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CHINA

18 November 2010


Robert is once again playing at a grand gala in Beijing, called "Music: Sounding Out The Future", which will be held in the China National Convention Centre. This is a global event organized by WIPO in cooperation with Chinese organization, NCAC. The concert will also be broadcast on Chinese TV. For more info, visit http://www.wipo.int/meetings/en/2010/beijing_forum/

SOLO CONCERT PREMIERE, "CLOSE UP CLASSICS"

14 November 2010


After many years of huge concert tours, Robert is now performing solo piano pieces by classical masters like Beethoven, Liszt, Chopin, Rachmaninoff and Stenhammar, etc. in a concert with the same name as the new album. November 14th at 16:00 in Ersta Church, Stockholm

CHINA

5 November 2010


On Friday the 5th of November, Robert is playing with several major Chinese artists in modern time in a live TV gala from Guangzhou, Canton. Gong Li, one of China's biggest movie actresses, Zhang Liang Ying, singer who is number one on all the charts right now, and pop star, Sun Nan, are but a few of the names who will take part in this gala.


CLOSE UP CLASSICS

14 October 2010


On the 8th of November, Robert's first solo album will be released. Classical works by Chopin, etc. Naxos will publish it on the CARPE DIEM label.

KRISTIANSAND

1 October 2010


This Saturday, Robert is performing in Kristiansand in Norway. Robert is the guest of honour at the concert, led by vocalist Torstein Södahl. This event will be held at Hangaren at the city's airport.


'''''16 September – STUDIO TIME'''''

First solo album by Robert is being prepared.Classical masters repertoire. More info in the October edition of the Daily Wells.

END OF TOUR!

20 August 2010


This summer's sold-out tour in churches and mansions with Wells and Sofia Källgren, ended last weekend with three concerts at Odensjön in Röstånga in the south of Sweden. The collaboration will be continued in 2011.

LATVIA

5 August 2010


The Latvian city of Ventspils is celebrating 720 years. This is celebrated with a big festival which will be broadcast live on Latvian television across the country'''. '''Headlining this festival is Robert Wells who, along with his Vocalettes and his Rhapsody Lounge Orchestra, will hold a concert on Saturday 7th of August.

EXTRA CONCERT

31 July 2010


Skokloster Church, Sunday 8th of August. Extra concert at 20.00. The first one at 17.00 is sold out.

REVIVAL

23 July 2010


The second part of the summer tour with Sofia Källgren and Wells is starting. Gränna Church is up next on the tour plan, on Saturday 24th of July. The tour runs until the 14th of August, with the final concert in Röstånga.

DALHALLA

9 July 2010


Last year in Dalhalla. These are the 56th - 59th concerts(!) in the Rättvik pit. More than 210,000 people have seen the Rhapsody In Rock only in Dalhalla over the years. Between the 16th and 20th of July, Robert and the ensemble will be doing the final four gigs in Dalhalla with Back On Track. New locations are already being discussed for the coming seasons.

WINNERS

5 July 2010


Congratulations to the Daily Wells newletter winners. Each and every one of you will receive a signed "Back On Track" single, this year's theme song for the Rhapsody concerts.Birgit Lehikoinen, HagforsHeléne Strid, LidingöLars Erlandsson, VisbyTommy Sternulf, KarlskronaBirgitta Högman, KnivstaUlf Garding, Upplands VäsbyAnnelie Sandgren, AlvestaAnita Salonen, Pargas FIHenrik Andersson, TorestorpAnne Ferm, Göteborg.

TV 4 LOTTA PÅ LISEBERG

27 June 2010


Monday 28th of June, Robert will visit Lotta på Liseberg in Gothenburg.


'''''12 June, 2010 – SJ EXPRESS'''''

SJ will be hosting the Rhapsody Express to Dalhalla. Visit SJ Event to order train and concert tickets.

HALL OF FAME

4 June 2010


Robert Wells is now posted in the Hall of Fame at the airport. Meet Wells and Vocalettes in Arlanda's main tent on Skeppsbron in Stockholm, Sunday 6th of June at 14:00.

CONGRATULATIONS!

1 June 2010


One of our summer guests has been awarded with the Anita O'Day scholarship. "Versatility, musicality and irresistible sense personifies LaGaylia Frazier's vocals. Among various styles of music, she also performs classic jazz melodies in a highly personal and compelling fashion."

The Board of the Jazz Museum Foundation has decided that the 2010 Anita O'Day Scholarship goes to LaGaylia Frazier. Congratulations from us all at Wells Music.

ESC 2010

16 May 2010


Robert participates in the Belarusian entry in the Eurovision Song Contest in Oslo, Norway. Along with the vocal group 3+2, Wells accompanies the song, Butterflies. Semi finals #1 on the 25th of May.