Geir Inge Lotsberg

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This is the first solo-violin album by the Norwegian violinist Geir Inge Lotsberg, released in 2005. The works by Apollyon and Åm were commisioned and premiered by Lotsberg in the early 2000. Apollyon (1945-2015), Skouen (1950) and Åm (1952) are among the most profiled composers of their generation in Norway, representing a wide stylistic and estetic range. Three different venues with with special acustical qualities were used for the recordings made during 2004/2005 at Sofienberg Church, Ris Church, the Emanuel Vigeland Museum and Sørkedalen Church, all in Oslo. Recording and mastering engineer was Audun Strype.