Petter is a pianist, vocalist and songwriter having created 6 solo CD’s which can be bought on popular music net-stores worldwide. His current projects evolve around creating “classical” improvised music in art galleries and museums. Popular music of recent past and improvised music created for, and inspired by the art of painting and sculpture, hence the name “Art Music Moments”.

Video recordings make it possible to share these moments with music lovers and people following Petter’s career. Watch his videos on Youtube; where, under influence of great art, the music is performed on the grand piano – Featured here is Theme 1, 2 and 3, recorded 2008 at Rogaland Art Museum (today Stavanger Art Museum).

From the CD “In The Moment”, Petter’s music will accompany Norwegian painter Kjell Pahr-Iversen’s upcoming Art Gallery tours of Spain and France. The music is available in most music stores on the internet. Can also be streamed on Spotify and Real networks (USA). Check out this music; A combination of classical techniques and emotional, popular sounds. Some of the tracks are dedicated to the Art Exhibitions in Spain and France, covering the works of Kjell Pahr-Iversen.

Kjell Pahr-Iversen has had great success in both national and international scale. His exhibitions have been shown in famous galleries in Paris, Copenhagen, Stockholm and New York. In addition, he has had major retrospective exhibitions in France, Switzerland and Spain.

Pahr-Iversen is often described as a lyrical abstract expressionist, and he is keen to let the shape and color give a maximum expression of energy and joy.


Petter has developed what is called “Art Music Moments”, a concept of bringing arts together – combining paintings and sculptural works with engaging music!



Kjell Pahr-Iversen’s thoughts about Petter Samuelsen’s Art Music Moments

Click the image of the text to view a larger version of his written words (Norwegian).
Visit the artists webpage here.

Photo: Knut S. Vindfallet
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