist, bass

+ Tue, July 11

Lofoten Cathedral, Kabelvåg 19:00

Tickets: 320/270

Camille Saent-Saens: Romance op. 36 (1871)

Radovan Vlatkovic, horn, Nils Mortensen, piano

Hugo Wolf: Three songs with texts by Eduard Mörike

– Verborgenheit (1888)

– Neue liebe (1888)

– An die Geliebte (1888)

Marianne Beate Kielland, mezzo, Lise de la Salle, piano

Olli Mustonen: Nonet nr. 2 (2000)

Engegårdkvartetten, Quatour Danel, Knut Erik Sundquist, bass

INTERMISSION

Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Sonata no. 29, op, 106 (1818) 

                                         “Hammerklavier Sonata”

Olli Mustonen, piano

Henningsvær Church 22:00

Tickets: 270/220

Ludwig van Beethoven: String Quartet no. 12 in E flat major, op. 127 (1825) 

Quatour Danel

Olli Mustonen: Piano Quartet(2010)

Olli Mustonen, piano, Sole Mustonen, obo, Lukas Hagen, violin, Vlad Bogdanas, viola

+ Wed, July 12

Buksnes Church, Gravdal  19:00

Tickets: 320/270

Johannes Brahms: Variations and fuge over a theme by Handel, op. 24 (1861)

Lise de la Salle, piano

Olli Mustonen: String Quartet no. 1 – first performance

Engegard Quartet

INTERMISSION

Franz Schubert: Piano Quintet in A-major, “Trout Quintet” (1819)

Olli Mustonen, piano, Lukas Hagen, violin, Juliet Jopling, viola, Jan-Clemens Carlsen, cello, Knut Erik Sundquist, bass

Borge Church,  22:00

Tickets: 270/220

Ludwig van Beethoven: Sonata for horn and piano, op. 17 (1800)

Radovan Vlatkovich, horn, Nils Mortensen, piano

Olli Mustonen: Piano Quintet (2012)

Olli Mustonen, piano, Quatour Danel

Johannes Brahms: Sonate for fiolin and piano, nr. 3 in d-minor, op. 108 (1888)

Arvid Engegård, violin, Nils Mortensen, piano

+ Thu, July 13

Lofoten Kulturhus, Svolvær  19:00

Tickets: 320/270 NB: not numbered seats in this concert!

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Sonata for violin and piano no. 27 i G-major, K.379 (1781)

Lukas Hagen, violin, Leif Ove Andsnes, piano

Robert Schumann: String Quartet no. 3 i A-major, opus 41 nr. 3 (1842)

Engegard Quartet

INTERMISSION

Anatoly Alexandrov: Canzona Ditirambica 

Knut Erik Sundquist, bass, Nils Anders Mortensen, piano

Johannes Brahms: Trio for horn, Violin and piano in E-flat major, op. 40  (1865)

Radovan Vlatkovic, horn, Lukas Hagen, Violin, Lise de la Salle, piano

Valberg Church,  22:00 (SOLD OUT)

Tickets: 270/220

Ole Olsen: Solefaldsang (1890)

Arve Tellefsen, violin, 

Marc Danél, violin, Alexander Robson, violin, Iris Juda, viola, Juliet Jopling, viola, Yovan Marchevich, cello, Jan-Clemens Carlsen, cello, Knut Erik Sundquist, bass

Ole Bull: En moders bøn 

Arve Tellefsen, violin

Ole Bull: La Melancolie (arr: Johan Svendsen)

Ole Bull: Sæterjentens søndag (arr: Johan Svendsen)

Arve Tellefsen, violin

Marc Danél, violin, Alexander Robson, violin, Iris Juda, viola, Juliet Jopling, viola, Yovan Marchevich, cello, Jan-Clemens Carlsen, cello, Knut Erik Sundquist, bass

trad: Swedish folk music (arr: Gunnar Idenstam)

Gunnar Idenstam, organ

 Richard Strauss: Metamorphosen (1945) – (versjon for septet)

Marc Danél, violin, Alexander Robson, violin, Iris Juda, viola, Juliet Jopling, viola, Yovan Marchevich, cello, Jan-Clemens Carlsen, cello, Knut Erik Sundquist, bass

+ Fri, July 14

Kaviar Factory, Henningsvær 13:00

SOLD OUT

This concert is no in principle sold out, but as it is a part of festival passports,

there might be some of these that does not show up. It might therefore be possible

to get tickets at the venue at the day of the concert.

