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Norske barnerim (Norwegian Children’s Rhymes)

Instrumentation/Complement of players
Soprano, piano / Soprano, guitar.
Year of creation
1988-89
Premiered:
1989
Duration:
8 min.
Dedicated to/originally written for:
Elin Kulsvehagen
About the work:

The text was written by Norwegian author André Bjerke. He has a way of playing with the language that is very similar to that of Danish author Halfdan Rasmussen, and which is unfortunately impossible to translate.

The music  was written in a cheerful style – but still more like song than like for mutual singing. The songs are called: