OBK – a classic chamber choir

Ole Bull Kammerkor 2019

Ole Bull Chamber Choir is a classic chamber choir from Bergen, Norway.
The choir consists of 24 singers dedicated to classical choral music with artistic leader and conductor Jon Flydal Blichfeldt.

Upcoming concerts and projects:

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O18
O18

March 21st at “Bergen Kjøtt”:
O18 – Ole Bull Chamber Choir 5 years anniversary! The famous Four Psalms by Edvard Grieg with baryton solo Simen Bredesen. World premieres and presentation of repertoire from a large variety of languages from our first 5 years.
Full program:

  • Fire salmer (Four Psalms) by Edvard Grieg
  • Hvad est du dog skjøn
  • Jesus Kristus er opfaren
  • Guds søn har gjort mig fri
  • I himmelen
  • Moje njet forsto by Tord Kalvenes (world premiere – dedicated Ole Bull Chamber Choir)
  • Snart kysser hun sin venn i rosenhagen by Torbjørn Dyrud
  • Domine Deus by Irene Adolfsen Wenæs (world premiere)
  • Ned i vester soli glader, Norwegian folk song, arr. by Grete Pedersen
  • Exaudi Orationem Meam by Fredrik Schjerve (world premiere – dedicated Ole Bull Chamber Choir)
  • O varium fortune lubricum by Bendik Savstad
  • Turot eszik a cigany by Zoltan Kodaly
  • Peace I Leave With You by Knut Nystedt
  • Mary’s Song by Knut Nystedt
  • And I heard a Voice by Arvo Pärt

2020

  • June 4th – 7th: O19 – Mini tour in Vestland County with Norwegian folk songs
  • June 9th: O19 – Folk song concert in Bergen
  • August 18th and September 1st: Open rehearsal/auditions
  • September 11th: Bergen Culture Night 2020
  • October 24th: Requiem by Gabriel Fauré
  • December 5th: Advent Concert with classical Nordic Christmas music

2021

  • Fleischmann International Trophy Competition, Cork International Choir Festival, Ireland