The following is a list of notable events and releases of the year 1983 in Norwegian music.
== Events ==
=== March ===
25 – The 10th Vossajazz started in Voss, Norway (March 25 – 27).
=== May ===
18 – 11th Nattjazz started in Bergen, Norway (May 18 – June 1).
=== August ===
21 – The 14th Kalvøyafestivalen started at Kalvøya near by Oslo.
== Albums released ==
=== Unknown date ===
Arild AndersenSheila (SteepleChase Records) with Sheila JordanO
Oslo 13Anti-Therapy (Odin Records)R
Inger Lise RypdalJust For You (A/S Studio B)T
Jahn TeigenCheek To Cheek (Odin Records) with Anita Skorgan
== Deaths ==
May23 – Finn Mortensen, composer, critic and educator (born 1922).October16 – Øivin Fjeldstad, orchestra conductor and violinist who led the Oslo Philharmonic (born 1903).
== Births ==
January20 – Eivind Lønning, jazz trumpeter.February7 – Benedicte Maurseth, traditional folk singer and fiddler.April4 – Henrik Maarud, blues and rock drummer (The Grand).
20 – Gaute Ormåsen, country and pop singer.May25 – Rune Nergaard, jazz upright bassist (Bushman's Revenge).June24 – Gard Nilssen, jazz drummer.
30 – Espen Berg, jazz pianist, arranger, and composer, Trondheim Jazz Orchestra.July1 – Marit Larsen, pop singer and songwriter.
16 – Tuva Syvertsen, singer, Hardanger fiddler and accordionist (Valkyrien Allstars).
22 – Andreas Ulvo, jazz pianist, organist, keyboarder and composer (Eple Trio).September30 – Carmen Elise Espenæs, singer and songwriter (Midnattsol).October14 – Andreas Stensland Løwe, jazz pianist.November3 – Myrna Braza, singer and composer.
10 – Svein Magnus Furu, jazz saxophonist, composer, and music journalist.December24 – Sigrun Tara Øverland, singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and music producer.Unknown dateGuro Skumsnes Moe, jazz upright bass player, composer and singer.
== See also ==
1983 in Norway
Music of Norway
Norway in the Eurovision Song Contest 1983
== References ==