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Guide to the Norwegian Radio Orchestra

Norwegian Radio Orchestra © Anna Julia Granberg
Norwegian Radio Orchestra
© Anna Julia Granberg

The Kringkastingsorkestret or Norwegian Radio Orchestra was founded in 1946 in affiliation with the national broadcaster NRK in Norway. The orchestra has classical repertoire and contemporary music at its heart and performs annually at the Nobel Peace Prize Concert. Peruvian Miguel Harth-Bedoya is the Chief Conductor of the Radio Orchestra in Oslo since 2013, a position he combines with Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra in Texas where he is Music Director.

The Store Studio in Oslo is the home port of the Norwegian Radio Orchestra.

Visit the nrk Norwegian Radio Orchestra website for more information.

© Helene Ulrichsen

A Peruvian in Oslo: Miguel Harth-Bedoya

Norwegian Radio Orchestra Chief Conductor Miguel Harth-Bedoya talks to us about Brahms, Schumann, touring and playing Latin American music in Norway (and Grieg, of course).
Norwegian Radio Orchestra at Oslo Cathedral
Norwegian Radio Orchestra at Oslo Cathedral
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OsloKORK i Aulaen - David Cooper

Ginastera, Strauss R., Mozart
David Cooper; Miguel Harth-Bedoya; The Norwegian Radio Orchestra

OsloMeloditimen med KORK - Traditional Light Music for Orchestra and more

The Norwegian Radio Orchestra

OsloKORK i Store studio - Coucheron and Harth-Bedoya

Higdon, Barber, Beethoven
The Norwegian Radio Orchestra; Miguel Harth-Bedoya; David Coucheron

OsloGraduation Concert

Brahms, Nielsen
The Norwegian Radio Orchestra; Eirik Haukaas Ødegaard; Eirik Haug Stømner
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OsloElgar: Enigma Variations

Elgar: Enigma Variations on an Original Theme for Orchestra, Op.36
The Norwegian Radio Orchestra; Miguel Harth-Bedoya

OsloArne Nordheim – Spur

Nordheim: Spur, for accordion and orchestra
The Norwegian Radio Orchestra; Miguel Harth-Bedoya; Frode Haltli

OsloJon Øivind Ness's Flute Concerto and Tchaikovsky's Symphony no. 1

Ness, Tchaikovsky
The Norwegian Radio Orchestra; Ingar Bergby; Anne Karine Hauge

OsloShostakovich: Violin Concerto no. 2

Shostakovich: Violin Concerto no. 2 in C sharp minor, Op.129
The Norwegian Radio Orchestra; Hans Petter Mæhle; Anders Nilsson

OsloBrahms 4th without conductor

Mendelssohn, Brahms
The Norwegian Radio Orchestra; Kolbjørn Holthe