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2 weeks ago

Mari Samuelsen

Stuff from 2019 incl practicing, gardening, concerts, bananas, violin makers, newspapers and Christmas concerts preparations! Soon to be more! I am really thankful for all the projects I get to do, people I am working with - most brilliant team at Deutsche Grammophon @polyartsmangement and @columbiaartistmanagement, And TO EVERYONE OF YOU that comes to my concerts, listens to my music and sends wonderful messages-- Happy Thanksgiving! Mx ... See MoreSee Less

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Your music is amazing, apart from God is someone else in your level ??

Det er en fornøyelse å være en lytter til deg Mari❤️

Una delle più grandi musiciste di questo secolo e bellissima donna! Buon ringraziamento a te, Mari ...😍🎉🎼❣️🎻🙂🎶

Happy Thanksgiving Mari ❣️, you are a wonderful person

You are wonderful woman and thx for You very Nice musici with fine violiol, wish you very good luck in your live Mari 😘🎶🎵🎼👍🌻

And why not rock one Time with David Garrett ??

Thanks for the wonderful photos!

Happy Thanksgiving Mari !!!... I wish you my best feelings and regards.... 😘

Mucho éxito en todo. Extraordinaria artista...

2019 looked like a good year

Many blessings Mari

Beautiful pictures 🥰

Parabéns

Diva!!!

Bom dia

✨🙌

Tu viens quand en France?Mari😘😘

From Egypt all the greetings and appreciation to you, Maria 🥰

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3 weeks ago

Mari Samuelsen

LONDON ❤️ ... See MoreSee Less

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I love london!! Have a good time, have a nice coffee and try TG’fridays for a good cocktail and steak with jack Daniels sauce !!😘

Det heter jo at er man lei av London, er man lei av livet😄 Det kan jeg stille meg bak😍 Ha en fin tur

Lykke til i London! Jeg gleder meg til konserten i Furnes kirke 13.12

I'm calling for a Seattle visit.

Genial.

Love it..

Boston please

When in South América, Chile..??

calling

Llévame contigo 🥰🥰🥰💟

We love u!

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Bio

Mari Samuelsen, one of today’s most innovative and imaginative violinist, is enjoying a remarkable rise on the international concert stage through a mixture of artistry and breathtaking musical finesse.

A classically trained violinist, her studies with Arve Tellefsen and later at the Barratt Due Institute of Music in Oslo were followed by a decade with world-renowned professor Zakhar Bron at the Zurich University of the Arts.

Mari regularly performs at the world’s most prestigious concert halls and as soloist with leading orchestras in Europe, Asia and the US. She also closely collaborates with electronic music artists and contemporary composers.

Mari has an exclusive recording contract with Deutsche Grammophon. She plays a G.B. Guadagnini violin (Turin 1773) kindly on loan from the Anders Sveaas’ Charitable Foundation.

Her first single, Max Richter’s “November”, was released in January 2019 coinciding with the ARTE broadcast of her spectacular performance last October at Beijing’s Forbidden City. Her first album on the Yellow Label will come out in early summer 2019.

 

New album – 07.06.19

MARI by Mari Samuelsen explores our longing to feel grounded, to escape into nature, and how that sits with the modern notion of global citizens and the busy, fulfilling lives we wish to lead. “This contrast is something we’ll see more and more of”, says Mari. “The urge to live slow is going to become more important in order to keep yourself, your life and your mind in balance. But when you are conscious of these two, contrasting worlds, one can experience ‘a moment of flow’, where you are able reconcile these opposites, if only fleetingly.”

MARI was conceived over the course of a year and a half, a process that was constantly evolving. Mindful of the power music has to transport people back in time or to certain places, Mari sought out pieces and composers that were evocative of dreams and a childlike innocence, as well as the contrast inherent in our perceptions of modern living and culture. “Things that are beautiful but not tangible” was one criterion; “places and memories that are pure and untouched” another.

…MARI is just one step in the direction that I will continue in for years to come; it’s the beginning of a journey, and I’m constantly exploring new ideas and widening my musical horizon.” – Mari Samuelsen

 

The album contains works by Johann Sebastian Bach, Philip Glass, Max Richter, Peter Gregson, Johann Johannsson, Brian Eno, Pēteris Vasks and others.

Contact

FOR ALL ENQUIRIES & BOOKINGS PLEASE CONTACT

Polyarts (General Management)

Moema Parrott
moema.parrott@harrisonparrott.co.uk

Tabitha McGrath
tabitha.mcgrath@harrisonparrott.co.uk

Mari Samuelsen
contact@marisamuelsen.com

 

NORTH AMERICAN MANAGEMENT

Martin Wittenberg, Artist Manager, Columbia Artists
mwittenberg@columbia-artists.com

 

PRESS / PROMOTION

Akamé, Bisseh
Bisseh.Akame@umusic.com

Rudolph, Lesley
Lesley.Rudolph@umusic.com