Thursday 20th June at Kirsten Flagstad Museum

Thursday 20th June at Kirsten Flagstad Museum


2 PM Documentary – Torstein Gunnarson – The true story of Kirsten Flagstad

Venue: Strandstuen.

3 PM Lecture – Kåre Bjørkøy – An exceptional voice

Venue: Strandstuen.

Kåre Bjørkøy is an international opera singer and professor emeritus by the Institute for Music at NTNU. He will provide insight into new research concerning Kirsten Flagstad’s vocal resonance, and why her voice had such an incredible carrying power.

4 PM: My chosen recording by Festival Artist Håkon Kornstad– The music & me

Venue: Strandstuen.

This year’s Festival Artist shares music that matters to him with us, and tells us why Kirsten Flagstad holds a special importance to him.

The lectures and talks will be given in Norwegian



Tickets can be bought at the door at the regular museum prices.


Adults: NOK 80,-

Concessions /Students /Seniors: NOK 70,-

Supporting members: NOK 50,-

Children: NOK 40,-


You can pay by card or cash.