Memnon Sound Portraits of Ibsen Characters

Ruth Wilhelmine Meyer – vocal
Helge Lien – piano (C. Bechstein Grand, C-234)

Recorded at Pettersens Kolonial Sound Studio, Hønefoss, Norway, 20–21 June 2012 and mixed on 22 June 2012. Mastered by Audun Strype at Strype Audio, Oslo, 5 July 2012.

All music composed by Ruth W. Meyer and Helge Lien, except track 7 written by Edvard Grieg (Åse’s Death from Peer Gynt Suite, Op. 23).

Cover photo: Helge Lien
Image editing: Helge Lien
Translation: Thilo Reinhard


  1. Hedvig (The Wild Duck)
  2. Ellida (The Lady from the Sea)
  3. Hedda (Hedda Gabler)
  4. Memnon I (Peer Gynt)
  5. Anitra (Peer Gynt)
  6. Peer and the Mountain King (Peer Gynt)
  7. Åse (Peer Gynt)
  8. Memnon II (Peer Gynt)
  9. Nora (A Doll’s House)