Christmas Oratorio90SEK – 275SEK
Bob Chilcott Christmas Oratorio Swedish première!
British composer Bob Chilcott has been called “a contemporary hero of British Choral Music”. His many roles, as a professional singer in King’s Singers, as a musician in many different genres and as a composer makes him an important presence in British musical life. As a choral composer, he is famed among other things for his imaginative settings of popular Christmas songs.
This concert features the Swedish première of his Christmas Oratorio from 2019. We can promise you a Christmas experience par excellence!. Here we meet angels, shepherds, the Three Kings, Joseph, and Mary in their characteristic roles, commented by poetic texts from the 16th – 19th centuries. All listeners are invited to sing along in the Christmas hymns that are included in the Oratorio. Come sing with the Stockholm Cathedral Singers and wind instruments!
The Stockholm Cathedral Singers
Wind ensemble from The Royal Swedish Orchestra
Mattias Wager organ
Johan Hammarström conductor
Age limit: 6 år
Ticket price: 90, 155, 210, 275 kr
You are required to show a valid Covid pass if you are 18 years and above, which states that you are fully vaccinated, at the entrance to this event.
- How do I get there?Storkyrkan – Stockholm Cathedral is situated in Old Town just beside the Royal Castle. Underground: Old Town or bus to Slottsbacken.
- Can I photograph, film or take up sound during the concert?Unfortunately, it is not allowed to photograph, film or take up sound during our concerts.
- Concert informationDoors open 30 minutes before the concert starts. Please note, that we have a limited amount of toilets.