Ivar Bjørnson

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Ivar Bjørnson
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Background information
Birth name Ivar Skontorp Peersen
Born (1977-11-27) 27 November 1977 (age 38)
Origin Etne, Norway
Genres Viking metal, black metal, progressive metal
Occupation(s) Musician
Instruments Guitar, bass, drums, keyboards, synthesizer, vocals
Years active 1991 - Present
Associated acts Enslaved

Ivar Bjørnson (born November 27, 1977 in Etne) is a Norwegian composer/guitarist for the progressive black/viking metal band Enslaved. He is, along with Grutle Kjellson, one of only two founding members left in the current line-up, being only 13 years old at the time of the band's formation. He contributed keyboard/synth work to Borknagar's first three albums and synth/piano work on the Gorgoroth albums Incipit Satan and Destroyer under the name "Daimonion"; and also produced the first demo from black metal band Orcustus.

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