Leif Ove Andsnes

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Birthday
7, 1970
Birthplace
Norway
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
7, 1970 (age 49)
Birthplace
Norway

About

Performed around the world to great acclaim, serving as the 2012 Ojai Music Festival's Music Director.

Before Fame

He debuted in the United States in 1990 with the Cleveland Orchestra under conductor Neeme Järvi.

Trivia

He was one of the founders of the Risør Festival of Chamber Music in 1991 and was Artistic Director until 2010.

Family Life

He and his partner, Norwegian horn player Ragnild Lothe, had a daughter, Sigrid, on June 12, 2010.

Associated With

He was an advocate of the works of composer Edvard Grieg.