Beethoven, Bäck, Martin, Prokofiev
Anna Norberg and Bengt Forsberg
Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827) - Piano sonata nr 15 in D, op. 28, "Pastoral"
Frank Martin (1890-1974) - Ballad for flute and piano
Sven-Erik Bäck (1919-1994) - Sonata for solo flute
Sergei Prokofiev (1891-1953) - Sonata in D for flute and piano, op. 94
Anna Norberg, flute
Bengt Forsberg, piano
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Anna Norberg, flute, received her diploma from the Royal Academy of Music in Stockholm. With concert tours in, among others, Europe, South America, Russia and Asia, she came to establish herself as one of Sweden's foremost flutists, especially after praise from the legendary conductor Sir Georg Solti. On CD she is represented with 4 solo recordings and as a contributor to several chamber music discs. A number of radio and TV recordings also followed the successes. Anna has collaborated with some of our great musicians and conductors such as: Esa-Pekka Salonen, Leif Segerstam, Manfred Honeck, Ole-Kristian Ruud, Mats Rondin, Staffan Scheja, Håkan Hagegård, Gösta Winberg, Mats Liljefors, Roland Pöntinen and Mats Bergström to name only a few..
Today she lives in Österlen and mainly works with her own musical projects. She is passionate about presenting art music in general, with the desire to further this cultural heritage in various contexts. Among other things, she is artistic leader of Österlen's Chamber Choir. This is her first appearance in Allhelgonakyrkan.
Bengt Forsberg, piano, is one of Sweden's foremost pianists. Among his regular partners are mezzo soprano Anne Sofie von Otter, cellist Andreas Brantelid and violinists Cecilia Zilliacus and Nils-Erik Sparf. As a soloist, Bengt has performed with the Stockholm Philharmonic and Gothenburg Symphony. He has also given solo recitals in, among other places, London's Wigmore Hall.
Bengt has released a large number of CDs, not least with Anne Sofie von Otter, several of which have received major international awards, such as Grammy and Gramophone's Recording of the Year. In recent years, Bengt has released prized discs with female composers, "Neglected works for piano", works for violin and piano by Carl Nielsen together with Cecilia Zilliacus, cello music by Fauré with Andreas Brantelid, English music for viola with Ellen Nisbeth and together with Cecilia Zilliacus and Sabina Bisholt a CD with music by Amanda Maier. In May 2018 Bengt's CD ”Amanda & Julius – Works for piano by Amanda Maier och Julius Röntgen” was chosen by the newspaper BBC Music as that month's music for solo instrument.
Bengt Forsberg is KVAH's artistic director and has been responsible for the chamber music series at Allhelgonakyrkan for over 30 years.