Sweeney Todd

Wednesday November 06, 2019

Blood-soaked revenge, love and human meat pies are some of the spine-tingling ingredients in the musical Sweeney Todd, the demon barber of Fleet Street.

Love Songs with Edvard Grieg Kor

Wednesday October 16, 2019

Brahms’ charming Liebesliederwalzer are collections of love songs written in a folk style, but that doesn’t mean the composer didn’t take it seriously.

Cabaret with Janie Dee

Saturday October 05, 2019

Musical favourites and surprises when welcoming the famous British actor and singer Janie Dee, directly from London’s West End! Nachspiel in the bar with Cantabile in their first appearance in Norway, where they will be joined by Edvard Grieg Kor.

Opera Gala

Thursday October 03, 2019

Bergen welcomes the winners of the 2019 Queen Sonja International Music Competition for this special Gala Concert at the Grieg Hall conducted by another young talent who is setting the world alight, Evan Rogister. Post-concert recital with Edvard Grieg Kor.

Faith’s rare treasure

Sunday September 29, 2019

The program includes works by Josquin, Lassus and Brahms, as well as pieces by the Norwegian composers, Marianne Reidarsdatter Eriksen, Ørjan Matre and Magnar Åm.

Edvard Grieg Kor / Barokkanerne / Paul Agnew

Friday September 27, 2019

Edvard Grieg Kor join forces with the Oslo ensemble Barokkanerne. The concert is led by Paul Agnew.

Next Step 1 – Space

Thursday September 12, 2019

The Edvard Grieg Kor and Youth Choir join the orchestra for Eric Whitacre’s vision of the cosmos, which comes with its own revelatory climax.

Resurrection Symphony

Thursday September 05, 2019

Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra’s season opens with one of the biggest gestures in music and one of the central question we face as human beings.

Mariafest 2019 – Edvard Grieg Kor

Friday June 21, 2019

Edvard Grieg Kor finishes Mariafest with a varied and exciting concert in Mariakirken on June 21st at 20:00.

Astrid Nordstad & Christian Grøvlen with Ingvild Schultze-Florey

Friday May 31, 2019

Music by Dvořák, Bartók, Strauss, Grieg

Edvard Grieg Kor – Hardanger Hotel Ullensvang

Sunday May 26, 2019

Music by Grieg, Grøndahl. Arrangements by Rathbone, Robinson, Hansford.

Four psalms

Friday May 24, 2019

New life to Griegs final work. In this concert At this concert, among others, Grieg’s work Four Hymns is on the program, in a revised version written by Tyrone Landau.

Waiting by Calixto Bieito and Karl Ove Knausgård

Wednesday May 22, 2019

Peer Gynt from Solveig’s point of view.

Beethoven’s Ninth

Thursday May 02, 2019

Edward Gardner presides over an epic conclusion to the season as four Norwegian soloists join the Orchestra, the Bergen Philharmonic Choir and the Edvard Grieg Choir in a performance of Beethoven’s Ninth, a symphony whose message of universality and humanity has never been surpassed.

Good Friday concert with Edvard Grieg Kor

Friday April 19, 2019

Stainer’s Crucifixion is one of the most popular works of the English repertoire. The Crucifixion describes the events of the Passover story in a vibrant and dramatic way, from the violent exclamation of the masses to heavenly beautiful meditations.

Rachmaninov’s Third Piano Concerto

Thursday April 11, 2019

In this concert Thierry Fischer presents the Russian orthodox Easter psalm “Grob tvoi, Spase”, and also the concerto by Rachmaninov that was most clearly shaped by such chant. The undulating melody of the third Piano Concerto weaves its way into one of the most heart-stopping musical narratives of the twentieth century, as a lone virtuoso thunders and against a surging orchestra.

Manchester Camerata: The Seven Last Words of Our Saviour on the Cross

Thursday March 28, 2019

Edvard Grieg Kor performs Haydn’s “The Seven Last Words of Our Saviour on the Cross” along with Manchester Camerata and Voces8.

