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    Overview

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    CASH FREE FESTIVAL

    Tickets sold at the concert venues.

    Charge Cards, Credit Cards & Swish accepted.

    Discounts for students/youth under the age of 25/senior citizens.

     

    COLOR CODES

    Concerts

    Workshops

    Lectures

    The Organ as Cultural Heritage

    Youth Organ Festival

     

     

     

     

     

  • Thursday October 11, 2018

     

    18:00-19:00 MORLANDA CHURCH (Admission Free) Map

    Organ recital, Kimberly Marshall.

  • Friday October 12, 2018

     

    12:00-12.30 GOTHENBURG CATHEDRAL (Admission free) Map

    Friday Music (30 minutes).
    Music by Bengt Hambraeus (1928-2000) and contemporaries.
    Master students of organ and related keyboard instruments at the Academy of Music and Drama, University of Gothenburg.

    19:30-20.30 GOTHENBURG CATHEDRAL (200/100 SEK) Map
    Opening Concert

    The PROJECT (Projektet) in twelve movements by Paula af Malmborg Ward (b. 1962) for soloists, three choirs, solo organ, percussion, and chamber orchestra.
    Choirs from Brunnsbo and Hvitfeldtska Music Schools, Vokalensemblen Espiro, Ligita Sneibe, organ, Jonas Larsson, percussion, Gageego! and Ulrike Heider, conductor.

  • Saturday October 13, 2018

     

    12:00-12.50 GOTHENBURG CATHEDRAL (Admission free) Map

    Organ Soundscapes.
    Organ music by Bengt Hambraeus (1928-2000).
    Hans Hellsten, organ.

    14:00-15.00 HAGA CHURCH (Admission free) Map
    Saturday Music.
    The Soundscape of the Renaissance.
    Schola Gothia (vocal ensemble).
    Kimberly Marshall, organ.

    This recital is made possible by the generous support from Karl Nelson Orgelbyggeri AB.


    17:00-18:00 GOTHENBURG CATHEDRAL (150/100 SEK) Map
    Annunciations, Organ concerto (1976-77) by Einojuhani Rautavaara (1928-2016).

    Di Sogni Tessuto by Tommie Haglund.
    Marinens Musikkår (The Swedish Navy Band).

    Anders Wilhelmsson, organ.
    Joachim Gustafsson, conductor.

     

    18:00-19.00 SLÄPS CHURCH (Admission free) Map

    Concert, Ilona Kubiaczyk-Adler.

     

    19:00-20.30 OSCAR FREDRIK CHURCH (Admission free) Map

    19.00-19.30 Introduction, Indra Rise (composer)

    19:30-20.30 Organ Celebration: 100 Years since the Baltic Independence.
    Organ music by composers from Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania.
    Ligita Sneibe, organ.

  • Sunday October 14, 2018

     

    13.00–16.00 GOTHENBURG CITY LIBRARY, Hörsalen (Admission free) Map
    The lectures are held in English

    Moderator: Sverker Jullander
    Organ Music after 1950: the discovery of a new world, Bernard Foccroulle.
    Stay in touch! Communication, associative thinking and the restoration of a lost world in the music of Bengt Hambræus, Hans Hellsten.

     

    17:00-18:00 HAGA CHURCH (100/80 SEK) Map
    Distant Collision of Dark Stars.
    Premier Performance of Organ Concerto by Jacob Adler.
    Haga Motettkör, orchestra.
    Ilona Kubiaczyk-Adler & Jacob Adler, organ.

    18:00-20:00 JOHANNEBERG CHURCH (Admission free) Map
    The Creation by Joseph Haydn . Soloists, choir, orchestra.

    Jan Delemark, conductor.

     

    20:00-21:00 CHRISTINAE CHURCH (150/100 SEK) Map

    The Organ as Scrying Glass Images from Shakespeare’s Hamlet.
    Davidsson Organ and Dance Collaborative.
    Henrik Jandorf, recitation and acting.
    Selected readings from Hamlet by William Shakespeare (1564–1616).
    Music by Bach, Hambraeus, Herchenröder, Ligeti, Nilsson, Messiaen.
    Stayce Camparo, Jonathan Davidsson and Gabriel Davidsson, dance and choreography.
    Thomas Mika, costumes.

    Ulrika Davidsson, light.
    Hans Davidsson, organ.

  • Monday October 15, 2018

     

    9.00-12.00 MORNING WORKSHOPS

     

    9.00-11.30 GÖTEBORG CITY LIBRARY (Admission free) Trappscenen Map

    Göteborg Youth Organ Festival.

