APRIL 2020

20th-24th April 2019
KA DÅ FOR @ Den Kulturelle Skolesekken, Stavanger kommune

27th-30th April 2019
KA DÅ FOR @ Den Kulturelle Skolesekken, Sandnes kommune

MAY 2020

3rd May 2020
KA DÅ FOR @ Den Kulturelle Skolesekken, Sandnes kommune

NOVEMBER 2019

18th-29th November 2019
Den reisende celloen, Den kulturelle skolesekken Stavanger

AUGUST 2019

31st August 2019
Cello solo, Wedding, Victoria hotel Stavanger

29th July-4th August 2019
Sommermusikk på Bolærne

JULY 2019

29th July-4th August 2019
Sommermusikk på Bolærne

27th July 2019
Cello & Guitar, Wedding, Årdal gamle kyrkje – Church in Årdal, Ryfylke

JUNE 2019

29th June 2019
Cello solo, Wedding, Revheim church, Hafrsfjord

2nd June 2019 19.00
Cello Concert @ Bryne kyrkje


MAY 2019

30th-31st May 2019
Recording session Mandelid Orchestra

29th May 2019 late evening
Mandelid Orchestra @ Tou Scene

26th May 2019 14.30
Concert with Stavanger Juniororkester.
@Kongeparken, Barnas Festival

23rd-25th of May Only Connect 2019: Tectonics
In its eighth edition Only Connect visits Stavanger for the first time. The festival runs over three days, May 23-25, at three different concert venues: RIMI/IMIR, Stavanger Concert Hall and Tou Scene. It will be a packed program with dystopian organ music, orchestral works in the dark, noise harmonies, improv, playful electronics and brass bands. Only Connect 2019 is a collaboration with the Tectonics festival, curated by nyMusikk’s Artistic Director Bjørnar Habbestad and conductor Ilan Volkov

APRIL 2019

18th April
Private event, Sandefjord

MARCH 2019

Sunday 31st March 1-6 pm.
Weddingshower, Olav will present the cello and his music for potential weddings.
@Clarion Hotel Air, Sola

Sunday 17th March 2019 14.00@ Sølvberget, Stavanger
Den reisende celloen

Saturday 16th March 2019 noon in Stavanger city
Olav performs @ KRAFTTAK MOT KREFT: GATEFESTIVAL I FARGEGATA

FEBRUARY 2019

8th, 9th & 10th February 2019
Operagalla @ Stavanger konserthus Fartein Valen & Sandnes kulturhus Store sal

JANUARY 2019

21st-31st January 2019
Den reisende celloen 12 different children schools in Stavanger.
Den Kulturelle Skolesekken Stavanger

DECEMBER 2018

15th December 2018
Kitchen Orchestra Christmas Concert
@ Folken, Stavanger

9th December 2018
Sangernes Julekonsert (UiS)
J. Brahms: Geistliches Wiegenlied op. 91
@ Skur 2 Skansekaien

1st & 2nd December 2018
Christmas concerts with Marit Kristine Risnes, Goedele Taveirne & Olav Stener Olsen
Egersund kirke (1st December evening)
Sola ruinkirke (2nd December evening)

NOVEMBER 2018

30th November 2018
Private event. Duo violin & cello. Stavanger

25th November 2018
Kitchen Orchestra plays with Per Zanussi
«Natural Patterns – Music Making With an Ensemble of Improvisers»

OCTOBER 2018

30th October early morning
Solo cello @ MindUp breakfast meeting, Oransjeriet Stavanger

28th October 2018 19:00 @ Tou Scene
Kitchen Orchestra & Marilyn Crispell
Read more about the concert HER

12th & 13th October 2018
private event, duo Taveirne/Olsen, Stavanger

6th October 2018
Mandelid Orchestra @ Martinique, Stavanger

5th October 2018
Mandelid Orchestra @ Dyvekes vinkjeller, Bergen

4th October 2018
Mandelid Orchestra @ Osasalen, Ole Bull Akademiet, Voss

SEPTEMBER 2018

22nd September 2018
Kapittel 2018 – Stavanger Litteraturfestival
14:30 @ Fuglesalen Muségata 16, 4010 Stavanger
«Litteratur til lunsj: Lesingar ved Geert Mak og Sumaja Jirde Ali, og musikalsk akkompangement, solo cello Olav Stener Olsen, levert av Stavanger kammermusikkfestival.»

