New 1st Alto – Edvard Grieg Kor

Published February 13, 2020, updated March 12, 2020

After three days of intensive auditions last week, all of us at EGK are thrilled to announce that Eva B. Landro will be joining us as our new 1st Alto later this year! Eva is a wonderful artist and we are all looking very much forward to working with her here in Bergen. Congratulations Eva!!

Alto 1 – Edvard Grieg Kor

Published September 30, 2019, updated January 19, 2020

Internationally acclaimed a cappella ensemble Edvard Grieg Kor (EGK) have a vacancy for the 1st Alto position. EGK are looking for a singer with a flexible voice who could facilitate all aspects of our varied and challenging repertoire, including a cappella, orchestral and operatic productions.

Eivind Gullberg Jensen – new director at BNO from 2021

Published June 11, 2019, updated June 22, 2019

Many congratulations to Maestro Eivind Gullberg Jensen on his appointment as opera director at Bergen National Opera from 2021. All of us at Edvard Grieg Kor wish him all the very best, and look very much forward to working with him!! Bravo!!

Edvard Grieg Kor debut album

Published May 2, 2019, updated May 18, 2019

We’re really excited to announce the release of our debut album «Edvard Grieg Kor Sings Grieg» on Chandos Records Friday 3 May, after which it will be available for purchase and streaming on various platforms! You can listen to samples here.

Edvard Grieg Kor records their first album

Published June 4, 2018, updated November 5, 2018

Edvard Grieg Kor will soon record their first album! We will record Norwegian music with focus on Grieg. The album will be availabe towards the end of 2018.

Sounds and sorcery: Celebrating Disney’s Fantasia

Published April 21, 2018, updated October 27, 2018

We have, in collaboration with Stephen Higgins, recorded parts of a re-interpretation of the Disney classic ”Fantasia”. The recording will be a part of an installation that is to be put on in the old tunnels under Waterloo station in London, also known as The Vaults.