|Ståle Kleiberg: Composer-in-Residence (Evmelia VI) 2017|
Ståle Kleiberg is a major Norwegian composer with a considerable international reputation. His music is widely performed in Norway and abroad, and is mostly commissioned by outstanding orchestras, ensembles and performers. His music is well represented on CDs, and several of these have received outstanding international reviews.
These works have all been widely disseminated after their premières. His latest work, Mass for Modern Man, was recently premièred in Nidaros Cathedral in Trondheim, and will have its German premiere in the Münchner Dom in November 2015. His opera-oratorio David and Bathsheba was also highly acclaimed after its première in Nidaros Cathedral in 2008, and it has subsequently been performed in several countries. 2L’s recording of the work was nominated for an American Grammy in the category Best Opera Recording.
More information: www.stalekleiberg.no