21st September 2018
Kapittel 2018 – Stavanger Litteraturfestival
13:30 @ Fuglesalen Muségata 16, 4010 Stavanger
«Litteratur til lunsj: Lesingar ved Tharaniga Rajah og Oda Malmin, og musikalsk akkompangement, solo cello Olav Stener Olsen, levert av Stavanger kammermusikkfestival.»

20th September 2018
Kapittel 2018 – Stavanger Litteraturfestival
13:30 @ Fuglesalen Muségata 16, 4010 Stavanger
«Litteratur til lunsj: Lesingar ved Lars Petter Sveen og Tor Åge Bringsværd, og musikalsk akkompangement, solo cello Olav Stener Olsen, levert av Stavanger kammermusikkfestival.»

11th-21st September 2018
Den kulturelle skolesekken Stavanger
«Vannstand» by Maja Solveig Kjelstrup Ratkje @ Stavanger Konserthus

9th September 2018
Kitchen Orchestra & Eve Risser @ Stavanger Konserthus

AUGUST 2018

25th August 2018 cello & piano @ Julebygda Kapell, Sandnes

11th August 2018
13:00 & 15:00 Performance «Ka då for?» @ Sandnes Kulturhus, Liten sal

Buy tickets HERE

10th August 2018
11:00 & 13:00 Performance «Ka då for?» @ Sandnes Kulturhus, Liten sal. School performances

1st-5th August 2018
Sommermusikk på Bolærne
Teaching at summer music school for children

JULY 2018

28th July 2018 12:00 & 12:30 in Stavanger City
«Ka då for?» @ Tall Ships Race, Scene 2, Stavanger

28th July 2018 17:30 @ Statsraad Lehmkuhl
«Kammermusikkfestivalen presenterer: Cellist Olav Stener Olsen – et variert program med klassiske perler og fengende rytmer for solo cello.»

18th July 2018
Duo Taveirne/Olsen @Gladmat Stavanger

14th July 2018
String Quartet @Wedding Tønsberg / Nøtterøy

JUNE 2018

28th June 2018 12.00
Performance «Ka då for?» @Sandnes Kulturhus

17th June 2018 14.00
«Den reisende celloen» @ Sola Strand Hotell

14th June 2018 18.00
Solo cello @ Kunsthall Stavanger

14th June 2018 10.15
Solo cello @ Stavanger Konserthus
Opening Tall Ships Race

3rd June 2018 19:00 @ Mariakapellet Tønsberg
Zazjigalka, Venner av russisk kultur, Tønsberg
«Fra Glinka til de fem – en nasjonalromantisk reise med cello og klaver» med Duo Taveirne/Olsen
Concert recorded P2 Radio «Spillerom»

MAY 2018

31st May 2018 18:00 @ Schafteløkken, Oslo
Norsk – Russisk Kultursenter / Norsk – Russisk Kulturforum
«Fra Glinka til de fem – en nasjonalromantisk reise med cello og klaver» med Duo Taveirne/Olsen

27th May 2018
«Den reisende celloen» @ Roaldsøy skole
Stavanger Juniororkester seminar

APRIL 2018

23rd April 2018 21:00
Mandelid Orchestra
@Herr Nilsen, Oslo

14th April 2018
nyMusikk Stavanger Spring Concert @ RIMI/IMIR SCENEKUNST (RISK)
Read more HERE

MARCH 2018

5th-16th March 2018
Den kulturelle skolesekken Stavanger
Den reisende celloen

FEBRUARY 2018

26th February 2018
Operagalla Sandnes Kulturhus
First & second act of La Bohème, Puccini
Second act of Die Fledermaus, Johann Strauss
Buy tickets HERE

23rd & 25th February 2018
Operagalla Stavanger Konserthus
First & second act of La Bohème, Puccini
Second act of Die Fledermaus, Johann Strauss
Buy tickets HERE

2nd February 2018 9:30, 10:45, 12:15 & 18:00
Vågensalen, Sandnes
«Sammen og alene» – music by Erik Waldeier, text by Hanne Meyer
Sandnes Symfoniorkester, conductor Morten Wensberg

JANUARY 2018

14th January 2018 18:00 @ St. Petri Stavanger
Choir Concert with Crescendo

DECEMBER 2017

24th December @ Andebu pleiehjem
Christmas Concert

16th December 2017 noon @ Stavanger Kulturskole
Cello Concert

14th December 1017 20:00 @ Hetlandskirken
Choir Concert with Crescendo

10th December 2017 14:00 @ Skur 2
UiS Sangernes Julekonsert

3rd December 2017 18:00 @ Madlamark kirke

Silent night

3rd December 2017 15:00 @ Sandnes kirke
Silent night

2nd December 2017 18:00 @ Sola Ruinkirke
Silent Night

NOVEMBER 2017

10th November 2017 19:30 @ Kulturkirken Jakob, Oslo
Kitchen Orchestra with Anthony Pateras
Se annonse på Kulturkirken Jakobs hjemmeside her.

