The Oslo Chamber Choir (Oslo Kammerkor) in masterclass and concert

Artists in Residence: Oslo Chamber Choir
Made possible by the generosity of Triple T Ranch

The Oslo Chamber Choir, made up of 24 professional singers and their director Håkon Nystedt (grandson of the Norwegian choral composer, Knut Nystedt) will be Artists in Residence at Minot State University. On September 29 at 12 p.m. in Ann Nicole Nelson Hall, they will present a free open rehearsal and masterclass with opportunities for MSU students and those attending to sing alongside them. They will discuss choral pedagogy, their commitment to Scandinavian folk music, and the music of the traditional choral repertoire. They will also be guests of Minot’s Norsk Høstfest on September 30. Finally, on October 1 they will present a full-length concert at 3 p.m. in Ann Nicole Nelson Hall before heading out on their Midwest concert tour.

  • Free masterclass and open rehearsal
    Sept. 29, 2023 - 12pm Ann Nicole Nelson hall
  • Performances at Høstfest Sept. 30, 2023
  • Full-length Concert Oct. 1, 2023
    $35/ticket - 3pm Ann Nicole Nelson Hall
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Oslo Chamber Choir Apprenticeship Program
Made possible by the generosity of Todd and Janet Mathistad

Minot State University is delighted to announce the Oslo Chamber Choir Apprenticeship Program. One Minot State University choral scholar will be selected to travel with expenses paid, to Oslo, Norway to assist the Oslo Chamber Choir two weeks prior to their June 2024 concert.

Donations accepted for MSU Concert Choir travel to Norway

Håkon Nystedt,
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