Christian Henriksen

Festival artist, double bass
Christian Henriksen

Christian Henriksen (born 1979) grew up in a musical family and has his musical roots in jazz, pop, rock and folk music. As a child he learned to play the piano, tuba and electric bass when his grandfather bought a Chinese double bass to secure his grandson a "real" job. Christian names Tor Ivar Andreassen, Knut Guettler, Dan Styffe and Janne Saksala as his most influental teachers.

Christian has worked with orchestras and ensembles such Rundfunk Sinfonieorchester Berlin, Deutsche Oper Berlin, Deutsche Sinfonieorchester Berlin, The Norwegian Chamber Orchestra and Ensemble BIT20.

Christian has been the solo double bassist of the Norwegian Opera Orchestra since 2007.

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Beethoven's Fifth at the Fire Station
- a symbolic opening of the second festival weekend
23. June kl 18:00 / Nord-Aurdal Fire Station
Beethoven's Fifth at the Fire Station
- a symbolic opening of the second festival weekend
23. June kl 20:00 / Nord-Aurdal Fire Station
Biodiversity
- music inspired by the wildlife
24. June kl 18:00 / Valdres Folk High School
Beacons
- final concert in Aurdal Church
26. June kl 19:30 / Aurdal Church