Stiftelsen Kristian Gerhard Jebsen


The Rescue Vessel “RS 163 Kristian Gerhard Jebsen II” Named in Bergen

Published 4.5.2017

Redningsselskapet, the Norwegian Society for Sea Rescue‘s new rescue vessel, RS 163 Kristian Gerhard Jebsen II, was named in Bergen on 28 April 2017.

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Vitamin deficiency in ADHD patients

photo: Colourbox

A study conducted by researchers at K.G. Jebsen Centre for Research on Neuropsychiatric Disorders reveals that people with ADHD have lower levels of B2, B6 and B9-vitamins. It also shows that ADHD patients are overrepresented in both the group with lowest and those with the highest levels of vitamin D in the body.

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Rosendal Chamber Music Festival 10-13 August 2017

Following the huge success of the first Rosendal Chamber Music Festival, which takes place in an idyllic and remote valley in the Hardanger Fjord in west Norway, Leif Ove Andsnes announces the programme for the festival’s second year with a celebration of the chamber music of Mozart.

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The 15th International Edvard Grieg Piano Competition


The 15th International Edvard Grieg Piano Competition was held in Bergen, Norway, October 11-18, 2014. Stiftelsen Kristian Gerhard Jebsen  was the main sponsor and the exclusive private contributor to the competition in 2016. The total contribution from the foundation was 3.8 MNOK.

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The End of the Beethoven Journey

“After 55 cities, 22 countries, four years and three CDs, there was perhaps only one place for Leif Ove Andsnes’s “Beethoven Journey” with the Mahler Chamber Orchestra to come to an end: with the Emperor Concerto in front of 6,000 people in the Albert Hall …”

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Leif Ove Andsnes Wins BBC Music Magazine’s Recording of the Year 2015

Leif Ove Andsnes recording of Beethoven’s Piano Concertos Nos 2 & 4 with the Mahler Chamber Orchestra wins BBC Music Magazine’s Recording of the Year 2015

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