RNCM Chamber Choir with Edvard Grieg Kor

RNCM Concert Hall 124 Oxford Road, Manchester, M13 9RD, England Saturday February 16 2019, 19:30

Programme to include:
J S Bach Komm, Jesu, komm BWV 229
Knut Nystedt Jesus, din søte forening å smake (folk song from Ryfylke)
Tyrone Landau Sveini æinum from Passio Olavi
Cecilia McDowall I Know That My Redeemer Liveth
Cheryl Frances Hoad From the Beginning of the World
Russian Orthodox chant Grob tvoy, spase (Thy tomb, O Saviour)
Sergei Rachmaninov Bogoroditse Devo (Ave Maria)
Edvard Grieg (arr Rathbone) Praeludium and Sarabande from Holberg Suite Op 40
Jaakko Mäntyjärvi Four Shakespeare Songs
Elisabeth Backer Grøndahl (arr Robinson) Aftnen er stille
Benjamin Britten Hymn to St Cecilia

Stuart Overington, Joseph Judge conductors

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.