News and FAQ

Practical information

Don’t forget to bring your music stand and sheet music for teachers and the pianists! It is not enough that you uploaded copies on the repertoire-form, you need to bring it as well. It is not possible to make copies at the hotel, so you have to bring copies for both the pianist, teacher and yourself.

The swimming pool will be open so don’t forget your bathing suit.

There will be informal evening gatherings where there might be a possibility to perform in front of the others.  The last evening, there will be an in-house concert and a festive dinner (bring formal wear). Departure is after breakfast the day after.

The check in time is at 15.00. We have a luggage room where you can store your luggage until check in time.

There are no rooms for individual rehearsals. Your room will function as a practising room during your stay.

Travel to Voksenåsen:

To get her from Gardermoen, take the airport train www.flytoget.no or regular train  www.nsb.no to the central station, Oslo S. The trip takes about 20 minutes. with the airport train or 25 minutes with the regular train.

It is possible to take a cab straight from the airport to Voksenåsen. The adress is Ullveien 4. Make sure to ask for a fixed airport rate. The price during days is about NOK 850,- plus 200.- during nights (if you choose to go with Oslo Taxi).

Arriving at Rygge airport there are coaches to Oslo centralstation to every Ryan air arrival. The trip takes about an hour. Tickets, information and prices at  http://ryggeekspressen.no/index.php/rygge_eng 

At the central station switch to westbound subway line number 1 towards Frognerseteren, get off at Voksenkollen. The trip takes about 35 minutes. Tickets, timetables and prices at www.ruter.no . Please note that the subway isn’t operating during night time. Make sure to check last departure the day of your arrival.

From there follow the signs towards Voksenåsen up the hill, it’s about a 800 m walk.