3rd of September is Stellis Polaris’ Artist Isa Katharina Gericke on stage to give us a concert concept performance at The Norwegian National Opera in Oslo (Scene 2) together with the renowned Swedish pianist Bengt Forsberg.
This afternoon they will present a programme inspired by Kirsten Flagstad’s lesser known Lied-repertoire by Norwegian composers as Arne Dørumsgaard, Sverre Jordan, Sigurd Lie og Hjalmar Borgstrøm among others. Don’t miss it! Tickets can be bought here.
Stellis Polaris’ Rising Star Artist, the young Finnish baritone Joonas Asikainen, is announced as the recipient of the exclusive Martti Talvela Award 2016. This award, in memory of the phenomenal Finnish opera singer Martti Talvela, is one of Finland’s most prestigious prizes. The prize sum is €5 000. Congratulations Joonas!
He is to be seen next in the demanding title role in ”Der Kaiser von Atlantis” (Viktor Ullman) in Turku, opening 14/9.