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Il canto del mare (Nordic Seascapes)

GISLE KROGSETH

Anno 2014

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Graduated in 1982 from the North-Norwegian Academy of Music in Tromsø, and took his M.Phil. (Cand. Philol) in musical science at the University of Oslo in 1986.
He has studied classical guitar with Karsten Andersen and Geir Otto Nilsson in Norway; Luis Zea and John Duarte in England. To this list should be added harmony and counterpoint with Ole Kristian Brose and Nils Grinde. Composition with Olav Anton Thommessen, Kjell Habbestad, Asbjørn Schaathun and Ragnar Søderlind, as well as musical drama and instrumentation with Antonio Bibalo. He represented Norway at the World Festival for Theatre, where he won a music award. "Bært! Brecht!" was composed by Krogseth for the 100th anniversary of the birth of the German writer Bertolt Brecht in 1998. That same year he was commissioned to write the opera "Sigrid & Eindride", for choir, seven soloists and orchestra, performed in the year 2000. This work was restaged in spring 2011 in a full orchestrated version. In May 2007 his Sinfonia per Banda was given a First Performance in Los Angeles USA, and in 2008 his Chamber Symphony was performed in Belgrade. His solo CD "Il Canto del Mare" is scheduled to be published in Italy and Japan in December 2014 and his "Viking Concerto" appears at the label "Brilliant Classics" in April 2015. His opus list also includes Solo Works, Music Theatre, Operas, Chamber Pieces, and Works for Full Orchestra, Musicals, Cabarets - many of which includes, or is written for the Guitar. He has recorded many CDs, done Radio and TV-performances, published music and played numerous concerts in Norway, USA, Italy, Scandinavia, Russia, Serbia, Bulgaria and England.
He works as a composer/performer and teaches regularly Composition and Guitar.




   


A brief mention ... of the new CD ... "good listening"


    Pleiades Opus 2 (Seven Pieces for Guitar Solo)
01.
The Bell in the Mist - Gisle Krogseth - 4'15
02.
TNymphea Alba - Gisle Krogseth - 3'01
03.
Two Dancing - Gisle Krogseth - 3'25
04.
Preludium - Gisle Krogseth - 1'13
05.
Allegro - Gisle Krogseth - 3'47
06.
Adagio - Gisle Krogseth - 1'44
07.
Theme with Variations - Gisle Krogseth - 3'44
    Flowers of the Island Opus 44
08.
Soldugg (Drosera) - Gisle Krogseth - 1'26
09.
Røslyng (Heather) - Gisle Krogseth - 2'06
10.
Tyttebær (Cranberries) - Gisle Krogseth - 1'32
   
Sonata Dell'Adriatico Opus 36
11.
Italian Sunrise - Gisle Krogseth - 1'32
12.
Wallking on the Beach - Gisle Krogseth - 2'50
13.
"Tropical Itch"- Gisle Krogseth - 1'08
14.
Like a Bird - Gisle Krogseth - 2'13
15.
A House with a view - Gisle Krogseth - 3'46
    SeaScapes Opus 41
16.
Leaving Port - Gisle Krogseth - 2'58
17.
At High Sea - Gisle Krogseth - 3'37
18.
Into the Unknown- Gisle Krogseth - 4'25
19.
Estampi (trad/arr. G.K.)- Gisle Krogseth - 3'23
20.
Runes Opus 35 - Gisle Krogseth - 5'16




Label MAP CLASSICS


Catalog N°MAPCL 10011
Year 2014

Production: M.A.P. Editions S.r.l.

Distribuzione M.A.P. Editions