Torstein Flakne plays with Ole Edvard Antonsen
Torstein Flakne plays with Ole Edvard Antonsen Wed. Aug 9th at Terningen Arena , Elverum
History lesson 2
In 1991, Norwegian star trumpeteer Ole Edvard Antonsen together with producer Bjørn Nessjø asked to record Torstein's song '5000 Miles' for Ole Edvard's album 'Tour de Force'. Torstein joined in and sang on the chorus.
When Ole Edvard Antonsen was asked to play at the Noble Peace Prize Concert in 1994 he chose to play '5000 Miles'.
The album 'Tour de Force'has sold over 150000 copies in Norway, and still counting.
'5000 Miles' was later also recorded by Norwegian singer Morten Harket (from a-ha), titled 'Spanish Steps'.
On Wednesday Aug 9., Ole Edvard Antonsen celebrates his music spanning over three decades with a One Night Special Concert in Elverum, Norway together with his own band and guest stars Frode Alnæs and Torstein Flakne.