Daniel Thorell, cello - 
                    Tor Erik Seime Pettersen, piano - Grieg in Bergen 2020
AN ACCOUSTIC PERFECTION
FRI 14. AUG at 7.30 pm
DANIEL THORELL, CELLO
TOR ERIK SEIME PETTERSEN, PIANO

The setting for this concert really reveals how perfect a cello goes along with the piano, which orcestrates and surrounds everything around this marvellous instrument and let the sound fill the room...


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PROGRAM
G. LIGETI (1923-2006)
Sonata for Solo Cello

E. GRIEG (1843-1907)
Sonata in A major, Op 36

L.v. BEETHOVEN (1770-1827)
Cello Sonata No 4 in C major, Op 102

BIOGRAPHIES
DANIEL THORELL is a cellist from Stockholm, Sweden. Though only 22-years old he has already had great success as a soloist and chamber musician, both nationally and internationally. Praised for his mature and expressive... music making he is currently regarded as one of Scandinavias most promising young cellists. He is a first prize winner in none less than nine international competitions, most notably Rovere D'oro (2017) where he was also awarded gold medal. In may of 2019 he was a major prize winner in the 54th Markneukirchen International Cello Competition. He is also a laureate at the sixth season of La Classe d'Excellence de Violoncell, with prof. Gautier Capucon.

Born into a family of musicians, Daniel began playing the cello at the age of five. He made his debut as a soloist at the age of eleven, performing Saint-Saëns Cello Concerto in aminor with the Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra. Since then he has performed regularly as a soloist with orchestras around Sweden including the Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra, Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra. The season 18/19 included performances as a soloist playing Rococovariations, Schumann Cello Concerto and Saint-Saëns Cello Concerto, as well as chamber music in festivals around Scandinavia and Germany.

Daniel is currently studying his soloist diploma at the Norweigan Academy of Music with prof. Torleif Thedéen and is often attending masterclasses around the world with a number of renowned professors including Jens-Peter Maintz, Danjulo Ishizaka, Maria Kliegel, Claudio Bohorquez, Antonio Meneses, amongst others. He is a recipient of numerous scholarships from foundations such as SWEA International Scholarship for the arts and the Royal Swedish Academy of Music.

Daniel is playing a L. Bisiach generously on loan from the Järnåker Foundation.


TOR ERIK SEIME PETTERSEN studied at the Grieg Academy in Bergen, the University of Stavanger, and the Royal Academy of Music in Stockholm, with the pianists Audun Kayser, Håkon Austbø and Staffan Scheja among his teachers.

He has been a prizewinner in several national competitions, and has appeared as a soloist with the Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra and several of the leading Norwegian wind and brass bands. He has also performed at festivals such as the Bergen International Festival, the Church Music Festival in Kristiansand, and – for almost a decade – the Grieg in Bergen Festival. Tor Erik is an active chamber musician and accompanist, with regular concert appearances both in Norway and in many European countries. In addition to a busy career as a freelance pianist, he is working as a piano teacher and accompanist at the Grieg Academy and various music schools in Bergen.




Concert Info
ARTISTS
Daniel Thorell, cello
Tor Erik Seime Pettersen, piano

DATE
Friday 14th of August
at 7.30 pm


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Ticket Info
ADULT NOK 295
Student NOK 235
Child NOK 195
Bergen Card 235
BT Card 235

The Festival
GRIEG in BERGEN 2020
22nd JULY to 9th AUGUST
Wed - Thu - Sun

Evening Concerts start at 9 PM



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