Aleksander Nohr, Baritone
Norwegian baritone Aleksander Nohr made his debut at the Royal Opera, Copenhagen while still a student at the Opera Academy as Dancairo Bizet’s CARMEN.
He was engaged by the Norwegian opera to sing Baron Douphol LA TRAVIATA in the autumn of 2013. Aleksander has sung The Count LE NOZZE DI FIGARO with Arctic Opera Norway, Aeneas DIDO AND AENEAS with Concerto Copenhagen, and Kristoffer Rustung OLAV ENGELBREKTSSON with Opera Trøndelag, Norway.
In the season of 2014/15 Aleksander Nohr had a soloist contract with the Norwegian Opera and sang Masetto DON GIOVANNI, Moralés CARMEN, Baron Douphol LA TRAVIATA, Stefano LA VIVA LA MAMMA and Yamadori MADAMA BUTTERFLY.
In autumn 2015 he sang Escamillo CARMEN with Ringsakeroperaen. The operatic season of 2016/17 sees Aleksander singing Dandini LA CENERENTOLA with the Danish National Opera and he will return to the Norwegian Opera. Aleksander Nohr is much in demand as soloist in oratorios and masses. He has also appeared as soloist in Norwegian and Danish festivals, singing songs and Lieder.
While studying at the Opera Academy Aleksander has performed with several orchestras like Concerto Copenhagen, Odense Symphony Orchestra, Copenhagen Phil and the orchestra of the Wermland opera. Among the conductors he has worked with are Andrew Lawrence-King, Alexander Prior, Vello Pähn, Giordano Bellincampi, Lawrence Foster and Michael Boder. He was soloist in Charpentier's Te Deum and Weill's “The Seven Deadly Sins” which were broadcast in the Danish Radio. In the autumn of 2015 he recorded songs by the Danish composer John Frandsen to be released on the dacapo label.
Aleksander collaborates with accordeonist Ida Løvli Hidle and experiments with repertoire spanning from contemporary to folksongs on a regular basis.
Aleksander Nohr is from Kjerringøy in North Norway. He has pursued his studies in classical voice training at the Institute of Music at NTNU in Trondheim, Norway with prof. Kåre Bjørkøy, and at the Royal Danish Academy of Music and The Royal Danish Opera Academy in Copenhagen, Denmark with prof. Kirsten Buhl Møller. Aleksander has participated in several masterclasses with teachers like Bo Skovhus and Anne Lise Berntsen and has also worked with coaches such as Malcolm Martineu, Mikael Eliasen, Fiona MacSherry og Ouri Bronchti.
Aleksander Nohr has received grants from the Royal Danish Music Conservatory, Skibsreder Tom Wilhelmsen Foundation and Bodø municipality.
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