Tagged: music

Grieg Gala resonates throughout Ballard

Seattle-Bergen Sister City’s Grieg Gala brings the songs and sounds of Norway to Seattle Special Release Seattle-Bergen Sister City Association For those in and about Ballard these days, it’s hard not to notice that...

What makes Bergen a music paradise?

Karoline Danielsen Bergen, Norway Bergen, one of the most urban cities in Norway, serves as the present-day hotspot for producing most of Norway’s contemporary music. A city equipped with a wonderfully eclectic music scene,...

Aurora is rising

If you haven’t seen Aurora Aksnes sing yet, there’s still time to discover this rising star Victoria Hofmo Brooklyn, N.Y. Singer-songwriter Aurora Aksnes made her U.S. debut on the popular Jimmy Fallon show on...

Choirs build cultural bridges

Sølvguttene and Philadelphia’s Keystone Boychoir reunite during the former’s US tour Michael Kleiner Philadelphia, Penn. Efforts to bridge cultural understanding can take different platforms, but there’s something about the power of music that particularly...