Jørgen Skogmo is a guitarist, theorbo-player and mandolinist based in Norway. As a solo guitarist he has won several prestigious international prizes including Admira Young Guitarist of the Year and the Ivor Mairants International Guitar Competition. He is performing extensively, and to date he has appeared at London's Purcell Room and Wigmore Hall, and, as part of the BBC Proms, the Royal Albert Hall.
'Jørgen Skogmo is in uncanny harmony with his instrument.'
Classical Guitar Magazine
Together with guitarists Jens Franke, Oskar Werninge and Tim Pells he has recorded the complete chamber music for guitar trio and quartet by Antoine de Lhoyer for Naxos.
On his solo album Intermesso Jørgen plays music bu Lauro, Barrios, Tárrega, Ruiz-Pipó, Aguado, Dyens and Kvålen.