Meet the Team
The Queen Sonja Singing Competition is organised as a non-profit foundation. The Board of Directors is the competition’s highest governing body. The Council is a consultative body for the Board.
The Norwegian Ministry of Culture is the competition’s main contributor. The foundation also receives support from the City Council of Oslo, private funds and other donors.
Board of Directors
Bernt Bauge – Chair
Marie Louise Sunde
Frederik Zimmer, The Lindeman Foundation
Joachim Kwetzinsky, National Federation of Norwegian Musical Artists
Arild Erikstad, Norwegian Broadcasting Corporation
Anna Einarsson, Oslo National Academy of the Arts
Geir Bergkastet, The Norwegian National Opera & Ballet
Ingrid Røynesdal, Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra
Astrid Kvalbein, Norwegian Academy of Music
Hurd Økonomi & Regnskap AS
Queen Sonja Singing Competition