Lars-Erik ter Jung recently premiered two works by Norw. Composer Jan Erik Mikalsen, his piano concerto "Just for You" played by pianist Ellen Ugelvik and the Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra, premiered at the Ultima festival in Oslo on September 15, and "The Munchsonata", version for string orchestra (2016) played by Telemark Chamber Orchestra in Sarpsborg Church on September 28.
Lars-Erik ter Jung conducting activities summer and fall of 2017:
July: the first performance of parts of the new opera "Kimen" by Magnar åm with libretto by Oda Radoor, done concertant with four soloists and string ensemble.
August: course in orchestra playing for young string players in TromsØ, Norway, traditionally called "the Kirsten Sand course".
September: world premiere, Jan Erik Mikalsens piano concerto "Just for You", Oslo Philharmonic Orch. / Ellen Ugelvik, Sentralen, Oslo
September: world premiere, Jan Erik Mikalsens "Munchsonaten" for string orchestra, Telemark Chamber Orch., Sarpsborg Church
October: Hedmarken Symphony Orchestra, Mendelssohn Symphony #5, "Reformation", Hamar Church
October: Concert and recording of works by profiled Norwegian composers Mikalsen, Asheim and Åm, Telemark Chamber Orchestra, Kampen Church, Oslo
October: Oppstryk, a course for young string players and amateurs that provides the possibility for playing in orchestra together with teachers and professionals, in Kirkenes, Finnmark - the furthest North-East region of Norway, Co-operation with Russian string players
November: Sunnhordland Chamber Orchestra with piano soloists, celebrating the new grand piano in the concerthall at Leirvik
December: a concertant performance of parts of the new opera "Kimen" by Magnar Åm with libretto by Oda Radoor, Telemark Ch.O. / Fremmerlid, Fangel Mo a.o.