ABOUT

Norwegian composer and recording artist on diatonic and chromatic accordion.

“Bjørgo’s playing should convince even die-hard accordion sceptics of the expressive power which this much-maligned instrument is capable of, when in the right hands.”
(Dagbladet)

“Sweet music for the ears”
(Lira music magazine, about “Huskelappen”)

The accordionist has released “Borderland”, which is a beatiful album.
It offers light, but high-quality entertainment”
(Weltmusik-magazin.de)

Ingunn Bjørgo is a central figure in the folk music and accordion environment in Norway. She gives concerts and workshops, and plays for dancing both in Scandinavia and Europe. Ingunn has recorded several albums:
Bjørgo & Reistad “Huskelappen/The reminder note” – Ingunn Bjørgo Band “Grenseland/Borderland” – AskerLadden “Full OppLadding” – AskerLadden “Tettbygd strøk” – AskerLadden “Nybrott” – Ingunn Bjørgo “Skapdøl med bysko”.

Ingunn contributes on albums by other recording artists, among them Helene Bøksle, Olav Stedje, Jeff Wasserman and Christian Ingebrigtsen (A1). Her recordings and compositions has reached an audience far beyond folk music and old time music, and has been used by among others NRK(Norwegian national broadcasting) and the Norwegian artist Helene Bøksle. All albums available at iTunes, CDON, Amazone, Spotify, Wimp/Tidal etc.
Sheetmusic will soon be available for downloading at www.ingunnbjorgo.no

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Ingunn Bjørgo er en norsk låtskriver og musiker på torader og trekkspill, med en stor produksjon bak seg. Musikken hennes har nådd et publikum langt utenfor folkemusikk- og gammeldansmiljøet, og er blitt brukt av bl.a. NRK og Helene Bøksle. Hun har flere cd-innspillinger med AskerLadden, Ingunn Bjørgo Band og Bjørgo&Reistad. I tillegg er hun en sentral skikkelse i folkemusikk- og trekkspillmiljø i Norge.