Tine Thing Helseth
Virtuous trumpet extravaganza with national treasure Tine Thing Helseth and noted pianist Gunnar Flagstad.
Norway's celebrated trumpeter Tine Thing Helseth set for much anticipated Sandvika appearance. On the night's concert programme: Nordheim, Sjostakovitsj, Puccini, Grieg and Gershwin – accompanied by pianist Gunnar Flagstad.
A champion of the trumpet
Since the beginning of her career, Norwegian trumpeter Tine Thing Helseth has championed the trumpet repertoire amongst audiences on all six continents, meriting the highest critical praise for her soulful, lyrical sound and collaborative approach to music-making. An artist who challenges the boundaries of genre with an intensely creative, open-minded philosophy, Tine’s ever-expanding repertoire ranges from the classical period to contemporary works and new commissions.
She has been the recipient of numerous awards for her work in classical music, including “Newcomer of the Year” at the 2013 Echo Klassik Awards, the 2009 Borletti-Buitoni Trust Fellowship, and second prize in the 2006 Eurovision Young Musicians Competition, to which Tine returned to serve as juror for the 2016 competition. In 2007, Tine had the rare honour of being the first ever classical artist to win Newcomer of the Year at the Norwegian Grammy® Awards (Spellemannprisen).
The 2021/22 season: hectic!
Tine has worked with some of the world’s leading orchestras, including the Bamberger Symphoniker, NDR Elbphilharmonie Hamburg, Gürzenich-Orchester Cologne, Tonkünstler-Orchester Vienna, Philharmonia Orchestra, BBC Scottish Orchestra at the BBC Proms, Warsaw, Rotterdam, Oslo, Bergen and Helsinki Philharmonic orchestras, Danish Radio and Swedish Radio Symphony orchestras, Royal Stockholm Philharmonic, Baltimore and Cincinnati Symphony orchestras, Singapore Symphony, KBS Symphony and Hong Kong Philharmonic. She also enjoys collaborating with a number of chamber orchestras, namely the Norwegian Chamber, Zurich Chamber and Munich Chamber orchestras, Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia, Australian Chamber Orchestra, and as well as the Orchestre de chambre de Lausanne, Mozarteum Salzburg, and the Hong Kong Sinfonietta.
In 20/21 season, Tine’s orchestral dates include Norwegian Opera Orchestra and Gurzenich-Orchester Koln with Hummel Trumpet Concerto, Antwerp Symphony Orchestra and National Taiwan Symphony Orchestra performing Arutunian Trumpet Concerto, and Odense Symphony with Haydn Trumpet Concerto.
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