Gunnhild Sundli

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Gunnhild Sundli
Gunnhild Sundli of Gåte.jpg
Gunnhild Sundli at 'Rock mot rus'
on Andøya 2005.
Background information
Birth name Gunnhild Eide Sundli
Born (1985-07-02) 2 July 1985 (age 31)
Orkdal, Sør-Trøndelag
Origin Norway
Genres Traditional folk music, rock
Occupation(s) Musician, actor
Instruments Vocals
Labels EMI Music Norway
Associated acts Gåte

Gunnhild Eide Sundli (born 2 July 1985) is a Norwegian artist. She was born and raised in Orkdal, Norway and now resides in Trondheim.[1]


Sundli started to "kvede" (a traditional Norwegian singing tradition) as a nine-year-old, and has since also been singing classical and jazz. She has a degree in "kveding" from Heimdal videregående skole.

Sundli is best known as the singer of the band Gåte from 1999 until the band took a break in 2005.[2]

In February 2006 she started her acting career with her debut in the cabarett Cafe Isogaisa by Hans Rotmo, and continued in June in the role as Anna in Korsvikaspillet in Trondheim. In August she played Lucie in the opera about Olav Engelbrektsson on Steinvikholmen, before she participated in the historical play Raud Vinter in Levanger in September. In 2007 she acted in Ibsen's Villanden, at Trøndelag Teater.

Sundli released her debut solo album Tankerop in 2013.[3]


Solo albums[edit]

  • 2013: Tankerop (EMI)


Within Gåte
  • 2002: Jygri (Warner Elektra Atlantic)
  • 2004: Iselilja (Warner Elektra Atlantic)
  • 2006: Liva (Warner Elektra Atlantic), live
With Aasmund Nordstoga
  • 2015: Sæle Jolekveld


  1. ^ "Gunnhild Eide Sundli". Retrieved 2014-12-26. 
  2. ^ "Gåte takker for seg" (in Norwegian). 2005-09-06. Retrieved 2014-12-26. 
  3. ^ "Gunnhild Sundli med solodebut" (in Norwegian). NRK. 2012-01-17. Retrieved 2014-12-26. 

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