 

Tickets: 270/220

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: String Quartet nr. 19 in C-major, K. 465 “Dissonance Quartet” (1785)

Engegard Quartet

Mieczyslaw Weinberg: String Quartet no. 10 in a-minor, op. 95 (1964)

Quatour Danel

Buksnes Church, Gravdal 19:00

Tickets: 320/270

Leone Sinigaglia: Humoreske, from op. 28

Radovan Vlatkovic, horn, Nils Mortensen, piano

Organ improvisation on the Norwegian folk melody “Herre Gud, ditt dyre navn og ære”

Gunnar Idenstam, orgel

Dmitri Schostakovich: String Quartet no. 11, op. 122 (1966)

Quatour Danel

INTERMISSION

Franz Schubert: Three Piano Pieces, D. 946 (1828)

Leif Ove Andsnes, piano

Borge Church, 22:00

Tickets: 270/220

Johann Sebastian Bach: Engelsk Suite nr. 6 in d-minor, BWV 811 (1715)

Nils Mortensen, piano

Reinhold Gliére: Intermezzo, op. 9, no 1 (1902)

Knut Erik Sundquist, bass, Lise de la Salle, piano

Wolfgang A. Mozart. Piano Trio in E-major, K. 542 (1788)

Leif Ove Andsnes, piano, Lukas Hagen, violin, Jan-Clemens Carlsen, cello

+ Sat, July 15

Café Lysstøperiet, Henningsvær 09:00  SOLD OUT

Breakfast concert

Tickets: 320 (including breakfast)

Host: Arve Tellefsen, and several other musicians.

Only 50 tickets!

Henningsvær kirke, 13:00

Billetter: 270/220

Bach/Busoni: Chaconne (1720/1916)

Lise de la Salle, piano

Wolfgang A. Mozart: Strykekvintett i C-dur, K. 515 (1787)

Engegårdkvartetten, Iris Juda, viola

Dmitri Schostakovich: Pianotrio nr. 2 i e-moll, op. 67 (1944)

Leif Ove Andsnes, piano, Marc Danel, violin, Yovan Marchevich, cello

Lofoten Cathedral, Kabelvåg, 18:00

Tickets: 320/270

Ketil Bjørnstad: Lofoten Oratorium (2017) – first performance

A new oratorio about Lofoten.

Lyrics and texts by Terje Johanssen, Ingrid Arctander, Johan Bojer, Jan P. Bahle, Ole H. Bremnes, Frank A. Jensen, Sølvi Ytterstad og Edgar Allen Poe.

A central theme is the fisheries after cod in winter time.

Ketil Bjørnstad, piano, Marianne B Kielland, dirigent/mezzo, Lofoten Voices

Knut Erik Sundquist, bass, Terje Brun, accordeon, Simen Vangen, percussion

Fra Musikk i Nordland: Øivind Nussle, violin, Tor Johan Bøen, violin

Lazar Miletic, viola, Urban Andersson, cello

Lofoten Concert Hall, Svolvær 21:00

Tickets: 320/270

Mostly Mozart

In this informal program, we try to illud Salzburg year 1775, in a warm, dark summer evening.

Mozarts Divertimento K. 334 is the main piece of this evening, but also other composers are in the program.

With Arve Tellefsen, Radovan Vlatkovic, Arvid Engegård, Marianne Beate Kielland and others.

+ Sun, July 16

Buksnes church, Gravdal 13:00

Billetter: 270/220

Gunnar Idenstam, orgel
Marianne Beate Kielland, mezzo

 

Michael Pretorius: Dances from Terpsichore Musarum (arr. G. Idenstam)

(1571-1621)

Johannes Ciconia:  O Rosa Bella (arr: G. Idenstam)

(1370-1412)

Henry Purcell:  Music for a while (1692)

(1659-1695)

Claudin de Sermisy:  D’où vient cela, belle

(1490-1562)

Jacopo da Fogliano:  ‘L’Amor Dona Ch’lo Te Porto (arr: G. Idenstam)

(1468-1548)

Johann  Sebastian Bach:

(1685-1750)

Preludium in e-minor, BWV 548 (ca. 1730)

                                          – Adagio, fra triosonate nr. 5, BWV 529 (ca. 1730)

                                         –  Fuge in e-minor, BWV 548 (ca 1730)

Gunnar Idenstam: Organ improvisations inspired by Norwegian dances

(1961-)                 for Hardingfele

Buksnes church, 19:00

Billetter: 320/270

FINALE!

Our traditional artist gala, with a surprise program consisting of encores. Our most popular concert!

With Leif Ove Andsnes, Arve Tellefsen, Engegårdkvartetten, Quatour Danél, Marianne Beate Kielland, Nils Mortensen, Radovan Vlatkovitc, Lise de la Salle, Lukas Hagen, Iris Juda, Ragnhild Lothe and Gunnar Idenstam.