Norway's proudest musical export is pianist Leif Ove Andsnes. Whether in music of his compatriot Grieg or in the late Schubert sonatas, his playing is marked by gorgeous tone, rhythmic integrity and textual clarity.
Renowned dancer Wendy Whelan of the New York City Ballet is teaming up with four top male choreographers to present a suite of four contemporary duets, each possessing its own sense of style and artistry.
Omar Sosa is one of the most versatile jazz artists on the scene today: composer, arranger, producer, pianist, percussionist and bandleader. He fuses a wide range of world music and electronic elements with his native Afro-Cuban roots to create a fresh and original urban sound - all with a Latin jazz heart.