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Performed at award ceremony

Tom Roger Aadland had the honour of performing two songs when The Royal Norwegian Ministry of Culture and The Language Council of Norway awarded Vinje kommune the prize as the New Norwegian Municipality of the Year 2018. Actress Lise Fjeldstad also performed, premiering a text written by Norwegian author Jon Fosse.