DVD A Musical Journey: Norway From Gaupne to Sogndal
Listen to music from famous composers as you take in scenes of Norway.
This tour of Norway takes us from the countryside between Gaupne and Sogndal to Bergen, the birthplace of Edvard Grieg, and its surrounding countryside.
Trolls make their presence known, and there are views of traditional farm buildings and stave churches from the open-air museum at Maihaugen. The music chosen for this tour is by Norwegian composers, of whom the best known is Edvard Grieg. His Holberg Suite, Norwegian Dances and Erotikon from his Lyric Pieces are heard on this video. Other composers featured are Christian Sinding, composer of the famous Rustle of Spring, and Johan Svendsen.
52 minutes, 2010