9th November 2017 20:00 @ Hetlandskirken, Stavanger
Kitchen Orchestra with Anthony Pateras

OCTOBER 2017

21st-22nd October 2017
Workshop with Kitchen Orchestra and composers from nyMusikks Komponistgruppe
This is a part of Norsk Komponistforenings 100-årsjubileum.
Read more here
Final concert 22nd October noon @ Bjergsted, Stavanger

SEPTEMBER 2017

25th-29th September & 2nd-6th October 2017
Den kulturelle skolesekken Stavanger
«Vannstand»
@ Stavanger Konserthus

30th September-1st October 2017
Workshop with Kitchen Orchestra and composers from nyMusikks Komponistgruppe
This is a part of Norsk Komponistforenings 100-årsjubileum.
Read more here
@ Bjergsted, Stavanger

AUGUST 2017

24th August @Tou Scene
Storhaugfestivalen with Rune Mandelid

17th August evening Duo-gig, Stavanger Matmagasin/Hermetikken

12th August 12:30
Wedding-gig @ Sandnes Kirke

2nd-6th August 2017
Sommermusikkskole på Østre Bolærne
See information and application here.

MAY 2017

28th & 29th May 2017
Workshop with Kitchen Orchestra and composers from nyMusikks Komponistgruppe
This is a part of Norsk Komponistforenings 100-årsjubileum.
Read more here
@ Bjergsted, Stavanger

5th & 6th May 2017
Big Bang – Festival for Children
Kitchen Orchestra perform in Music Room
@ Stavanger Konserthus, Fartein Valen
Olav assists as project manager

APRIL 2017

25th & 26th April 2017
Bremsnesmysteriet by Ørnulf Michelsen
Performed by Kulturskolens orchestra and teachers

Read more about the Production here.
Several performances @ Festiviteten, Kristiansund

22nd April 2017
Kristiansund Opera – Open Day
Perform with String Quartet from
Kristiansund Sinfonietta
@ Festiviteten, Kristiansund

22nd April 2PM
Perform with String Quartet from
Kristiansund Sinfonietta
@ Kirkelandet kirke, Kristiansund

27th& 28th April, 11th & 12th May 2017
«Den forsvunne matpakka»
Children Concerts with String Quartet from
Kristiansund Sinfonietta
@ Children Schools in Kristiansund

1st April 3 PM
Young Talent Concert
Kristiansund Symfoniorkester
@ Krikelandet kirke, Kristiansund

MARCH 2017

12th March 3 PM
Kristiansund Sinfonietta
@ Knudtzonlunden, Kristiansund

FEBRUARY 2017

11th February 12 noon
Operakafe with String Quartet
@ Nordmørskafeen, Vågekaia, Kristiansund

6th February 7PM
Unge talenter – Olavs celloclass perform at a concert on Operafestukene in Kristiansund.
@ Festiviteten, Kristiansund

February 2017
2nd (18:00), 4th (17:30), 8th (19:00), 10th (19:00), 15th (19:00) & 17th (18:00)

Bizet: Les pêcheurs de perles
Operaen i Kristiansund
@Festiviteten, Kristiansund

February 2017
3rd (19:00), 7th (19:00), 9th (19:00), 11th (17:00), 14th (19:00), 16th (19:00) & 18th (17:00)
Puccini: La Bohème
Operaen i Kristiansund
@Festiviteten, Kristiansund

JANUARY 2017

1st January 2017
Moved to Kristiansund for new job as a cellist in the Sinfonietta and Symfoniorkester,
besides teaching in the Kristiansund Kulturskole.

