DJ Mix // David Henckel

Audio-visual artist David Henckel has created a Dj Mix based on classic records from Arne Dørumsgaard’s collection! This mix is part of the NATUR – […]

Pablo de Sarasate

Pablo de Sarasate, in full Pablo Martin Melitón De Sarasate Y Navascuéz, (born March 10, 1844, Pamplona, Spain—died Sept. 20, 1908, Biarritz, France), celebrated Spanish […]

Jacques Offenbach 200 years today!

Today we are celebrating Jacques Offenbach’s 200th birthday. We have selected two rare 78 discs with his sparkling music, to mark the day. Offenbach, Jacques […]

The collection of recorded music and associated items is one of the largest private collections of its kind in the world. The collection currently contains more than 120,000 LP records, 50,000 78 rpm records, 10,000 audio reel tapes, 5,000 video and music cassettes, 5,000 books on music, record catalogues and periodicals, as well as extensive equipment for playing and copying of recordings.



The Norwegian Institute of Recorded Sound is adjacent to the Bjergsted park, a 5-minute walk from the city center. Either along the pier or through idyllic old Stavanger.