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Edvard Grieg Kor

Edvard Grieg Kor is a professional vocal ensemble based in Bergen, Norway. Since its creation, the choir has been a valued partner for numerous Bergen National Opera and Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra productions, as well as being a regular performer in the annual Bergen International Festival.

On the lighter side

Sunday October 22, 2017

Jonathan Rathbone, former director of the Swingle Singers, conducts Edvard Grieg Kor in a program ranging from Grieg to Lennon/McCartney and from folksong to Freddie Mercury. Rathbone has arranged all the pieces, including Edvard Grieg’s Holberg Suite, which was premiered at Troldhaugen in 2015.


Upcoming events

Slaget på Vågen

Friday October 27, 2017

Edvard Grieg participates in the performance of “Slaget på Vågen”, a dramatic musical work by the composer Håkon Berge and author Cecilie Løveid.

Messiah in Foldnes Church

Saturday December 02, 2017

Bergen Domkor and Edvard Grieg Kor in a new cooperation.
At last it’s Bergen Domkor’s turn to perform “Messiah” by Georg Friedrich Händel! The soloist parts will be sung by Edvard Grieg Kor. A Baroque orchestra put together for the occasion will be led by Stefan Lindvall.

Messiah in Bergen Cathedral

Sunday December 03, 2017

Bergen Domkor and Edvard Grieg Kor in a new cooperation.
At last it’s Bergen Domkor’s turn to perform “Messiah” by Georg Friedrich Händel! The soloist parts will be sung by Edvard Grieg Kor. A Baroque orchestra put together for the occasion will be led by Stefan Lindvall.

Otello

Monday December 11, 2017

Otello, his Venetian general, is defending the Cypriots against Turkish invasion but becomes obsessed with rumours of his wife’s infidelity, implied by his ensign, Iago.

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