Njål Sparbo has established himself as one of Norway’s most active and versatile singers.
Sparbo has had more than 130 Lieder recitals together with Norway's leading pianists. His recordings of "Grieg & Schubert: Songs", and Schubert’s "Winterreise", have been highly praised. He is currently working on a CD-anthology of Norwegian songs, and first volume has been released: Norge, mitt Norge!
Njål Sparbo is a merited oratorio singer with more than 50 major oratorioes on his repertoire, and he has sung leading parts in numerous opera productions.
He is an advocate of contemporary music and has sung numerous world premiere performances, including 10 contemporary opera productions.
His solo engagements include all the major Norwegian choirs and orchestras, The Norwegian National Opera, and venues all over Europe, including Russia, USA and Japan.
He performs regularly at festivals and on television/radio, and has appeared as soloist on 30 CD recordings.