<p align="LEFT" dir="LTR">Svalbard is incredibly far north. Svalbard is the essence of the Arctic. Svalbard is the place to visit for extreme and magical experiences.<br>
This week Oganes Girunyan debuts as Concertmaster of the Arctic Philharmonic in Bodø with the concert Thread! This is his first official task in his new and important leadership role.
A lot changes when you suddenly get status of Norway’s biggest opera talent.
Internationally renowned virtuoso violinist Henning Kraggerud has been Artistic Director of the Arctic Philharmonic Chamber Orchestra since 2012. His contract was recently extended for another three years and both parties are thrilled.