2017

2016

On the brighter 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.

Mozart’s Requiem

Thursday October 05, 2017

Edvard Grieg participates in the performance of Mozart’s Requiem with Thierry Fischer, four esteemed soloists and Bergen Philharmonic Choir and Orchestra.

Leipziger galla

Sunday September 10, 2017

A grand finale at the Larvik baroque festival with soprano Beate Mordal, violinist Elicia Silverstein, Edvard Grieg Kor and Barokkanerne. Together they celebrate the variety of Bach’s compositions in a concert where works such as the Wedding Cantata, the Violin Concerto in a Minor, and the motet “Komm Jesu Komm” are conducted by Christopher Bucknall from London.

Swingling Holberg

Saturday September 09, 2017

The Norwegian industrial adventure of the 1800s is over, but the old industrial buildings can recreate the acoustics and the sound of the massive European cathedrals where the masters performed their works. In Edvard Grieg Kor’s evening concert at old Fritzøe Factories, we will be called into the angelic world of vocal Baroque music.

Concert with Edvard Grieg Youth Choir and Edvard Grieg Kor

Friday August 11, 2017

Edvard Grieg Youth Choir performs, among other works, Misa Criolla by Ramirez. In addition you will hear works by Vivaldi and Mozart.

Free concert with Choate Rosemary Hall Chamber Chorus

Wednesday June 07, 2017

Edvard Grieg Kor participates in Choate Rosemary Hall Chamber Chorus’ concert in Bergen.

Messiah

Wednesday May 31, 2017

Edvard Grieg Kor participates in the performance of Händels “Messiah” during the Bergen International Festival. Handel’s great masterpiece brought to life by video artist Netia Jones, the Baroque Soloists and conductor Bjarte Eike.

Peter Grimes

Tuesday May 30, 2017

Concert performance, sung in English with Norwegian subtitles. Benjamin Britten’s first successful opera Peter Grimes is a darkly beautiful musical psycho-drama.

Edvard Grieg in England

Sunday May 14, 2017

Edvard Grieg Kor presents choir music by English composers who can all be related to Edvard Grieg. Works written by Charles Stanford, Hubert Parry, Frederic Delius, Arnold Bax and Percy Grainger.

International Music Festival, Timisoara, Romania

Wednesday May 03, 2017

This year, Edvard Grieg Kor participates at the international music festival Timisoara Muzicala in Timisoara, Romania.

Ein deutsches Requiem

Thursday April 06, 2017

Edvard Grieg Kor participates in the performance of Brahms’ Ein deutsches Requiem.

Il Turco in Italia

Il Turco in Italia

Saturday March 25, 2017

Edvard Grieg Kor participates in the Bergen National Opera’s production of Rossini’s Il Turco in Italia. Faithless women, flirtatious young men, seductive arias and spectacular ensembles – Rossini’s witty Il Turco in Italia is a perfect comedy of Mediterranean manners.

The Minuet Dancer

Sunday March 19, 2017

“Menuett-danserinnen” (The Minuet Dancer) is a story by Elisabeth and Johan Welhaven. In this concert the story is given new life through song, dance and drama.

Reformasjonsjubileet – Bach – Kantate 80

Sunday March 05, 2017

On the occation of the Reformation jubilee in Bergen 3-7 March,  Bergen Cathedral Choir, a baroque orchestra and soloists from Edvard Grieg Kor will perform Bachs cantata Ein feste Burg ist unser Gott, during the Sunday service in Bergen Cathedral.

Jubilee concert, Reformation 2017

Saturday March 04, 2017

Edvard Grieg Kor participates in the jubilee concert for the Reformation, “Nåde i en ny tid”.

Star Wars

Thursday February 16, 2017

Edvard Grieg Kor participates in the performance of Gustav Holts’ The Planets.

Amerikalinjen

Sunday January 29, 2017

The theme of tonight’s concert refers to the Norwegian American Line of ships which linked Europe and America throughout most of the 20th century.

Into the Unknown

Friday January 27, 2017

Edvard Grieg Kor participates in the performance of Vaughan-Williams’ Sinfonia Antarctica.

Amerikalinjen

Thursday January 19, 2017

The theme of the concert refers to the Norwegian American Line of ships which linked Europe and America throughout most of the 20th century. Works from both continents demonstrate the mutual influences each exerts on the other.

Classical Christmas – rhythms from around the world

Monday December 05, 2016

Edvard Grieg Kor’s annual Christmas concert with Bergen Girl’s Choir, Bergen Boy’s Choir and Edvard Grieg Youth Choir.

Christmas Concert

Thursday December 01, 2016

Edvard Grieg Kor participates in “Denne søte juletid”, this year’s Christmas concert in Grieghallen.