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5 things to do in week 27…Oslo edition

5 things to do in week 27…Oslo edition

4.-6.07.2016

Konserthuset

What?
In the midst of one of Oslos most central squares, a pop up concert hall is put up to encourage conversations about contemporary classical music. Two renowned pianists (Ellen Ugelvik and Mark Knoop) will systematically play trough the modernist canon of the piano accompanied by exciting scenography, live video analysis and spectacular light programming. Iannis Xenakis, John Cage and Bach – Perfectly matched with warm summer days, no?
Read more about the festival and about the project: www.motoffentlighet.no

Where?
Universitetsplassen, Karl Johans Gate 47
How much?
FREE!

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05.07.2016

Sun Ra Arkestra

What?
The afro-futuristic jazz orchestra Sun Ra Arkestra is celebrating their 60th anniversary at BLÅ. With their mix of free improvisation, avant-garde jazz and larger band arrangements, Sun Ra Arkestra’s intergalactic chaos, under the leadership of 90 year old sax player  Marshall Allen, is a tribute to its deceased spiritual leader and a treat for the common music enthusiast.

Where?
BLÅ, Brenneriveien 9
How much?
300NOK

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06.07.2016

Motvind

What?
Motvind is a politically conscious response to music festivals being sponsored by large companies endorsing fossil fuels, the weapon industry and child labour. The festival seeks to promote Norwegian jazz, improv and contemporary musicians. Their statement? “You don’t have to transcend your political values to enjoy culture!”
The festival lasts for two days and can proudly list acts such as Maja Ratkje, Adrian Myhr and Kasper Værnes/Andreas Wildhagen. Exciting project!


Where?
MIR, Toftes gate 69
How much?
150NOK

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08.07.2016

Into the Valley

What?
Into the Valley is a swedish festival shedding light on some of the most exciting names of the electronic music scene. With a few months left until the actual event, they are doing a small episode tour and taking over Jaeger with a selection of artists. Bella Sarris, Dana Ruh and our very own g-HA & Olanskii are playing this night.

Where?

Jaeger Oslo, Grensen 9
How much?

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09.07.2016

Det Gode Selskab

What?
Day clubbing at its best! For the fifth year in a row Det Gode Selskab invites the population of Oslo to hang out at Rockefellers roof top terrace surrounded by green plants, butterflies, live art displays and lots of food and drinks.We Are Worms makes sure you get the right visuals for the evening, and  Soukie & WindishArgenis Brito and Kamil Benon is responsible for immaculate music. Summer is on!

Where?
Rockefeller Music Hall, Torggata 16
How much?
150NOK

Check it out!

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