22 October 1948 (age 72)
Kongsberg, Buskerud, Norway
Håkon Austbø is a Norwegian classical pianist, born in Kongsberg. He is also a professor at the Amsterdam conservatory.
Among Austbø's recordings are works by Olivier Messiaen, Claude Debussy, Alexander Scriabin, Erik Satie, Johannes Brahms, Leoš Janáček (complete works for piano), and Edvard Grieg (complete Lyric Pieces).
He was also an initiator and director of the LUCE project, which was founded to realize Scriabin's Clavier à lumières.
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