Would you like to join the whole festival? This festival pass provides access to all festival concerts, so that you call fully enjoy this NordAccordion experience!
Thursday 8 August, 8:00 pm – Ole Bull Akademiet, Osasalen
Friedrich Lips, Matti Rantanen, Jostein Stalheim
This years NordAccordion kick starts with this very exclusive concert with the three legendary accordionists: Freidrich Lips (Russia), Matti Rantanen (Finland) and Jostein Stalheim (Norway)
Friday 9 August, 8:00 pm – Voss church
Geir Draugsvoll and Mette Rasmussen
Welcome to this concert filled with passion! This duo consisting of Geir Draugsvoll, (accordion) and Mette Rasmussen (piano) have been playing concerts all around the world in countries such as Denmark, Sweden, Switzerland, France and China. Often with the well-known and loved composer Astor Piazzolla on their concert programme. The Tango Nuevo’s passionate and sensitive melodies have become the duo’s trademark, and colours every corner of their music. They are now releasing the CD ”Time of Life” on Naxos with arrangements of some of the composer’s most popular tangos.
Sunday 11 August, 12:00 – Stalheim Hotel
Geir Draugsvoll and Hanzhi Wang
Stunning. Spectacular. Beautiful. These are some of the reactions from the audience after this lunch concert last year, at Stalheim Hotel with Geir Draugsvoll and Hanzhi Wang. This year we repeat the success!
The two world-class musicians are playing their most romantic repertoire that will take us to all the corners of the world. You will be able to enjoy the music while watching the stunning view of Nærøydalen with some refreshing beverage!
Sunday 11 August, 3:00 pm – Bakka Church
Students from the course
At this concert the students from the summer course will show some of their program. Come to beautiful Bakka Church and listen these talented students!
It will be a varied concert on a very high level in stunning surroundings!
Monday 12. August, 12:00 – Voss Sparebank
Like last year we are proud and happy to present Voss Sparebank as our close supporter. And we are looking forward to be back for this lunch concert in their great premises.
Here you will listen to a very exclusive concert with some of the festival musicians. Sigrid Vetleseter Bøe (soprano) and Aleksander Nohr (baritone) are both rising stars at the international opera sky. Together with Ida Løvli Hidle (accordion) they will sing some of the most beautiful songs form the opera repertoire.
At the concert you may also listen some of the summer course’s young and extremely talented students.
Monday 12 August, 9:00 pm – Tre Brør
Aleksander Nohr (baritone), Sigrid Vetleseter Bøe (soprano), Ida Løvli Hidle (accordion)
Entrance: NOK 150
What can possibly be better than spending the Monday evening at Voss’ ”hyggelige” café and bar, listening to the opera world’s most beautiful arias, accompanied by accordion and a cold beverage? At the opera pub the setting is intimate, and the audience are seated close to the performers in an informal atmosphere.