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New Music Dublin 2019

Chamber Choir Ireland

Sunday 3rd March 2019

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Gramophone Magazine

“In resonant but clearly defined sound, Grete Pedersen brings a marvellous mixture of earthiness and refinement.”

Chamber Choir Ireland
Grete Pederson, Conductor

Kaija Saariaho Nuits, adieux 
Orjan Matre Orphic Songs Prologue, Rite, Hyphnos 
Louis Andriessen Un Beau Baiser 
Deirdre McKay New Commission
Rhona Clarke The Kiss
Maja Linderoth Sonnet form denatured prose

As part of New Music Dublin 2019, Chamber Choir Ireland is joined by the renowned Norwegian conductor Grete Pedersen for a thrilling concert of contemporary choral music that includes works by Kaija Saariaho and Ørjan Matre.

One of the most renowned conductors in the international choral scene, Grete Pedersen is Artistic Director and Chief Conductor of the Norwegian Soloists’ Choir and is founder of the Oslo Chamber Choir which she directed until 2004. A highly sought after guest conductor, Pedersen has worked with the Eric Ericson Chamber Choir, Swedish Radio Choir, Netherlands Radio Chor, Netherlands Chamber Choir, Danish National Vocal Ensemble and Choir, Rundfunkchor Berlin, Pro Coro Canada, World Youth Choir among others. This is her first concert in Ireland.

Presented by New Music Dublin with the support of NCH, RTÉ and The Arts Council