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#177430 - 06/15/08 11:01 PM Norwegian pronunciation
Sandra in comox Offline
stranger

Registered: 06/15/08
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Hello out there:

Is there someone who can help me with the pronunciation of the Norwegian composer, Trygve Torjussen. I will be playing his glorious tone poem, To The Rising Sun for my upcoming piano recital, and I don't want to mispronounce his name.

Thank you in advance for your help.

Sandra

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#177441 - 06/16/08 06:21 AM Re: Norwegian pronunciation [Re: Sandra in comox]
Faldage Offline
Carpal Tunnel

Registered: 12/01/00
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There may be others more qualified than I to give you advice on this matter, but I'd say that TRIG-vee TORE-you-sen would be close enough.

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#177476 - 06/16/08 12:57 PM Re: Norwegian pronunciation [Re: Faldage]
Sandra in comox Offline
stranger

Registered: 06/15/08
Posts: 2
Hello and thank you so much for your help, now I'll feel really prepared!
Sandra

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#177533 - 06/18/08 02:35 AM Re: Norwegian pronunciation [Re: Sandra in comox]
Zed Offline
Pooh-Bah

Registered: 08/27/02
Posts: 2154
Loc: British Columbia, Canada
Sorry I couldn't help, Norwegian isn't anywhere in my knowledge base but welcome to the board.

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