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The Oslo Chamber Choir on Minnesota Concert Tour

Oslo Kammerkor (Oslo chamber choir), among the leading choirs in Norway, has become particularly famous for its groundbreaking exploration of vocal folk music. They have brought the ancient Norwegian singing tradition called "kveding," usually done by single voices, into innovative choir performances.

For the kick-off of its 2009-10 season, the Edvard Grieg Society of Norway House will present The Oslo Chamber Choir in a Minnesota concert tour. In 2009, The Oslo Chamber Choir celebrates its 25th anniversary. It was founded by Grete Pedersen and has established itself as one of the leading choirs in Norway, performing different genres of ...

Norway House 6th Annual Midtsommer Celebration

The 6th Annual Norway House Midtsommer Celebration will be held on Thursday, July 16 in Excelsior, MN. This year Norway House will honor five exemplary and innovative leaders in Minnesota public service who have shown the ‘going Viking’ traits of individuality, leadership, and collaboration, and who work to advance the wellbeing of all peoples. Norway House is ...