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NEWS

Concert and Program Release for Hemsingfestival 2020!

Welcome to a concert and presentation of the program for the 2020 Hemsingfestival! The event will take place in Forstanderskapssalen / The Directors' Hall at Sentralen in Oslo on Tuesday, September 17 from 18-19:30.

 

Your ticket purchase will include a small concert and presentation of the program for the 2020 Hemsingfestival, as well as a welcome drink and some small "tastes from Valdres," thanks to our festival partners Noraker and Nythun.

 

The concert will be performed by Eldbjørg Hemsing (violin), Ragnhild Hemsing (violin, viola), Tor Espen Aspaas (piano) and Dorran Alibaud (cello)

Reserve your ticket here!

The Hemsing Festival is very excited to welcome two new board members:
Olemic Thommessen, who will be the new chairman of the board, and Mirella Bodini.

New Board Members Join Hemsing Festival

Program Release Event for 2020 Hemsing Festival

Save the date! On September 17th, 18-20:00 at Sentralen in Oslo, we will have the release party for our 2020 Hemsing Festival program. Tickets and more information about the program will soon be available here on our website, as well as on our social media channels. Mark it down on your calendar, stay tuned for more info, and we look forward to seeing you there!

Hemsing Festival Featured in German TV Documentary

Thanks so much to KlikKlak/ BR-Klassik and Sol Gabetta for producing this wonderful feature about the Hemsing Festival! They did such a great job capturing the atmosphere and spirit of the festival, and we're so happy to be able to share documentary video with you here.

New Project leader for the Hemsing Festival

We are so happy to announce that Patrick Noonan is our new project leader for the festival. Click the button to know more about Patrick!

Reviews from international media

Click to read more from the international media who visited the Hemsing Festival 2019!

Hemsingfestival 2019 - A big success!

This years festival became a big success, and we are so happy and grateful for everyone who came, for our collaborators, and our volunteers! Click the button to read more and see the beautiful pictures from the festival.

Visit from Oppland Arbeiderblad,  Avisa Valdres og VNK

We are so grateful for the media visiting the festival and wanting to cover it. Thank you for kind words and reviews!

Videogreeting from the cultur minister

The Hemsing Festival 2019 has finally begun, and in that occasion we recieved a video greeting from Norwats cultur minister! 

LASSE THORESEN TO HEMSING FESTIVAL

This year, the Hemsing Festival wishes to especially recognise the contemporary composer Lasse Thoresen! Several of his works will be performed during the festival. 

VIDEO GREETING FROM RAGNHILD AND ELDBJØRG HEMSING

We are counting down the days until the Hemsing Festival 20.-24th of February 2019! Watch a video greeting from the sisters Ragnhild and Eldbjørg Hemsing.

CONCERT 9TH OF DECEMBER

The Hemsing Festival and Valdres Sommersymfoni invites you to this years Christmas concert!

MARI ERIKSMOEN TO HEMSING FESTIVAL 2019!

Marie Eriksmoen is a star soprano from Norway and she had recently her debut as a soloist with Simon Rattle and the Berlin Philhamonic! She will perform at several concerts at Hemsing Festival 2019.

Click "read more" to see the video greeting from Mari Eriksmoen!

RELEASE OF PROGRAM FOR 2019

On Wednesday the 26th of September patrons, sponsors and other guests were invited to Sentralen in Oslo for the program release of the Hemsing Festival 2019!

FRIENDS OF THE HEMSING FESTIVAL!

Friends of the Hemsing Festival are dedicated guests of our festival for intimate encounters with great music, and we invite all guests to become a member.

THIS YEAR’S VALDRES AMBASSADOR

During Fjellkonferansen at Scandic Valdres in May, the Hemsing Festival was named this year’s Valdres ambassador.

 

The award is presented by Visit Valdres, and is given to a person or organisation who has made Valdres known, either nationally or internationally.

NRK’S HIGHLIGHTS FROM 2017

The Hemsing Festival was chosen by NRK Hovedscenen (the main stage) as one of the highlights from the year 2017! Hosts for Hovedscenen’s new years reel 2017: Arild Erikstad and Ingrid Bjørnov.

OPENING CONCERT IN AURDAL CHURCH

What an amazing opening concert of this year’s Hemsing Festival in Aurdal Church on February 23! See and hear excerpts from the opening “the Romantic Idea”.