GRIEG: PEER GYNT IN CONCERT

January 13-14, 2023 | Music Hall

Grieg’s musical embodiment of Ibsen’s tale comes to life at Music Hall.

Program

DANÍEL BJARNASON: Violin Concerto

EDVARD GRIEG: Peer Gynt [concert-staged production]

Artists

Louis Langrée, conductor

Pekka Kuusisto, violin

Camilla Tilling, soprano (Solveig)
May Festival Chorus, Robert Porco, director
Concert Theatre Works, Bill Barclay, director

Venue

Music Hall

Series

Series 2

What's Interesting

A Norwegian fairy tale comes to life in Music Hall with a concert staging of Grieg’s enchanting score to Ibsen’s play, created and directed by Bill Barclay, former Director of Music at Shakespeare's Globe. Louis Langrée leads the Orchestra and cast, including soprano Camilla Tilling and the May Festival Chorus. Bjarnason’s Violin Concerto opens the program with whimsical whistling by soloist Pekka Kuusisto, for whom the concerto was written.

We believe that great music is for everyone, regardless of your budget. This concert is eligible for Pay What You Wish Pricing, as well as other discounts. To learn more visit Music for All.