    We build an organ and experiment with cosmic sounds (6-12 years). Hanna Drakengren & Jon Liinason.

    Nota bene! Booking: Hanna@Drakengren.com

     

    12.00-12.20 GÖTEBORG CITY LIBRARY (Admission free) Sagorummet Tellus Map

    Göteborg Youth Organ Festival.

    Organ Story (2-7 years).

    Linus Landgren, organ.

    Nota bene! Booking: Hanna@Drakengren.com

     

     

    12.00-12.30 CHRISTINAE CHURCH (Admission free) Map

    Lunch Concert

    Ilona Kubiaczyk-Adler, organ.

     

    12.45-13.15 GÖTEBORG CITY LIBRARY (Admission free) Trappscenen Map

    Göteborg Youth Organ Festival.

    The Secret Guest of the Day from Göteborg International Organ Festival is presented by Hans Davidsson, artistic director.

     

    13.30-16.00 AFTERNOON WORKSHOPS

     

    17.00-18.00 ÖRGRYTE NEW CHURCH (100/80 SEK) Map
    Nebulosa – Aleatoric Soundscapes.

    Jonas Simonson, flutes.

    Karin Nelson, organ.


    18.00-19:00 GOTHENBURG CATHEDRAL (200/100) Map
    The PROJECT (Projektet) in twelve movements by Paula af Malmborg Ward (b. 1962) for soloists, three choirs, solo organ, percussion, and chamber orchestra.
    Choirs from Brunnsbo and Hvitfeldtska Music Schools, Vokalensemblen Espiro, Ligita Sneibe, organ, Jonas Larsson, percussion, Gageego! and Ulrike Heider, conductor.


    19.30-20:30 ÖRGRYTE NEW CHURCH (100/80) Karta

    Music by Schlick, Buxtehude, Weckmann, Hambraeus, Boesmans, Foccroulle.

    Bernard Foccroulle, organ.

  • Tuesday October 16, 2018

     

    9.00-12.00 MORNING WORKSHOPS

     

    9.00-11.30 GÖTEBORG CITY LIBRARY (Admission free) Trappscenen Map

    Göteborg Youth Organ Festival.

    We build an organ and experiment with cosmic sounds (6-12 years). Hanna Drakengren & Jon Liinason.

    Nota bene! Booking: Hanna@Drakengren.com

     

    12.00-12.20 GÖTEBORG CITY LIBRARY (Admission free) Sagorummet Tellus Map

    Göteborg Youth Organ Festival.

    Organ Story (2-7 years).

    Linus Landgren, organ.

    Nota bene! Booking: Hanna@Drakengren.com

     

    12.00-12.30 CHRISTINAE CHURCH (Admission free) Map

    Lunch Concert

    Emil Sjögren – Soundscape from the Late Romantic.

    Sverker Jullander, organ.

     

    12.45-13.15 GÖTEBORG CITY LIBRARY (Admission free) Trappscenen Map

    Göteborg Youth Organ Festival.

    The Secret Guest of the Day from Göteborg International Organ Festival is presented by Hans Davidsson, artistic director.

     

    13.30-14.00 ÖRGRYTE NEW CHURCH

    (Admission free) Map
    The lectures are held in English

    Moderator: Sverker Jullander.
    Welcome, Hans Davidsson.
    Bengt Hambraeus: "Ricercare" (1974), Bernard Foccroulle.

     

    14.00-14.45 ÖRGRYTE NEW CHURCH

    (Admission free) Map
    The lectures are held in English

    Moderator: Sverker Jullander.
    Medieval and Renaissance Organ Music: an Overview, Kimberly Marshall.

     

    14.45-15.30 ÖRGRYTE NEW CHURCH

    (Admission free) Map
    The lectures are held in English

    Moderator: Sverker Jullander.
    The Soundscape of the Medieval and Renaissance Organ, Koos van de Linde.

     

    15:30–16:00 AFTERNOON WORKSHOP

     

    19:30-20:30 VASA CHURCH (100/80 SEK) Map
    Vocal Soundscapes of the Medieval - Stella Maris - a Ladymass.
    Trio Mediaeval:

    Anna Maria Friman, Linn Andrea Fuglseth, Jorunn Lovise Husan.

     

    22.00-23.00 CHRISTINAE CHURCH (100/80 SEK) Map
    Symphonic Soundscapes.
    French and American 20th century music.
    Nathan Laube, organ.

