31 Bergen Domkor

, Start Time: 19:00, End Time: 21:00 St Magnus Cathedral Broad Street, Kirkwall KW15 1NX


The Cathedral choir from Bergen brings a programme of music which is arranged, written or improvised by the choir members themselves and showcases the rich talent of this group.   With 36 voices this ensemble has a reputation for its vast range of repertoire ranging from Bach Passions to contemporary music. Under its award-winning young conductor this programme celebrates the impressive compositional talent within the choir and also exposes the singers’ improvisatory skills in music that reflects the western regions of Norway.

Bergen and Hordaland County have a current twinning, “eternal friendship” agreement with the Orkney Islands.

Conductor    Kjetil Almenning

Tord Kalvenes  Missa de lumin *World Première*

Tunes and Folksongs from the West including:
Ingrid Mostad Braaten  Han la i min munn en ny sang Psalm 40 
Rolf Stewart  Hvor går du, o menneske sig                 

Tickets at the door

£20, £15, £11 Concessions £19, £15, £8

Duration 2 hours

Supported by Hordaland County Council

Location Map

St Magnus Cathedral

Broad Street KW15 1NX

Tel: 01856 874894

I, Pilgrim

19:30 - 20:50 , Kirkwall

Arne & Carlos: Knitting Workshop

10:00 - 13:00 , Stromness

The Story of Magnus Erlendsson

19:00 - 20:15 , Kirkwall

The Trondheim Soloists

22:00 - 23:10 , Kirkwall

Arne & Carlos: Knitting Workshop

10:00 - 13:00 , Kirkwall

Orkney Conductors' Course Orchestral Session

10:00 - 13:00 , Kirkwall

Orkney Conductors' Course Orchestral Session

14:00 - 17:00 , Kirkwall

Norwegian Radio Orchestra

19:00 - 21:00 , Kirkwall

Bergen Domkor

19:00 - 21:00 , Kirkwall

Festival on Tour: Bergen Domkor

14:30 - 16:30 , Stronsay

I, Pilgrim

19:30 - 20:50 , Kirkwall

BBC SINGERS

13:00 - 14:00 , Kirkwall

The Story of Magnus Erlendsson

19:00 - 20:15 , Kirkwall

The Norwegian Radio Orchestra & Festival Chorus

19:30 - 21:30 , Kirkwall

Singers' Masterclass: Mhairi Lawson

15:00 - 17:00 , KIRKWALL

Royal Conservatoire of Scotland Voices

22:00 - 23:00 , Kirkwall

Excursion: Mhairi Lawson & Elizabeth Kenny

14:45 - 18:00 ,

Royal Conservatoire of Scotland: Song by Song

15:00 - 17:00 , Stromness

Bergen Domkor

19:00 - 21:00 , Kirkwall

Festival on Tour: Bergen Domkor

14:30 - 16:30 , Stronsay

St Magnus International Festival, 60 Victoria Street, Kirkwall, Orkney, KW15 1DN

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St Magnus Festival is a charity registered in Scotland. Scottish Charity No SC011666. Company Number SC073825.

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