DUO 2: Aleksander Nohr & Sofia Margareta Wilkman

Aleksander Nohr, Norwegian: voice

Aleksander Nohr has been impressing audiences and critics with his rich and imposing baritone voice and his well-timed acting since his graduation from the Opera Academy in Copenhagen in 2014. Aleksander has since performed as a soloist with companies such as The Norwegian Opera and the Danish National Opera. Aleksander is an experienced lieder singer having performed recitals at Scandinavian and German festivals. He has appeared with some of the greatest orchestras in Scandinavia. Sofia Wilkman and Aleksander play concerts as a duo and have recorded songs by John Frandsen for Dacapo Records.

 

Sofia Margareta Wilkman, Finnish: piano

The Finnish-Swedish pianist Sofia Wilkman completed her studies at Sibelius-Akademiet with top grades in spring 2012. In September 2014, she debuted from the soloist program at The Royal Danish Academy of Music. Sofia Wilkman is an established and sought after lied pianist and chamber musician. She has performed in all Nordic countries and in Europe and USA. She collaborates with some of the best young Nordic vocalists. The collaboration with the baritone Alexander Nohr started in 2010. Since 2013, Sofia Wilkman has been affiliated as repetiteur with The Opera Academy and at The Royal Danish Academy of Music.

 

Repertoire:

J. Brahms: Op. 105, «Fünf Lieder» (D. von Liliencron) & Op. 43, «Vier lieder» (H. von Fallersleben)

Auf dem Kirchhofe

Von Ewiger Liebe

Zur Rosenzeit

J. Frandsen: «Rummet, hvor jeg engang boede» (H. Nordbrandt)

De dødes vejskilt

Sådan en

E. Grieg: Op. 48, «Seks Sanger» (J. W. von Goethe) & Op. 23, «Tre sanger fra Peer Gynt» (H. Ibsen)

Peer Gynts Serenade

P. Heise: «Farlige Drømme» (H. Drachmann)

Du lægger dig ned en aftenstund

Hvor engen har foldet ved Mosens bred

Det blinker med perler

Så lad sangen i salene bruse

I skoven er der så stille

Den blomstrende sommer blev kedet til høst

J. Kvandal: Op. 40, «Norske Stevtoner» (Traditional texts)

Mine Visur

Å her møter mangt

C. Nielsen: Op. 4, «5 digte til musik af J. P. Jacobsen»

Irmelin Rose

Har dagen sanket al sin sorg

T. Rangstrøm: «Ur Kung Eriks Visor» (Gustaf Fröding)

En visa om när jag var lustig med Welam Welamsson på Upsala hus och ärkebiskop Lars och doktor Bengt voro utanför och väntade

M. Ravel: «Don Quichotte à Dulcinée» (P. Morand)

Chanson romanesque

Chanson épique

Chanson à boire

F. Schubert: «Winterreise» (W. Müller)

Auf dem Flusse

Der Wegweiser

R. Vaughan Williams: «Songs of Travel» (R. L. Stevenson)

The infinite shining heavens

Whither must I wander

H. Wolf: «Mörike-Lieder» (E. Mörike)

In der Frühe

Verborgenheit