  • Wednesday October 17, 2018

     

    9.00-12.00 MORNING WORKSHOPS

     

    9.00-11.30 GÖTEBORG CITY LIBRARY (Admission free) Trappscenen Map

    Göteborg Youth Organ Festival.

    We build an organ and experiment with cosmic sounds (6-12 years). Hanna Drakengren & Jon Liinason.

    Nota bene! Booking: Hanna@Drakengren.com

     

    12.00-12.20 GÖTEBORG CITY LIBRARY (Admission free) Sagorummet Tellus Map

    Göteborg Youth Organ Festival.

    Organ Story (2-7 years).

    Linus Landgren, organ.

    Nota bene! Booking: Hanna@Drakengren.com

     

    12.00-12.30 CHRISTINAE CHURCH (Admission free) Map

    Lunch Concert

    Daniel Berg, percussion. Johannes Landgren, organ.

     

    12:15–13:15 MARIESTAD CATHEDRAL (Admission free) Map

    Concert, Ligita Sneibe.

     

    12.45-13.15 GÖTEBORG CITY LIBRARY (Admission free) Trappscenen Map

    Göteborg Youth Organ Festival.

    The Secret Guest of the Day from Göteborg International Organ Festival is presented by Hans Davidsson, artistic director.

     

    13.30-16.00 AFTERNOON WORKSHOP

     

    13:30-14.00 BETLEHEM CHURCH (Admission free) Map

    The lecture is held in English

    Moderator: Sverker Jullander.

    Philippe Boesmans ”Fanfare II” (1972), Bernard Foccroulle.

     

    14:00-14.45 BETLEHEM CHURCH (Admission free) Map

    The lecture is held in English

    Moderator: Sverker Jullander.

    Bengt Hambraeus Livre d’Orgue, Martin Herchenröder.

     

    CANCELLED DUE TO ILLNESS

    17:00-18:00 ÖRGRYTE NEW CHURCH (100/80 SEK) Map
    Cosmic Sounds of Voices and Organ.
    Hymn Festival Concert and Improvisation.

    Sietze de Vries, organ.

     

    19:00-21:00 ARTISTEN, Ohlinsalen (200/100 SEK) Map

    Mystery Rose Garden - Chamber Music of the Renaissance and the Baroque.
    Consort of instruments and chamber organ.
    Manderscheidt organ (1650, restored by Mads Kjersgaard 1972-77), Göteborg Baroque and Magnus Kjellson, organ.

    Nota bene! Book Your tickets here.

     

    19:30-20.30 CHRISTINAE CHURCH (100/80 SEK) Map

    The Cosmic Soundscapes of the Organ and Percussion.

    Music by Eben, Hambraeus, Maros, Messiaen and Carl Axel Hall (Premier Performance).

    Daniel Berg, percussion, Johannes Landgren, organ.

  • Thursday October 18, 2018

     

    9.00-12.00 MORNING WORKSHOPS

     

    9.00-11.30 GÖTEBORG CITY LIBRARY (Admission free) Trappscenen Map

    Göteborg Youth Organ Festival.

    We build an organ and experiment with cosmic sounds (6-12 years). Hanna Drakengren & Jon Liinason.

    Nota bene! Booking: Hanna@Drakengren.com

     

    12.00-12.20 GÖTEBORG CITY LIBRARY (Admission free) Sagorummet Tellus Map

    Göteborg Youth Organ Festival.

    Organ Story (2-7 years).

    Linus Landgren, organ.

    Nota bene! Booking: Hanna@Drakengren.com

     

    12.00-12.30 CHRISTINAE CHURCH (Admission free) Map

    Lunch Concert

    Kira Lankinen, organ.

     

    12.45-13.15 GÖTEBORG CITY LIBRARY (Admission free) Trappscenen Map

    Göteborg Youth Organ Festival.

    The Secret Guest of the Day from Göteborg International Organ Festival is presented by Hans Davidsson, artistic director.

     

    13.30-16.00 AFTERNOON WORKSHOPS

     

    17:00-18:00 ÖRGRYTE NEW CHURCH (100/80 SEK) Map
    O Lux beata Trinitas – Cosmic Reflections for Voices and Organ.

    Music by Matthias Weckmann (1616-1674).
    Vocal ensemble, Hans Davidsson, organ.

     

    18:30-19.30 JONSERED CHURCH (Admission free) Map

    Concert, Anne Page.

