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Björn·son

 (byûrn′sən), Björnstjerne Martinus 1832-1910.
Norwegian writer who sought to revive the literary language and character of Norway. His works include the novel The Fisher Girl (1868) and the epic cycle Arnljot Gelline (1870). He won the 1903 Nobel Prize for literature.
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Bjørnson

(ˈbjɜːnsən; Norwegian ˈbjørnsən)
n
(Biography) Bjørnstjerne (ˈbjɜːnstjɛənə; Norwegian ˈbjørnstjernə). 1832–1910, Norwegian poet, dramatist, novelist, theatre director, and newspaper editor; mainly remembered for social dramas, such as The Bankrupt (1875): Nobel prize for literature 1903
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Björn•son

(ˈbyɜrn sən; Norw. ˈbyœrn sʊn)

n. Björnstjerne,
1832–1910, Norwegian poet, novelist, and playwright: Nobel prize 1903.
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It belongs to all the books of the great Norwegian Bjorstjerne Bjornson, whose 'Arne,' and whose 'Happy Boy,' and whose 'Fisher Maiden' I read in this same fortunate sickness.
In Bjornson there is nothing of Ibsen's scornful despair, nothing of his anarchistic contempt, but his art is full of the warmth and color of a poetic soul, with no touch of the icy cynicism which freezes you in the other.
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Rehearsals for the local staging is now in full swing, consisting of 130 cast, crew and orchestra members, with more than 230 costumes designed by the late international designer Maria Bjornson.
With 130 cast, crew and orchestra members, jaw-dropping scenery, breathtaking special effects and more than 230 costumes by the late international designer late Maria Bjornson, The Phantom of the Opera contains some of Andrew Lloyd Webber's most famous and stirring music, including 'The Phantom of the Opera,' 'Think of Me,' and 'Music of the Night.' The original cast recording, with over 40 million copies sold worldwide, is the best-selling cast recording of all time.
Seen by 145 million people worldwide, with 130 cast and crew members, 230 costumes (originally designed by Maria Bjornson), and over 40 million copies of Webber's music soundtrack sold, it looks to keep on going, perhaps, forever.
Peter Bjornson says, "Our public summer fund raisers have become a fixture of the calendar for their entertaining and positive contributions, for attendees and society in general."
Credit Webber for the music, Mackintosh for directing and the late Maria Bjornson for costume design (coordinated by Christine Rowland).
The report quotes Emil Bjornson, an Associate Professor at Linkoping University in Swedensaying,"Just as computer processors become vastly more efficient over time, the analog and digital circuits that are used in base stations become more efficient.
With 130 cast, crew and orchestra members, jaw-dropping scenery, breathtaking special effects and more than 230 costumes by the late international designer late Maria Bjornson, 'Phantom' some of Lloyd Webber's most famous song, such as 'Phantom of the Opera,' 'Think of Me,' and 'Music of the Night.