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 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

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

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