     

    19:00-20.00 ARTISTEN, Ohlinsalen (200/100 SEK) Map
    Mystery Rose Garden - Chamber Music of the Renaissance and the Baroque.
    Consort of instruments and chamber organ.
    Manderscheidt organ (1650, restored by Mads Kjersgaard 1972-77), Göteborg Baroque and Magnus Kjellson, organ.

    Nota bene! Book Your tickets here.

     

    22:00-23:00 ARTISTEN, Bergersalen (100/80 SEK) Map
    Microcosm of Polyphony.
    Johann Sebastian Bach: “Die Kunst der Fuge”.
    Ulrika Davidsson and Joel Speerstra, duoclavichord.

  • Friday October 19, 2018

     

    9.00-12.00 MORNING WORKSHOPS

     

    9.00-11.30 GÖTEBORG CITY LIBRARY (Admission free) Trappscenen Map

    Göteborg Youth Organ Festival.

    We build an organ and experiment with cosmic sounds (6-12 years). Sverker Jullander & Jon Liinason.

    Nota bene! Booking: Hanna@Drakengren.com

     

    10.00-11.00 GOTHENBURG CATHEDRAL (Admission free) Map

    Fabbe at the House of Organs. Organ Story for kids and adults from the age of 4 years. Karin Sigge Dahlqvist, actor. Hanna Drakengren, organ.

     

    10.00-16.00 GOTHENBURG CONCERT HALL, Neeme Järvi room - enter through the staff entrance, from Viktor Rydbergsgatan (Admission free) Map

    The Organ as Cultural Heritage - symposion.

    All lectures are held in Swedish.

     

    12.00-12.30 CHRISTINAE CHURCH (Admission free) Map

    Lunch Concert

    Ligita Sneibe, organ.

     

    12.00-12.20 GÖTEBORG CITY LIBRARY (Admission free) Sagorummet Tellus Map

    Göteborg Youth Organ Festival.

    Organ Story (2-7 years).

    Linus Landgren, organ.

    Nota bene! Booking: Hanna@Drakengren.com

     

     

    12.00-13.00 GOTHENBURG CATHEDRAL (Admission free) Map

    Fabbe at the House of Organs. Organ Story for kids and adults from the age of 4 years. Karin Sigge Dahlqvist, actor. Hanna Drakengren, organ.

     

    12.45-13.15 GÖTEBORG CITY LIBRARY (Admission free) Trappscenen Map

    Göteborg Youth Organ Festival.

    The Secret Guest of the Day from Göteborg International Organ Festival is presented by Hans Davidsson, artistic director.

     

    13.30-16.00 AFTERNOON WORKSHOPS

     

    13.30-19.30 GOTHENBURG YOUTH ORGAN CAMP

     

    17.00-18.00 CHRISTINAE CHURCH (Admission free) Map

    Inaugurating the new Kilström cembalo.

    Cembalist, Edoardo Bellotti, Italy.

     

    19:00-19.30 KULTURTEMPLET (Free admission) Map

    Improvisation Concert.

    Göteborg Youth Organ Camp.

    Nota bene! Booking: lars.storm@organacademy.se

     

    19:30-20:30 ÖRGRYTE NEW CHURCH Map
    New Soundscapes for the Organ - Organ, tape and live electronics.
    Music by Ericsson (Premier Performance), Hambraeus and others.
    Hans-Ola Ericsson, organ.
    Anders Hannus, sound processing.

     

    20:00-20.20 KULTURTEMPLET (100/80 SEK) Map

    Swish Payment only: 123 166 80 60

    Gaudete in Tenebris.

    Schola Gothia, vocal quartet.

    Nota bene! Booking: lars.storm@organacademy.se

     

    20:30 - 20.50 KULTURTEMPLET (100/80 SEK) Map

    Swish Payment only: 123 166 80 60

    Gaudete in Tenebris.

    Schola Gothia, vocal quartet.

    Nota bene! Booking: lars.storm@organacademy.se

     

    22:30 - 22:50 KULTURTEMPLET (100/80 SEK) Map

    Swish Payment only: 123 166 80 60

    Dark Phantasias.

    Joel Speerstra, clavichord.

    Nota bene! Booking: lars.storm@organacademy.se

     

    CANCELLED!

    23:00 - 23:20 KULTURTEMPLET (100/80 SEK) Map

    Swish Payment only: 123 166 80 60

    Dark Phantasias.

    Joel Speerstra, clavichord.

