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- Tucked away in the far north, Bergen National Opera may be a hidden treasure, but, as this performance proved, it's world class. Opera Today on Otello

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Opera Pub Vizerskaya Web
04/09/2019

OperaPub at Underlig

Join us at Underlig on the first Wednesday of the month - either just listening or sing along!

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Opera Bobler Lady Sea Term
07/09/2019

Opera at Fedje (SOLD OUT)

Join us for an adventure at Fedje, an exotic island on the west coast of Norway; a seafood feast and lovely arias!

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From Russia With Love
02/10/2019

Festival of song

Bergen National Opera and Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra present a week with exceptional singing.

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Lise Davidsen Foto Florian Katolay Nett
02/10/2019

Lise Davidsen

Recital with songs by Johannes Brahms, Edvard Grieg, Jean Sibelius, Robert Schumann and Richard Strauss.

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Operagalla Nett
03/10/2019

Opera galla

Winners of the Queen Sonja International Music Competition sing with previous laureates and Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra.

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From Russia Bw Nett
04/10/2019

From Russia with Love

An evening with Russian favourites - opera, folk music and more.

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Werther

See a live recording of Werther

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News

Eivind Gullberg Jensen

New Artistic & General Director

The renowned Norwegian conductor Eivind Gullberg Jensen takes over from Mary Miller as the new Artistic and General Director of Bergen National Opera in 2021.

Anders Beyer Mary Miller Bernt Bauge Nett

Salome åpner Festspillene i Bergen 2020

– Salome er en forbløffende opera, en spektakulær historie fortalt gjennom revolusjonerende musikk. Sammen skaper vi en oppsiktsvekkende begivenhet for åpningen av Festspillene, sier operasjef Mary Miller

Werther Dies

Video: Werther by Massenet

Werther's music counts as some of the most gorgeously romantic ever written. Here you can see the live recording from 22 March 2019, with Edgaras Montvidas and Catriona Morison as Werther and Charlotte.

"Pure pleasure" - Klassisk Musikk
"Warmly recommended" - Bergensavisen
"An elegant and floating production" - Bergens Tidende

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How to make misery interesting

I´ve just been down in the rehearsal room where Massenet´s hero Werther has been dying since 10:00 this morning. The atmosphere is brisk and deeply practical.

Candide

Diversity, quality and leadership

It was Winston Churchill who once suggested that ‘while we shape our buildings, afterwards our buildings shape us.’ The content of those buildings – who are they for, and how should they be led - is a conversation currently much in focus.

Video

Beate Mordal Bw Ny Play video

La clemenza di Tito: S'altro che lagrime

Soprano Beate Mordal sings Servilia's aria "S'altro che lagrime" from the opera "La clemenza di Tito" by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791). With Ivar Anton Waagaard on piano.

Beate Mordal sings the role of Servilia in Bergen National Opera's new production of La clemenza di Tito (premiere 21st March 2020).

Recorded in Østre Aker Church (2019).
Copyright @ Beate Mordal

Werther Nettsiden The Kiss 1 Play video

Werther by Massenet

Werther's music counts as some of the most gorgeously romantic ever written. Here you can see the live recording from 22 March 2019, with Edgaras Montvidas and Catriona Morison as Werther and Charlotte.

"Pure pleasure" - Klassisk Musikk
"Warmly recommended" - Bergensavisen
"An elegant and floating production" - Bergens Tidende

Werther Nettsiden 4 Play video

Se videoklipp fra Werther

"En ren nytelse" - Klassisk Musikk
"Anbefales på det varmeste" - BA
"En elegant, flytende tolkning" - BT

Edgaras Montvidas Vimeo Cover Play video

Pourquoi me réveiller - Edgaras Montvidas

"Pourquoi me réveiller" is a famous aria from the opera Werther by Jules Massenet, which you can see in a new production by Bergen National Opera between the 16th and 22nd March 2019.

Candide Vuvu Foto Thor Brodreskift Play video

Glitter and be gay - Vuvu Mpofu

Hear the beautiful and demanding coloratura aria performed by Vuvu Mpofu, at Bergen National Opera's new production of Candide.