Countertenor and performance artist

Curriculum Vitae

 

 

 

Projects and work

 

2019: Tour with Ny Norsk Messingkvintett, Helsinki and Tallinn. Music by Tze, Viira and Tulev. Ny norsk messingkvintett: website

 

2019: Missa-Ronne, production with vocalensemble A-ronne Vocal Ensemble (ARVE). Music by Berio, Rossini and Marti. Concerts in Liestal and Basel, Switzerland 4. and 5. April. A-ronne Vocal Ensemble (ARVE): website

 

2019: alto soloist in St. John Passion (Bach) with Ullern Kammerkor and Nordic Harmony. Fagerborg church, Oslo 31. March

 

2019: member vocalensemble Early Voices early music ensemble based in Oslo.

earlyvoices: website    earlyvoices: facebook

 

2019: Performing Tolomeo in Giulio Cesare by Handel, opera project with Codarts, Rotterdam. February 2019.

 

2018: «Rûah», a stage production by Texte und Töne. Participating as a singer in the ensemble. Premiered in Liestal, Switzerland August 2018.

 

2018: Project with Ny Norsk Messingkvintett and composer Kristin Bolstad. A performance for children, premiered in Oslo May 2018. Ny norsk messingkvintett: website

 

2018: Participating at METRIC Intensive Programme of the Project Modernising European Higher Music Education Through Improvisation, 03.– 09. April at Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, Glasgow.

 

2017: Reserve guest singer (alto) in the Norwegian Soloist Choir.

Project: Haydn, Die Jahreszeiten, October 2017.

 

2017: Member of the improvising vocal ensemble Oslo 14. Oslo 14: website

 

2017: Project with Ny Norsk Messingkvintett (brass quintet) and Ny Musikk’s composers group. Four composers writing for a brass-quintet and countertenor. Premiered in Oslo 11. June 2017. Ny norsk messingkvintett: website

 

2014–to the present: Andersen/Bell, duo-project with guitarist Andreas Vangen Andersen. Currently working on a project focusing on re-interpreting songs by Norwegian composers, for counter-tenor and electric guitar. Andersen/Bell: facebook

 

2016: Member of the contemporary music ensemble +47. The ensemble consists of 15 musicians and five composers. The ensemble is based in Oslo. Pluss47: facebook

 

2014–to the present: Sean Bell’s Heptic Six. Songwriter, singer and keyboard player in his own band. Post-rock and pop-art music.

Sean Bell’s Heptic Six: facebook

 

2014–2015: RisørUNG, Risør Kammermusikkfest 2015. Member of the RisørUNG committee, developing a specialized program for a youth audience at the Risør chamber music festival 2015.

 

 

 

Education

 

2018–2019: Erasmus+ student at The Royal Conservatoire, The Hague

 

2015–2019: Bachelor of Music in Music Education, Norwegian Academy of Music

 

2014–2015: One year of musicology studies at University of Oslo.

 

2013–2014: Toneheim Folkehøgskole

   (one-year school of music qualifying for higher music education)

 

2010–2013: High school with focus on music. Oslo by Steinerskole

   (average rating: 5,6 out of 6).

 

2000–2010: Primary and secondary school, Rudolf Steinerskolen in Oslo

   (average rating: 5,1 out of 6)