This week has been the Arvid Hanssen Festival in Finnsnes (our local arts festival, celebrating local poet, Arvid Hanssen).
Our Children and Youth choirs participated in the closing concert, “By A Coast”. The concert consisting mostly of premiers of new works by local composers. I managed to sneak in with a string arrangement of one of the choirs favourite songs – Har Du Fyr. Here was it’s premiere, with the Archangelsk State Chamber Orchestra and their conductor, Vladimir Onufriev: