36 NORDIC CHORAL EXPEDITION 3

, Start Time: 15:00, End Time: 16:10 St Ninian's Church Skaill, Deerness, Deerness KW17 2QJ

EXCURSION: NORWEGIAN SOLOISTS’ CHOIR

Buses depart at 14.15 Concert starts at 15.00

In the beautiful setting by the sea at Deerness, the Norwegian Soloists’ Choir perform a wide-ranging programme starting with Bach’s great motet and ending with Schoenberg’s powerfully chromatic cry for peace on earth. The choir also presents folk songs from Norway arranged by the folk fiddler Gjermund Larsen alongside a new work by the young Norwegian composer Eivind Buene.

Norwegian Soloists’ Choir

Grete Pedersen          Conductor

JS Bach                      Jesu, meine Freude, BWV 227

Kurtág                         Omaggio a Luigi Nono, Op.16

Eivind Buene               New Work

Gjermund Larsen        Gångmarjs

Gjermund Larsen        Norwegian Folk Song

Norman                       Jordens oro viker, Op.50

Lachenmann               Consolation II

Schoenberg                Friede auf Erden, Op.13

Tickets £25 Concessions £19

NORDIC CHORAL EXPLORER SERIES

Ticket price includes refreshments after the concert.

Duration 70 minutes (performance only, does not include bus travel)

A bus will be available at £7 return, please ensure to include this when purchasing your tickets.

Parking is very limited, please use the Festival Buses.

Location Map

St Ninian's Church

Skaill, Deerness KW17 2QJ

Driving Directions

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