„For me, it is important when I compose songs, not first and foremost to make music, but above all to give expression to the poet‘s innermost intentions. To let the poem reveal itself and to intensify it, that was my task. If this task is tackled, then the music is also successful. Not otherwise, no matter how celestially beautiful it may be.“ (Edvard Grieg)
The soprano Siri Thornhill performed with the Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra, the Konzerthausorchester Berlin and the Freiburg Baroque Orchestra. She feels particularly at home in the field of song and oratorio and has now, accompanied by pianist Reinild Mees, recorded songs by Edvard Grieg.