KIM WIGAARD / Artist / Song Teacher / Model / Conductor
Foto: Cato Ingebrigtsen
Kim Wigaard is a very flexible artist in Norway's music industry. He has worked for many years in showbiz nationally and internationally, and has participated in musical, revue, opera and cabaret. He has sung at the Norwegian Opera and Ballet, Off-Broadway in New York and has been a soloist for a sold-out Oslo Concert Hall.
After a broad education from the Norwegian Academy of Music, the Oslo Academy of the Arts and the Manhattan School of Music in New York, Kim has a good foundation for all the experience he has gained in the industry. Kim is up to date with new music, and regularly performs at cooperative events, weddings and festivals.
Kim is a semi-finalist in Idol, and he has participated in "The Voice", "Beat for Beat" and "4-star dinner", as well as a judge in the TV NORWAY initiative "All Together Now". He participated in the Eastland semi-finals in the Melodi Grand Prix 2020 at NRK with the duet «Fool for Love» with Maria Mohn. In addition, Kim is the vocal coach for several of Norway's greatest artists, directs several choirs, and has long experience in the modeling and advertising industry.
Kim er semifinalist i Idol, og han har deltatt i «The Voice», «Beat for Beat» og «4-stjernes middag», samt vært dommer i TV NORGE- satsingen «All Together Now». Han deltok i Østlandets delfinale i Melodi Grand Prix 2020 på NRK med duetten «Fool for Love» med Maria Mohn. I tillegg er Kim vocal coach for flere av Norges største artister, dirigerer flere sangkor, og har lang erfaring fra modell- og reklamebransjen.
THE MAGIC OF MUSIC
In October 2023, Kim will publish his book "The magic of music - about the dementia choir, joy of life and the power of song". Here he generously shares from his own life with music, about how taking singing lessons and learning to play the piano became the path to music education, a budding music career and a life filled with music - something that has always been his big dream.