2021

Seminar for choral conductors in Roskilde

Skt. Laurentii Kirke, Saturday 2 October 2021, 4 pm

The concert is taking place during the seminar for choral conductors in Roskilde (1 – 3 October), arranged by Danske Korledere. Entrance is free. The concert is conducted by Alice Granum.

Concert in Sankt Hans Kirke

Sankt Hans Kirke (Odense), Friday 3 September 2021, 7.30 pm

The choir will sing Nordic as well as Baltic choir music.
Conductor is Alice Granum.

The concert was postponed from February 2021 due to Covid-19.

Entrance examinations at the Danish National Academy of Music

Odense, Tuesday 1 June 2021, 7.30 pm

The choir sings during entrance examinations at the Danish National Academy of Music (no public access).

Concert in Skanderup Kirkepostponed

Skanderup Kirke (near Kolding), Tuesday 23 March 2021 postponed until 2022

Conductor is Alice Granum.

Concert in Sankt Hans Kirkecancelled

Sankt Hans Kirke (Odense), Friday 5 February 2021, 7.30 pm cancelled

Conductor is Alice Granum.

2020

Christmas Carols in Odense Koncerthuscancelled

Update 7 December:
Unfortunately the concerts have been cancelled due to the latest COVID-19 restrictions.

Odense Koncerthus, Friday 18 December 2020, 7.30 pm — SOLD OUT —
Odense Koncerthus, Saturday 19 December 2020, Noon
Odense Koncerthus, Saturday 19 December 2020, 3 pm — SOLD OUT —

A Christmas celebration with Odense Symphony Orchestra and the Fionian Chamber Choir.

Soloist is Mads Mathias (song and saxophone), and host is Ole B. Kiilerich.
Susanne Vibæk Svanekier conducts the concert.

Tickets are available at the website of Odense Symphony Orchestra.

Christmas Concert in Sdr. Omme Kirkecancelled

Unfortunately the concert has been cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Sdr. Omme Kirke (Central Jutland), Tuesday 15 December 2020

The choir will sing Christmas songs and hymns from Denmark and other European countries.

Christmas Concert in Ansgars Kirkecancelled

Update 8 December:
Unfortunately the concert has been cancelled due to the latest COVID-19 restrictions.

Ansgars Kirke (Odense), Saturday 12 December 2020, 4 pm

This is our popular Christmas Concert in Odense. Alice Granum will conduct the concert.

Ticket sales at Billetto – no ticket sales at the entrance.

Please also order a ticket for children, although it is free (kids less than 12 years old), in order for us to keep track on the number of guests.

Note that the concert has been moved from Sct. Albani Kirke to Ansgars Kirke, because there is more space.

Nevertheless, only 110 tickets are being offered due to covid-19 restrictions, so don’t wait to long to order !

Christmas Concert in Bøstrup Kirke

Bøstrup Kirke (North Langeland), Tuesday 1 December 2020, 8 pm

The concert is conducted by Alice Granum.

Concert in Nazarethkirken

Nazarethkirken (Ryslinge, Central Funen), Tuesday 6 October, 8 pm

The current pandemic has of course been considered during the planning of this concert. The women of the choir will sing at the beginning of the concert, and the men towards the end. The middle part is sung by 2 smaller choirs, one at a time. The full choir does not appear at the same time, however they will sing a bit outside the church, after the concert.

The programme consists of Nordic pieces, German motets, French prayers and Danish choral autumn songs. The choir is conducted by Alice Granum.

Important: entrance is free, but you need to reserve a ticket at Place2Book: Click this text.

Any issues with Place2Book: Please contact organist Birgit Nedergaard at birgit@cbmadsen.dk.

Northern Choir Conducting Competition 2020cancelled

Svendborg, Tuesday 9 June 2020, 6 pm cancelled

Participation in the choir festival SYNG SYDFYN (“Singing Fionia”), in connection with a competition for young choir conductors.

The choir participated in a similar competition in 2014, where this video was recorded.

Concert at Sorø Academy

Sorø Academy (Central Zealand), Tuesday 10 March 2020, 8 pm

The choir performs music by e.g. J. P. E Hartmann, Thorvald Aagaard, Pelle Gudmundsen-Holmgreen & Ole Kongsted. Conductor is Alice Granum.

Concert in Dyrup Kirke

Dyrup Kirke (Odense), Tuesday 3 March 2020, 8 pm

The choir performs music by e.g. J. P. E Hartmann, Thorvald Aagaard, Pelle Gudmundsen-Holmgreen & Ole Kongsted. Conductor is Alice Granum.

Concert in Kerteminde Kirke

Kerteminde Kirke (Eastern Funen), Sunday 2 February 2020, 4 pm

Conductor is Alice Granum.

Here you will find the concert programme.

Mini Concert at Munkebo Kro

Munkebo, Sunday 5 January 2020, 1 pm

Mini Concert at Munkebo Kro (private event).

2019

Christmas Carols in Odense Koncerthus

Odense Koncerthus, Wednesday 18 December 2019, 7.30 pm

A Christmas celebration with Odense Symphony Orchestra and the Fionian Chamber Choir.

Conductor is Emil Eliasson from Sweden.

Christmas Concert in Sct. Albani Kirke

Sct. Albani Kirke (Odense), Saturday 14 December 2019, 4 pm

This is our popular Christmas Concert in the catholic church of Odense.

Christmas Concert in Nr. Lyndelse Kirke

Nr. Lyndelse Kirke (Central Funen), Tuesday 10 December 2019, 7.30 pm

The choir will sing Danish and English Christmas hymns and also two pieces by the American composers Eric Whitacre and Morten Lauridsen. Here you will find the concert programme.

Faure’s Requiem in Munkebjerg Kirke

Munkebjerg Kirke (Odense), Sunday 3 November 2019, 4 pm

The main work of the programme is Requiem for choir, soloists and organ by the French composer Gabriel Fauré.

Conductor is Alice Granum, and the organ part is played by church organist Michael Lyngvig Thomsen.

Choir trip to Portugal

The Fionian Chamber Choir travels to Portugal on 16 October 2019 and returns 20 October.

The following concerts have been arranged:

17 October, 7.00 pm: Escola Superior de Música de Lisboa (Av. Gomes Pereira)
18 October, 4.00 pm: Igreja de São Domingos (Largo São Domingos)
19 October, 5.30 pm: Igreja de Nossa Senhora de Fátima (Av. de Berna)

Concert in Hans Tausens Kirke

Hans Tausens Kirke, Tuesday 3 September 2019, 7.30 pm

The choir is conducted by Alice Granum.

Hans Tausens Kirke is the choir’s “own” church, where it rehearses every Tuesday evening.

Concert in Fredens Kirke

Fredens Kirke (Odense), Tuesday 4 June 2019, 8 pm

The concert is conducted by students from Syddansk Musikkonservatorium.

Women’s choir Usmifka from Copenhagen also participates, singing choir music from Bulgaria.

Link to the concert poster.

Concert in Ansgars Kirke

Ansgars Kirke (Odense), Thursday 16 May 2019, 7.30 pm

This concert is shared with the girl choir Cantus from Torshavn Music Scool at the Faroe Islands.

The choir, which has been active for some years, has gradually built up a varied repertoire, consisting of a wide selection of Faroese songs as well as Nordic and English songs. During their visit on Funen, Cantus also visits Musikskolens Kor in Svendborg and will join them for concerts in Svendborg and Horne (South Funen).

The Fionian Chamber Choir will sing a Nordic programme, among others two Faroese songs, Danish songs and some pieces by Ola Gjeilo.

Alice Granum conducts The Fionian Chamber Choir, while Cantus is conducted by school and music teacher Joanna Johansen and music teacher Kári Bæk.

Durufle’s Requiem in Hjallese Kirke

Hjallese Kirke (Odense), Wednesday 8 May 2019, 7.30 pm

The main work of the programme at this concert is Requiem for choir, soloists, cello and organ by the French composer Maurice Duruflé. Also, a choral work by the Norwegian/American composer Ola Gjeilo is being sung.

Alice Granum conducts The Fionian Chamber Choir & Vor Frue Kantori (Svendborg), and the very demanding organ part is played by Tina Christiansen, who is organist in Ansgars Kirke in Odense.

Soloists are Emma Oemann (mezzosoprano) and Rasmus Tofte Hansen (baritone).

Durufle’s Requiem in Vor Frue Kirke

Vor Frue Kirke (Svendborg), Tuesday 30 April 2019, 8 pm

The main work of the programme on the last day of April is Requiem for choir, soloists, cello and organ by the French composer Maurice Duruflé. Also, a choral work by the Norwegian/American composer Ola Gjeilo is being sung.

Alice Granum conducts The Fionian Chamber Choir & Vor Frue Kantori (Svendborg), and the very demanding organ part is played by Tina Christiansen, who is organist in Ansgars Kirke in Odense.

2018

Christmas Carols in Odense Koncerthus

Odense Koncerthus, Wednesday 19 December 2018, 7.30 pm

A Christmas celebration with Odense Symphony Orchestra and the Fionian Chamber Choir. Magnus Fryklund will conduct the concert.

Ticket sales here or by phone (+45 70 20 20 96).

Christmas Concert in Sct. Albani Kirke

Sct. Albani Kirke (Odense), Saturday 15 December 2018, 4 pm

This is our popular Christmas Concert in the catholic church of Odense.

Ticket sales at Billetto – remaining tickets at the entrance.

Christmas Concert in Nazarethkirken

Nazarethkirken (Ryslinge), Tuesday 11 December 2018, 8 pm

The choir will sing Christmas songs and hymns from Denmark and other European countries.

Dvorak’s Stabat Mater in Odense

Odense Koncerthus, Thursday 1 November 2018, 7.30 pm
Odense Koncerthus, Friday 2 November 2018, 7.30 pm

Stabat Mater by the Czech composer Antonin Dvorak is performed twice in Odense Concert Hall with Odense Symphony Orchestra, Philharmonic Choir Odense and The Fionian Chamber Choir. Soloists are Camilla Nylund (soprano), Maria Forsström (mezzosoprano), Steve Davislin (tenor) og Pavlo Balakin (bass).

Christoph Eschenbach is conducting.

Ticket sales here or by phone (+45 70 20 20 96).

Anniversary Concert in Middelfart

Middelfart Sankt Nikolaj Kirke, Tuesday 2 October 2018, 7.30 pm

The Fionian Chamber Choir (Det Fynske Kammerkor) celebrates its 30th anniversary in 2018 with a number of concerts. This concert is the last of those.

The choir is conducted by Alice Granum. Alice is a known figure in the Danish music society; besides conducting The Fionian Chamber Choir, she also conducts the philharmonic choir in Southern Jutland.

Anniversary Concert in Sct. Hans Kirke

Sct. Hans Kirke (Odense), Tuesday 18 September 2018, 8 pm

The Fionian Chamber Choir (Det Fynske Kammerkor) celebrates its 30th anniversary in 2018 with a number of concerts.

The choir is conducted by Alice Granum.

Anniversary Concert in Søsterhuset

Søsterhuset (Christiansfeld), Tuesday 28 August 2018, 8 pm

The Fionian Chamber Choir (Det Fynske Kammerkor) celebrates its 30th anniversary in 2018 with a number of concerts.

The concert offers music by English composer Ralph Vaughan Williams as well as music from Denmark, the Faroe Islands and other Nordic countries.

The choir is conducted by Alice Granum.

Anniversary Concert in Hans Tausens Kirke

Hans Tausens Kirke (Odense), Tuesday 12 June 2018, 8 pm

The Fionian Chamber Choir (Det Fynske Kammerkor) celebrates its 30th anniversary in 2018 with a number of concerts.

The choir will sing choral music by English composer Ralph Vaughan Williams and also music from Denmark. The choir is conducted by Alice Granum.

Anniversary Concert at Odense Town Hall

Odense Rådhus, Saturday 9 June 2018, 3 pm

The Fionian Chamber Choir (Det Fynske Kammerkor) celebrates its 30th anniversary in 2018 with a number of concerts which will peak with this concert in the banquet hall at Odense Town Hall.

The concert offers music by English composer Ralph Vaughan Williams as well as music from Denmark, the Faroe Islands and other Nordic countries.

The choir is conducted by Alice Granum. Admission is free.

Anniversary Concert in Vor Frue Kirke

Vor Frue Kirke (Svendborg), Tuesday 29 May 2018, 8 pm

The choir will sing choral music by Ralph Vaughan Williams (“Three Shakespeare Songs” and part of his mass for double chorus) and also music from Denmark and the Faroe Islands. The choir is conducted by Alice Granum.


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