ERIC ERICSON CHAMBER CHOIR

chOirland

The Eric Ericson Chamber Choir, The Royal Dramatic Theatre and Konserthuset Stockholm in a unique collaboration. Irish a cappella music is combined with readings of the poetry of Nobel Prize Winner Seamus Heaney.

Participants
Fredrik Malmberg, conductor
Lena Endre, actor
Hannes Meidal, actor
Siham Shurafa, actor
Jacob Hirdwall, dramaturge
Stephen Farran-Lee, host

The music
Percy Grainger: Irish Tune
Charles Villiers Stanford: The Blue Bird
David Fennessy: chOirland
Elizabeth Maconchy: The Snail
Elizabeth Maconchy: The Dove and the Wren
Frank Corcoran: Caoine
Gerald Barry: The coming of winter
Gerald Barry: Long Time
Arnold Bax: This worldes joie
Percy Grainger: Irish Tune

A livestream from Konserthuset Stockholm, 11 April 2021.

Upcoming concerts

24sep16:30chor.com16:30 Marktkirche, Hanns-Lilje-Platz 2, Hannover

24sep19:30chor.com19:30 Marktkirche, Hanns-Lilje-Platz 2, Hannover

21oct13:00Eric Ericson Award13:00 Swedish Radio, Studio 2, Oxenstiernsgatan 20

75 years of choir music

Several previously unpublished recordings now on Spotify! We have also compiled six different playlists that illuminate our long history.

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