CONCERT:

North Atlantic Route – Hoyvíkar Kirkja

Hoyvíkar Kirkja, Faroe Islands
Thursday, Aug 1, 2019 at 7.30pm

This Summer, world-renowned Danish recorder player Michala Petri is our guest soloist on a North Atlantic tour, which this Summer will take us from Denmark to the Faroe Islands and Iceland and, in 2020, to Greenland. We will be touring almost exclusively Nordic/Baltic music and commissions by composers from all of these places.

The tour is sponsored by:

Nordisk Kulturfond
Statens Kunstfond
Augustinus Fonden
A.P. Møller Fonden
Dansk Komponistforening
Solistforeningen af 1921

North Atlantic Route – Hoyvíkar Kirkja

PROGRAMME:

PETER MAXWELL DAVIES
Three Scottish Dances — based on arrangements (for voices & recorder)
I. Last time I came over the Mure
II. Remember well my dear
III. Almayne

ARVO PÄRT
Da pacem

GALINA GRIGORJEVA
Lamento (for solo recorder)

HILDUR GU∂NADÓTTIR / JÓHANN JÓHANNSSON
Jerusalem Hymn (world premiere)

ARNANNGUAQ GERSTRØM
textures of snow of ice (world premiere)

JÓHANN JÓHANNSSON
Holy Thursday

PELLE GUDMUNDSEN-HOLMGREEN
Song

SUNLEIF RASMUSSEN
Songs of Solitude and Night (world premiere)

ARTISTS:

Michala Petri, recorder

Theatre of Voices
- Else Torp
- Signe Asmussen
- Paul Bentley-Angell
- Steffen Bruun

Paul Hillier, artistic director

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