    Nota bene! Booking: lars.storm@organacademy.se

  • Saturday October 20, 2018

     

    9:00-18:00 GOTHENBURG YOUTH ORGAN CAMP

     

    10.00-15.00 GÖTEBORG CITY LIBRARY (Admission free) Trappscenen Map

    Göteborg Youth Organ Festival.

    We build an organ, experiment with cosmic sounds and see an Organ Story (2-12 years). Linus Landgren, & Jon Liinason.

     

    9.00-9.30 ÖRGRYTE NEW CHURCH (Admission free) Map

    The lecture is held in English

    Creative Keyboards: Presentation of an ongoing research project at Göteborg University, Joel Speerstra, Ulrika Davidsson, Hans-Ola Ericsson, Magnus Kjellson.

    Moderator: Sverker Jullander.

    (Continues 9.30-11.00 in Örgryte New Church, Parish Hall, see below.)

     

    9.30-11.00 ÖRGRYTE NEW CHURCH, PARISH HALL (Admission free) Map

    The lecture is held in English

    (Continued from session in Örgryte New Church 9.00-9.30, see above.)

    Creative Keyboards: Presentation of an ongoing research project at Göteborg University, Joel Speerstra, Ulrika Davidsson, Hans-Ola Ericsson, Magnus Kjellson.

    Moderator: Sverker Jullander.

     

    11.00-11.45 ÖRGRYTE NEW CHURCH, PARISH HALL (Admission free) Map

    The lecture is held in English

    Bengt Hambraeus as a Pioneer in Studios for Electronic Music, Mats Lindström (EMS in Stockholm).

    Moderator: Sverker Jullander.

     

    11.45-12.30 ÖRGRYTE NEW CHURCH, PARISH HALL (Admission free) Map

    The lecture is held in English

    Bengt Hambraeus Livre d’Orgue, Martin Herchenröder.

    Moderator: Sverker Jullander.

     

    12.30-13.00 ÖRGRYTE NEW CHURCH, PARISH HALL (Admission free) Map

    The lecture is held in English

    Social Media for Musicians and Scholars: A Golden Opportunity – or a Waste of Time?, Wim Winters.

    Moderator: Sverker Jullander.

     

    14:00-15:00 HAGA CHURCH (Admission free) Map

    Saturday Music.
    Mixed soundscapes.
    Anne Page, organ.

     

    15.15-16.30 GÖTEBORG CITY LIBRARY (Admission free) Trappscenen Map

    Organ Safari (6-12 years).

    Meeting point at the Staircase for a walk to the Organ Hall at Artisten, Academy of Music and Drama.
    We will be back at the City Library at 16.30.

     

    17:00-18:00 ST. PAULI CHURCH (Admission free) Map
    Symphonic Organ Soundscapes.
    Kira Lankinen, organ.

     

    19:30-20.30 OSCAR FREDRIK CHURCH (Admission free) Map
    Cosmic Visions.
    Music for organ and cello by Hambraeus, Stockhausen, Herchenröder (Premier Performance).
    Friedrich Gauwerky, cello, and Martin Herchenröder, organ.

  • Sunday October 21, 2018

     

    12.00-12.45 THE NEEME JÄRVI HALL, Göteborg Concert Hall (Admission free) Enter through the staff entrance, from Viktor Rydbergsgatan Map

    The lecture is held in English

    New organ project:
    The Lorentz organ in Kristianstad, Koos van de Linde & Paul Peeters.

     

    13.00-14.15 THE NEEME JÄRVI HALL, Göteborg Concert Hall (Admission free) Enter through the staff entrance, from Viktor Rydbergsgatan Map

    The lecture is held in English

    New organ project:

    The New Organ for the Gothenburg Concert Hall, Wendelin Eberle (Rieger), Reference group for the project: Hans Davidsson, Hans-Ola Ericsson, Nathan Laube, Koos van de Linde, Paul Peeters, Joris Verdin, Magnus Kjellson.

     

    13:00-14:00 ÖRGRYTE NEW CHURCH (Admission free) Map

    Final Concert by international participants.

     

    15:00-16:00 GOTHENBURG CATHEDRAL (100/80 SEK) Map

    Chamber Music by Pärt, Varese and Staffan Storm.

    Gageego!.

    Mikael Fridén, organ.

     

    17:00-18.00 CHRISTINAE CHURCH, ALINGSÅS (Admission free) Map

    Concert, Kira Lankinen.


    18:00-19:00 ÄLVSBORG CHURCH (Admission free) Map

    Final Concert by international participants.