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Ragnar Sigurd Ulfung Edit Profile

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Ragnar Sigurd Ulfung, Norwegian, Swedish tenor. Decorated Commander Order St. Olav Iklasse (Norway); named Swedish Royal Court singer by King Carl Gustaf XVI of Sweden, awarded Litteris et Artibus, 1981.

Background

Ulfung, Ragnar Sigurd was born on February 28, 1927 in Oslo. Son of Erling Thorbjorn and Sigrid Fredrike (Olsen) Myrvang.

Education

Student, Music Conservatory, Oslo. Studied singing, Milan, Italy, 1954.

Career

Member Den Nationale Scene, Bergen, Norway, Stora Teatern, Goteborg, Sweden, Royal Opera House, Stockholm, since 1958, now leading tenor. Artistic director Stora Teatern, Goteborg, 1977-1978.

Connections

Married Bjorg Flognfeldt, July 12, 1951. 4 children.

father:
Erling Thorbjorn Myrvang

mother:
Sigrid Fredrike (Olsen) Myrvang

spouse:
Bjorg Flognfeldt