Hannu Norjanen, conductor
Chamber Choir Kampin Laulu
The magnificent Requiems by Fauré and Duruflé will be sung at this year’s VocalEspoo. Are you an experienced choir singer? If so, come and join the festival choir and sing these two fine works. The choir will be rehearsed by Hannu Norjanen and the ‘home’ choir will be the Chamber Choir Kampin Laulu.
The course will culminate in a concert held in collaboration with the Organ Night and Aria Festival in Tapiola Church on June 9. The orchestra for the Fauré Requiem will be the E-Ensemble, and the Duruflé Requiem will be performed in a version with organ accompaniment in the hands of ace organist. The soloists in both works will be soprano Hedvig Paulig and baritone Elja Puukko.
The singers (40) for the course will be accepted in order of application, but so that all the vocal registers are presented. The course fee is €90 and includes a festival t-shirt. The fee will be charged before the start of the festival. The sheet music for the works can be ordered at a cost of €13.20 per copy plus postage. Registration for the course ends on April 30.
Sunday June 5
12.00-16.00 Espoo Cultural Centre
Monday June 6.
18.00-21.00 Espoo Cultural Centre
Tuesday June 7
17.45.-20.45 Tapiola Church
Wednesday June 8
12.30-16.30 Tapiola Church
Thursday June 9
18.00-20.00 Dress rehearsal Tapiola Church
Photo: Kampin Laulu © Markku Pihlaja