String orchestra Ciconia Consort and Karin Strobos (soprano) - Scandinavian winter fairy tale - Grieg, Bruch, Sibelius

String orchestra Ciconia Consort and Karin Strobos (soprano) - Scandinavian winter fairy tale - Grieg, Bruch, Sibelius
Artists: Ciconia Consort Karin Strobos Dick van Gasteren


String orchestra Ciconia Consort and Karin Strobos (soprano) - Scandinavian winter fairy tale - Grieg, Bruch, Sibelius

Nouvelettes, op. 53
Ciconia Consort
  • I. Andantino-Allegro vivace e grazioso
Niels Gade was one of the first Danish composers to be inspired by the folk music of his country. Much of that can be heard in this charming Novelette
Epifania for orchestra
Ciconia Consort
Peteris Vasks' music immediately evokes all sorts of associations with northern landscapes: dim, wide and hushed. Toward the end of the piece, a Latvian folk song even looms large
Die Liebenden, op. 13
Karin Strobos (sopraan) Ciconia Consort
  • I. Liebes-Lied
  • II. Der Schauende
  • III. Die Liebende
  • IV. Der Tod der Geliebten
With the song cycle Die Liebenden, poet Rainer Maria Rilke sings of love; from its earliest beginnings to it with death
Serenade nach schwedischen Melodien
Ciconia Consort
  • I. Marsch (Allegro moderato)
  • II. Andante
  • III. Allegro
  • IV. Andante sostenuto
  • V. Marsch (Allegro moderato)
Like so many other nineteenth-century composers, Max Bruch was very interested in music from other musical cultures. For this Serenade, he took Swedish folk music as his starting point
Liederen uit Peer Gynt
Ciconia Consort Karin Strobos (sopraan)
  • Solveigs Lied
  • Solveigs Wiegelied
  • Asa’s Tod
Even if you wouldn't know what Peer Gynt 's story is about, Grieg's music captures the imagination enough. With evocative titles like "Solveig's lullaby," you immediately have an idea of what Grieg's atmospheric music is about
Holberg Suite, op. 40
Ciconia Consort
  • I. Präludium
  • II. Sarabande
  • III. Gavotte
  • IV. Air
  • V. Rigaudon
With Grieg's "Holberg Suite," we travel to eighteenth-century Norway. In 1684, the Norwegian poet Ludvig Holberg was born. On the occasion of his bicentennial, Grieg composed this suite, based on dances from Holberg's time
Saturday 26 November 2022, 20:00

Dark snow-covered forests and bright twinkling stars in the sky. But also cosily lit churches in which people seek warmth and security. That is Advent in Scandinavia. String orchestra Ciconia Consort takes you on a winter journey through Denmark, Norway and Finland. Enjoy Grieg's Holberg Suite and the heartwarming Romance by Jean Sibelius. Soprano Karin Strobos will let the Finnish northern light shine in the Edesche Concertzaal with songs by Rautavaara. Take a sneak preview of the atmospheric days around Christmas.

When and where

Begin time:
Saturday 26 November 2022, 20:00

The Edesche Concert Hall. Unheard of acoustics, intimate beauty, one of the most beautiful concert grand pianos in the Netherlands with the very best musicians. From one hour before the start of the concert you are welcome in the Edesche Concert Hall, for example for a cup of coffee in advance. Please note: during the performance we do not grant access to the concert hall The Edesche Concertzaal is unsubsidized and is made possible by Eskes Media / DagjeWeg.NL.

  • Many payment options online;
  • Stage Gift Card OK, also online;
  • Free coffee/drinks/breakfasts;
  • Free wardrobe;
  • Free luxury program magazine;
  • Free and paid parking in the vicinity;
  • ECLive! Listen to the concert again in high quality afterwards (at selected concerts);
  • Enjoy the Edesche Concert Hall Diner at the adjacent atmospheric restaurant Buitenzorg;
  • Subsidy free and independent. Sponsor: DagjeWeg.NL Tickets;
  • NPO Radio 4 broadcasts regularly from the Edesche Concertzaal. Listen again to e.g.

Edesche Concertzaal

Amsterdamseweg 9, Ede

Directions: Car Public transportation