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Mon, 2013-01-28 18:47
A couple of years ago I said to the "cultural administration" of my home town that "I´m out of here". Despite 6-7 years with lots of festivals and concerts that I had put together and performed in. Right before Christmas last December the newly opened "Litteratur House" in Fredrikstad asked if I would like to return to my hometown, which I truly love, and perform and work with the new cultural mafia in town. Didn´t take me long to understand that these new guys in town had a different aspect in life, regarding culture. So I said yes in less then 5 seconds. The result was 4 concerts packed with hundreds of people. "Litteraturhuset", I take my hat off for you! Friends abroad - "Litteraturhuset" in Fredrikstad is a MUST when you come to Norway. It has everything, top notch restaurants, fantastic litteratur events, great concerts, creative institutions, a vibe with a flavour of New York. Love it! Bravo! And oh yes, if Mozart would be alive and kick´n today...he´d DEFINETLY drive a Porsche!
Wed, 2013-01-09 14:34
Thank you Metier for sponsoring me. For makeing my career blossom. I am proud to be a Metier Artist in Residence!
Mon, 2013-01-07 15:39

There is an Aksel that you may not see too often. But he´s there, behind the scenes. Maybe a bit more quiet. Maybe even a bit melancolic. Maybe with a cleaver face. Sad face. But it´s still him. It´s still me. 

Mon, 2013-01-07 15:29
Photos: Gisle Daus Right before Chritmas I had a children´s concert for Steinway Piano Gallery in Oslo! Was so much fun for the children, and especially the biggest child of them all - ME!
Tue, 2012-12-18 17:05
From all of me to all of you, The Donald Duck Orgasm. Donald Duck (after reading "PlayDuck") giving it to Dolly Duck on Christmas Evening. Warning: Donald Duck will never be the same after this. Notification: Photo (live from Universitetets Aula, January 2012) illustrates....uhm, the end of the sound track attached. Merry Christmas!              Click: The Donald Duck Orgasm
Mon, 2012-12-10 15:31
Model: Vilde Nekså. Location: BMW Bilia Stenshagen (my dressing room) Idea and in moods: Who do you think??
Wed, 2012-11-28 15:27
Sat, 2012-11-10 12:41
Photos: Astrid Storkås
Sun, 2012-11-04 17:01
Read about my concert at the Munch Museum two days ago here Painting by the supreme artist painter Yvonne Jeanette Karlsen
Mon, 2012-10-29 06:38
Photos: Astrid Storkås. Barry Robinson, world wide legendary boxing coach. Aksel Kolstad aka Mr. Crazypants aka The white Floyd Mayweather, throwing punches from the hip of Prokofiev. I had a fantastic workout yesterday with Barry - a boxing coach who teaches boxing from the mind which makes you automatically swing from the hip. Barry has trained some of the best fighters in the world. I am honored that he sometimes got time to swing it with me. This is music for my body. This i Prokofiev at war. Beethoven fighting French police. Mussorgsky as commander and chief. Sæverud flipping his finger to the nazi´s. The young photograther Astrid Storkås is doing a photodocumentary of me this week. Following my everyday life. And as you can see, you might want to remeber her name for the future. Check out the video from the boxing training!  

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