RNCM Chamber Choir with Edvard Grieg Kor

Saturday February 16, 2019

Ahead of their visit to Bergen in April, the RNCM Chamber Choir shares our Concert Hall stage with special guests, the Bergen-based Edvard Grieg Kor, for this spectacular choral event, performing a programme of British and Scandinavian music.

Amadeus Live

Thursday January 24, 2019

Amadeus returns to the big screen for this concert but with one big difference: the music by Mozart and Salieri that threads its way through the story will be performed live by full choir and orchestra. An unmissable new presentation of one of the greatest films ever made.

Bach’s Christmas Oratorio

Tuesday December 18, 2018

Baroque music specialist and artistic director of the Innsbruck Early Music Festival, Alessandro de Marchi comes to Bergen to lead these performances of Bach’s cycle of cantatas recounting the Christmas narrative from the expectation of Christ’s birth to his infancy.

Poulenc Gloria

Thursday December 13, 2018

Ludovic Morlot conducts the Edvard Grieg Kor and Bergen Philharmonic Chorus as they join the orchestra and soprano Marita Sølberg for Francis Poulenc’s outlandish proclamation of faith, his extravagant setting of the Gloria.

Christmas concert

Monday December 03, 2018

With shorter days and colder weather upon us, “it’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas” and what would Christmas be without going to our julekonsert in Bergen’s Domkirke.

Prohibited music!

Friday November 23, 2018

A concert with works written by composers who were banned by the Nazis before and during World War II.

Duruflé Requiem

Sunday November 04, 2018

The French organist Maurice Duruflé (1902-1986) composed slowly and carefully. He stated that “I am unable to add anything significant to the piano repertoire, view the string quartet with apprehension, and envisage with terror the idea of composing a song after the finished examples of Schubert, Fauré and Debussy.” However, the few works that were […]


Wednesday October 31, 2018

Edvard Grieg Kor participates in Bergen National Opera’s staging of Bernstein’s Candide.

Cantiones Sacrae – male quintet from Edvard Grieg Kor

Sunday October 28, 2018

Together with counter tenor William Purefoy, the men from Edvard Grieg Kor will perform motets from one of the earliest English collections of church music, Cantiones Sacrae – by Thomas Tallis and William Byrd.

Lunchtime Concert: Edvard Grieg Kor

Sunday September 30, 2018

Edvard Grieg Kor presents the last lunchtime concerts this summer, Sunday 30 September at 13:00.

Brahms Festival: Ein deutsches Requiem

Sunday September 30, 2018

Edvard Grieg Kor participates in the performance of Brahms’ Requiem during the Brahms festival.

Summer Academy with Edvard Grieg Ungdomskor

Sunday August 05, 2018

Closing concert for the Summer Academy in Oseana Art and Culture Center at 6 p.m. on the 10th of August.

Grieg minute by minute

Friday June 15, 2018

Edvard Grieg Kor participates in Grieg minute by minute – the slow-TV event of the year, a 30 hour-long broadcast from Troldhaugen and Grieghallen on the 15th and 16th of June.

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.

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.

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.

The Flying Dutchman

Saturday March 10, 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.

Classical Christmas – rhythms from around the world

Monday December 18, 2017

Every year children and adults gather for a Christmas concert in Bergen Cathedral.
Here you will meet different singers, from aspirants who will sing the Christmas concert for the first time to the young people from Edvard Grieg Youth Choir, and the professional singers of Edvard Grieg Kor.


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.

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.

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.

Slaget på Vågen

Friday October 27, 2017

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

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.

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.


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.


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.


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.

Landau: Passio Olavi

Wednesday February 17, 2016

In the fall of 2015, Passio Olavi was performed in the cathedrals in Bergen and Kristiansand, where they created great excitement. Now we take the work to Trondheim, in Nidarosdomen.

Passio Olavi World Premiere

Saturday October 31, 2015

Edvard Grieg Kor performs the world premiere at Tyrone Landaus Passio Olavi in Bergen Cathedral on October 31, 2015.