DECEMBER 2016

21st December 2016 5 PM
Song Circus
@ Stavanger Domkirke

20th December 2016 7PM
Choir Concert Crescendo
@ Frue kirke – Hetlandskirken

16th December 2016
Kitchen Orchestra Julekonsert
@Maskinhallen Tou Scene, Stavanger

11th December 2016
Sandnes Symfoniorkester. Handel: Messias @Gand kirke

11th December 2016
Sangernes julekonsert, UiS IMD
Songs for Sopran, piano & cello
@Skur 2, Stavanger

NOVEMBER 2016

6th November
Duo organ & cello @Tjensvoll church

4th November 2016 8PM
Poetical Concert
Together with Janne Gravdal Tjåland
@St. Petri, kjeller, Stavanger

OCTOBER 2016

23rd October 2016 7PM
«Symfonikonsert» Sandnes Symfoniorkester
Dirigent: Morten Wensberg, Solist: Johan Dalene, fiolin
Program: Groven: Hjalarljod, Tsjaikovsky: Fiolinkonsert, Svendsen Symfoni nr. 2
@Sandnes kirke

19th-24th October 2016
Den kulturelle skolesekken Stavanger
«Vannstand»
«Komposisjonen Vannstand av Maja Solveig Kjelstrup Ratkje, innspilt av Unge talenter Bjergsted, presenteres som en lydinstallasjon. Olav Stener Olsen er kurator for lydinstallasjonen»
@Stavanger Konserthus

9th October 2016
Hilmar Jensson & Kitchen Orchestra
@Maskinhallen Tou Scene, Stavanger

SEPTEMBER 2016

18th September 2016
Recording Session
String Quartet by Marius Munthe-Kaas, for BBC Radio
@UiS IMD LKS

14th September 2016 11:00 AM
Premiere “Lyden av Vann”

Read more here
@Torget, Stavanger (Obstfelder 150 år)

AUGUST 2016

5th-9th August 2016
Teacher Sommermusikkskolen i Vestfold
@Årholt-tune Gjestegård, Stokke

MAY 2016

8th May 2016
Obstfelderjubileum
Kitchen Orchestra with Geir Lysne and Christian Eriksen
@Rogaland Teater/Maijazz

28th May 2016
Kitchen Orchestra
@Bigbangfestivalen, Stavanger Konserthus
Watch video from rehearsal here

APRIL 2016

26th-27th April 2016
1B1
«Mozart Requiem «med ungdom – for ungdom»
Together with choirs from Skeisvang videregående, Kongsgård videregående & Vågen videregående
@Stavanger Konserthus, Zetlitz & Fartein Valen

FEBRUARY 2016

Sunday 28th February 2016
«Romantisk symfoni i Sandnes kirke»
Sandnes Symfoniorkester
Bruckner: Symphony No 4. Dirigent: Morten Wensberg
@Sandnes kirke

Sunday 14th February 2016
«My funny Valentines Day»
With 1B1, Bjergsted Jazz Ensemble, Alicia Hall Moran, vokal
@Zetlitz, Stavanger Konserthus

Wednesday 10th February 2016
Chess Norway
Press Conference
@Stavanger Konserthus

JANUARY 2016

Sunday 17th January 2016
Duo Taveirne / Olsen
Music by Morton Feldman, Britten, Kodaly, Weill
@De Singer, Rijkevorsel (BE)

SEPTEMBER 2015

Sunday 13th September 2015
Lotte Anker & Kitchen Orchestra: ‘Transcending Jukebox’
@Tou Scene, Stavanger
Read review
Listen to a few excerpts from the performance, here.

AUGUST 2015

6th-9th August 2015
Teacher and head of the Chamber Music Academy,
Sommermusikkskolen i Vestfold
@Årholt-tunet Gjestegård, Stokke

JUNE 2015

23rd-28th June 2015
Teachers Conference @Valdres sommersymfoni

Saturday 20th June 2015
Lesson with Rohan de Saram
Music by Morton Feldman
@London

Thursday 11th June 2015
Concert with Crescendo Choir
@Spor 5, Stavanger

Monday 1st June 2015
Postgraduate Diploma in Music Performance (PDM)
Final Concert:
@St. Petri Church, Stavanger
Program:
Britten: Cello Sonata in C (toghether with Goedele Taveirne, piano)
Berio: Les mots sont alles…
Gubaidulina: In Croce (together with Lena Wegemo, organ)
Schnittke: Cello Sonata (together with Hans Petter Tangen, piano)

APRIL 2015

Saturday 9th April 2015
nyMusikk Stavanger Vårkonsert
Music by Morton Feldman
@Tou Scene, Stavanger

JANUARY 2015

Sunday 18th January 2015
A poetical concert with Duo Taveirne-Olsen and Trio Innocence
@Theater Het Klooster, Nuenen (NL)

JULY 2014

Wednesday 23rd July 2014
Zomeravondconcert met Duo Taveirne/Olsen
@Dorpskerk Oostkapelle (NL)