Today is Norwegian violin virtuoso and pedagogue Ole Bøhn‘s 72nd birthday!
A student of Louise Behrend, Ernst Glaser, Henry Holst and Max Rostal, Professor Bohn has performed extensively across Europe, the United States and South America and has served as Concertmaster with a number of prominent European Orchestras – including the Norwegian National Opera and Ballet and the Copenhagen Symphony Orchestra.
He premiered a number of important 20th Century works, including Elliot Carter’s Violin Concerto – and currently serves a distinguished teaching position at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music.
OLE BØHN | ELLIOTT CARTER | VIOLIN CONCERTO | 1ST MVT | OLIVER KNUSSEN & LONDON SINFONIETTA | 1992
Arvid Kleven: Lotusland / Sleeping Forest / Violin Sonata
Ole Bohn, Violin
Geir Henning Braaten, Piano
Release Date: February 1992