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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.

The Flying Dutchman

Photo: Kjell Ruben Strøm

Sunday March 18, 2018

Edvard Grieg Kor participates in Bergen National Opera’s production of Richard Wagner’s The flying Dutchman. Few composers capture passion better than Wagner – a composer whose music swirls through the soul, who paints nature in all its beauty and brutality, and who tells fantastical stories.

Upcoming events

Verdi Requiem

Thursday March 22, 2018

Edvard Grieg Kor participates in Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra and Choir’s performance of Verdi’s Requiem. Verdi’s masterpiece is in a league of its own. It is also a piece of tremendous beauty that appears to look to the heavens from its delicate, hushed opening.

Edvard Grieg Kor and Voces8

Thursday April 19, 2018

At this concert Voces8 and Edvard Grieg Kor will perform many of their own favorite works, both separately and together.

Berlioz: Grande messe des morts

Wednesday May 23, 2018

The choral component to this co-production with Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra and the Bergen National Opera consists of the Edvard Grieg Choir, the Bergen Philharmonic Choir, Collegiûm Mûsicûm and the Royal Northern College of Music Choir, all led by choirmaster Håkon Matti Skrede.