Norwegian Society of Composers - Performer of the Year 2013
Silje Aker Johnsen was awarded Performer of the Year 2013 during the Hardanger Musikkfest 8th of June 2014.
Silje Aker Johnsen has a strong focus on contemporary vocal music, as well as the baroque and classical coloratura repertory. She feels equally at home in extended vocal techniques as in classical singing. Her scenic experience is versatile, ranging from opera roles and concerts, to theatre, performance, improvisation and contemporary dance.