Grieg minute by minute

“Grieg minutt for minutt” (Grieg minute by minute) – is the slow-TV event of the year in Norway, with a 30-hour long live broadcast on NRK (Norwegian Broadcasting Corporation) from Grieghallen and Troldhaugen, Grieg’s home on the 15th and 16th of June.

On the date of the 175th anniversary for Grieg’s birth, 15th of June 2018, KODE Museum Troldhaugen, Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra and The Norwegian Radio Orchestra, along with partners, will produce the largest and longest Grieg concert ever, including all his works from opus 1 to 74.

The event will be a grand musical portrait of Grieg’s famous music, as well as a presentation of orchestras and individual performers in Norwegian musical life, as well as a blir et storstilt musikalsk portrett av Edvard Griegs berømte musikk, en presentasjon av orkestre og enkeltutøvere i dagens norske musikkliv og en large-scale festival where everyone can participate.

Edvard Grieg Kor will perform Grieg’s last work, Four Psalms, by his burial place at Troldhaugen late Saturday evening.

Leave a comment