Lars-Erik Ter Jung & Thomas Kjekstad

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Duo Twitter Machine:
Since his debut in 1980, Norwegian violinist Lars-Erik ter Jung has played as soloist with the major Norwegian orchestras, he has been the artistic leader of numerous chamber music and chamber orchestra projects and has worked intensively with contemporary music and free improvisation. He was the principal concertmaster of the Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra from 1981 to 1994. Since 2000 ter Jung is more and more engaged in conducting.

Thomas Kjekstad studied at the Norwegian Academy of Music. He is active as a performer of contemporary music, both notated and improvised. He is a member of Oslo Sinfonietta and the Affinis Ensemble and he has performed with several of Norway┬┐s leading orchestras and ensembles.

The co-operation in duo Twitter Machine started in 1995, and has through the creative process of free improvisation and commissioning of new pieces led to concerts with the Norwegian Concert Institute and in festivals for contemporary music. For more info: