Concerts autumn 2020

Our concerts and how to buy tickets

Petr Popelka og KORK foran Store studio

The new Chief conductor Petr Popelka with Norwegian Radio Orchestra

Foto: Javier Ernesto Auris Chavez / NRK

Dear audience. We are happy to start our concert season again in August, but due to the covid 19 virus, we have to reduce the number of people in our concert Halls. Please don´t hesitate to ask us about tickets

Tickets at kork.ticketco.no unless other information at specific concerts.

Ask us: kork@nrk.no

Find us (click for map): NRK Radio Concert Hall (NRK Store studio) - University Aula

Concerts Autumn 2020

NRK Radio Concert Hall 13 August

Wind players from Norwegian Radio Orchestra

Odd Nilsen, trumpet

  • André Jolivet: Trumpet concerto no. 2
  • Kurt Weill: Kleine Dreigroschenmusik
  • Igor Stravinskij: Concertino for 12 wind instruments

NRK Radio Concert Hall 25 & 26 August 19.00

Inauguration concert for Petr Popelka, new Chief conductor in the Norwegian Radio Orchestra.

Concert 1, Tuesday 25 August 19.00

Ragnhild Hemsing, violin & hardanger fiddle

  • Joseph Haydn: Symphony no.100 (Military)
  • Antonín Dvořák: Romance for violin & orchestra
  • Johan Halvorsen: Fossegrimen
  • Sergej Prokofjev: Symphony no. 1 (Classical)

Concert 2, Wednesday 26 August 19.00

Adrian Angelico, mezzosoprano

  • Pierre Boulez: Initiale
  • J. S. Bach/Arr: A. Webern: Ricercare from Musikalisches Opfer
  • Edvard Grieg/Arr: Petr Popelka: Five songs, op. 70
  • Fartein Valen: An die Hoffnung
  • Dmitri Shostakovich: Chamber Symphony, op. 73a

NRK Radio Concert Hall Thursday 10 September 19.00

Christian Eggen, pianist and conductor

  • Wolfgang A. Mozart: Piano Concerto no. 24, c minor & no. 25 in C major

NRK Radio Concert Hall Thursday 17 September 19.00

Marianna Shirinyan, piano - Petr Popelka, conductor

  • Sergei Prokofiev: Piano Concerto no. 3
  • Dmitri Shostakovich: Piano Concerto no. 2

NRK Radio Concert Hall Friday 23 October 18.00

Alexander Soddy, conductor

  • John Adams; Tromba Lontana
  • Franz Schubert: Symphony no. 8 (Unfinished)
  • Antonín Dvořák: Symphony no. 9, ((New World)

NRK Radio Concert Hall Friday 30 October 18.00

Wind players from Norwegian Radio Orchestra

Hannu Koivula, conductor - Kolbjørn Holthe, violin

  • Kurt Weill: Concerto for violin & winds
  • Edgar Varèse: Octandre, Integrales
  • Igor Stravinskij: Octet for winds

BTHVN2020

Festival 5 - 15 november. 11 days of celebration of Ludwig van Beethoven´s 250th anniversary. Please check the websites of the participating orchestras and instititutions for full programme.

Oslo Philharmonic, The Norwegian Chamber Orchestra, Oslo Quartet Series, The Norwegian Opera & Ballet

Our concerts:

NRK Radio Concert Hall Saturday 7 november 18.00

Petr Popelka, conductor

  • The Scherzos from all Beethoven´s symphonies

NRK Radio Concert Hall Monday 9 november 19.00

Chamber concert

Petr popelka, double bass - Musicians from NRO

  • Ludwig van Beethoven: Septet
  • Joseph Haydn: String Trio
  • Cecilie Ore: Nunquam Non

University Aula Wednesday 11 november 19.00

Petr Popelka, conductor - Fédro Roudine, violin

  • Petr Popelka: Festive fanfare for brass, harp, and percussion.
  • L. v Beethoven: Violin Concerto & Symphony no. 7

University Aula Wednesday 25 November

Yoel Gamzou, conductor

  • Gustav Mahler: Symphony no. 1 (Titan)

UTVALGTE ØYEBLIKK:

Meloditimen med Kringkastingsorkestret var fra 1946 og i 18 år fremover et av radioens mest populære program. Programmet er gjenoppstått på radio, og av og til slår KORK til med en Meloditime for et fullsatt Store studio. Denne gangen har de med seg Erlend Skomsvoll (piano) og Tuva Syvertsen (vokal). Dirigent: Magnus Loddgard. Programleder: Jan Fredrik Heyerdahl.

Meloditimen med Tuva Syversten og Erlend Skomsvoll

Norsk urfremføring i Store studio. House of Sound av Nils Henrik Asheim omkranses av Lutoslawskis lille suite og Sjostakovitsj´ sjarmerende Pianokonsert nr. 2. Virtuos solist er Sveinung Bjelland og Peter Szilvay dirigent.

Sveinung Bjelland spiller Sjostakovitsj

KORK med sjefdirigent Miguel Harth-Bedoya og bratsjkometen Eivind Holtsmark Ringstad. Jennifer Higdons Grammypriste Bratsjkonsert spilles for første gang i Norge. Med på kjøpet får vi et virtuost ekstranummer og feiende karnevalsmusikk av Dvoràk.

Bratsjvirtuos spiller Grammy-vinner