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Gro Elisabet Sille and Bjørn Jørgensen established in 1988 the female string quartet Strings Unlimited, now known as Sophisticated Strings.

Sophisticated Strings brings an untraditional image and repertoire to the traditional quartet format. Performances vary from informal social gatherings to prestigious royal galas. Highlights include concerts for the Royal Ministry of Foreign Affairs, The 1994 Winter Olympics at Lillehammer.

Engaged to entertain for Norwegian and multinational concerns including: SAS Norsk Hydro, Telenor/Bravida, Siemens, Ford, Eurojuris, DNB Shipping, Alpharma, Europay, Finansbanken.
Live performances and studio recording with artists such as singer Sissel Kyrkjebø (Universal), Internationally renowned trumpetist Ole Edvard Antonsen,
a-Ha vocalist Morten Harket, Country Artist Emmylou Harris.

Tours with pianist Richard Clayderman, Norwegian singer/songwriter Jan Eggum and Norwegian singer Elisabeth Andreassen.

Studio recordings of several films, films-for-TV and commercials.
Released a CD of Beatles songs in 1997, recorded at Abbey Road Studio in
London (CNR).

Performed on live TV transmissions of the Nobel Peace Prize Concert, The  
Norwegian and International Finals of the Eurovision Song Contest, Hit Awards, 
Trade Awards in New York, etc.

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E-mail: strings@gesille.com / Cell: + 47 92 89 55 92 / fax: +47 67 90 22 91 / Cell: +47 91 15 89 44