Julekoncert - Christmas concert

Schedule

Tue Dec 06 2022 at 07:30 pm

Location

Den Danske Kirke i Luxembourg | Luxembourg, LU

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[ENGLISH below]
Den danske ambassade og Den danske kirke indbyder til julekoncert med
Brian Grønbæk Jensen, basbaryton
Kasper Knudsen, trompet
Lars Sømod, orgel og klaver
Programmet byder på danske, svenske og engelske julesange, musik fra Händel’s ‘Messias’ og J.S.Bachs ‘Juleoratorium’, juleviser og festlige trompettoner fra den franske barok og fællessang af danske advents- og julesalmer.
Brian Grønbæk Jensen synger i både Det Kongelige Operakor og i DR’s Koncertkor. Han har medvirket som sanger/skuespiller i filmen Hvidsten Gruppen II 2022, samt som sanger og skuespiller på bl.a. Østre Gasværk Teater, Riddersalen, Cafeteateret og Husets Teater og medvirket som bassanger i mange forskellige Disney-film.
Kasper Knudsen har under studierejser modtaget undervisning hos messingblæser-legenderne Arnold Jacobs og Adolph Herseth fra Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Vincent Penzarella fra New York Philharmonic samt David Bilger fra Philadelphia Orchestra. Solist blandt andet med flere danske militærorkestre.
Lars Sømod er organist ved Vor Frelsers Kirke i København og regnes for en af sin generations fineste, danske orgelspillere. Han er dirigent for flere danske kammerkor og komponist til kirkemusikalske værker, det mest opførte er ‘Requiem - en sang om tab og tro’ fra 2000. Som klokkenist er Sømod ansvarlig for klokkespillets musik i Vor Frelsers berømte, snoede spir.
Efter koncerten serveres der glögg og æbleskiver.
Fri entré.
[ENGLISH]
The Danish Embassy and the Danish Church invite you to a Christmas concert with
Brian Grønbæk Jensen, bass baritone
Kasper Knudsen, trumpet
Lars Sømod, organ and piano
The program offers Danish, Swedish and English Christmas carols, music from Händel's 'Messiah' and J.S.Bach's 'Christmas Oratorium', carols and festive trumpet tones from the French Baroque and sing-along of Danish Advent and Christmas hymns.
Brian Grønbæk Jensen sings in both the Royal Opera Choir and in Denmark's public broadcasting company’s (DR) Concert Choir. He appeared as a singer/actor in the movie The Bereaved, 2022, as well as as a singer and actor in different well-known Danish theatres such as: “Østre Gasværk Teater, Riddersalen, Cafeteateret, Husets Teater” and appeared as a bass singer in many different Disney films.
During study trips, Kasper Knudsen has received lessons from brass legends Arnold Jacobs and Adolph Herseth from the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Vincent Penzarella from the New York Philharmonic and David Bilger from the Philadelphia Orchestra. Soloist with several Danish military orchestras, among others.
Lars Sømod is the organist at “The Church of Our Saviour” (Vor Frelsers Kirke) in Copenhagen and is considered one of the finest Danish organists of his generation. He is the conductor of several Danish chamber choirs and composer of church musical works, the most performed being 'Requiem - a song about loss and faith' from 2000. As a bellringer, Sømod is responsible for the music of the carillon in Vor Frelser's famous, winding spire.
There will be served mulled wine and Danish “’æbleskiver” after the concert.
Free entrance.
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Den Danske Kirke i Luxembourg, 23, rue de la chapelle,Medingen, Luxembourg, Luxembourg, Luxembourg

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