Marita Solberg

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Marita Kvarving Sølberg (born March 22, 1976) is a Norwegian soprano.

Education[edit]

Sølberg studied at the "National College of Operatic Art" in Oslo and at the "Norwegian Academy of Music" in Oslo.

Career[edit]

Sølberg has worked with Marc Minkowski, Zubin Mehta, Michel Plasson and other conductors. From 2006 to 2008 Solberg was a principal singer at the Staatsoper, Stuttgart. Other opera engagements include Gran Teatre del Liceu, Barcelona, Teatro Real, Madrid, Komische Oper, Berlin and the Norwegian National Opera.

Operatic roles[edit]

Orchestral and chamber music[edit]

Awards[edit]

In August 2001, Solberg won first prize at the "Queen Sonja International Singing Competition" in Oslo. In July 2004, Solberg won third prize as well as the "International Media Jury Award" at the "International Hans Gabor Belvedere Singing Competition" in Vienna.

Discography[edit]

  • Grieg - Peer Gynt (The Complete Incidental Music), BIS, (June, 2005)
  • Grieg - Olav Trygvason / Orchestral Songs, 2006

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