Tuesday, August 21, 2007

Sissel to Release 'Northern Lights'; Switches Record Labels

Sissel will release a CD/DVD titled "Northern Lights" on November 6th of a live concert recorded in March 2007 in Røros Church in Norway with guest artist José Carreras. This concert will also be broadcast on PBS TV stations in the USA from Thanksgiving weekend through December. The track listing shows that Sissel's "Northern Lights" album contains three of the same songs as will also appear on the CD/DVD release of her 2006 Christmas concert with the Mormon Tabernacle Choir, which should be released in October and also appear on PBS in December.
Sissel has also switched record labels from Decca, part of the Universal Music Group to Denon (the #1 independent classical label in the USA), part of the Savoy Label Group.
In related news, Sissel will tour select USA cities from January to March 2008 to promote "Northern Lights."

Watch Videos of Sissel:
Sissel PBS Promo video
Sissel PBS Promo video - extended version