On this page, we present some of the concerts that we have held over the years. To view our upcoming concerts, click here.
The Half-Finished Heaven October 27 18:00, Sofia church
It’s time for the main event of the autumn for us in Sofia Vokalensemble! The concert will include an exciting world premiere and some pieces that the choir really loves. Welcome!
Until the Daybreak – concert 29 September at 18:00, Nacka church
Vi start the fall season with a guest appearance at Nacka church. We will perform a mixed repertoire with some our favorites pieces from past seasons.
Summer evening concert June 6, 20:00, Sofia church
The summer evening concert is one of our yearly traditions. This year we perform a repertoire which spans from J S Bach’s motet “Singet dem Herrn ein neues Lied” to S-D Sandström’s “Lobet dem Herrn”.
Concert during Sofia church’s organ festival April 21, 18:00, Sofia church
The Sofia Church arranges an organ festival to properly inaugurate the church’s renovated organ. We hold our own concert during the festival. We premiered the piece Anim Semiraus by the young Swedish composert Jacob Mühlrad.
Bach Mass in B minor March 17 18:00, Sofia church
We performed J.S Bach’s Mass in B minor together with baroque orchestra Tre Kronor and soloists in the Sofia church.
Helena Eklund Stigsdotter, soprano
Maria Sanner, alto
Conny Thimander, tenor
Johan Wållberg, bass
Concert – Sofia Vokalensemble meets Anders Paulsson
Sofia church, Dec 9th
The second Sunday of Advent, we hold our annual Advent concert in Sofia church. Come and enjoy both traditional and contemporary Christmas music along with us and our guest artist soprano saxofonist Anders Paulsson!
Earlier this year Anders was awarded “Litteris et Artibus” from the hand of the Swedish king for his outstanding achievements as soprano saxofonist. He made an acclaimed guest appearance during our summer concert in June, and we’re very excited to be cooperating with him again.
Admission: 100 SEK
Tickets are on sale in the church an hour before.
Ersta church, Nov 4th
Singet dem Herrn
Sofia Vokalensemble sings three of J.S Bach’s beautiful motets.
From the program:
Singet dem Herrn ein neues Lied
Jesu, miene Freude
Der Geist hilft unser Schwachheit auf
Sveriges Radio (Swedish Radio) will record the concert which will be broadcast later.
Warmly welcome to Ersta church on Nov 4th at 6 pm.
Ersta church, June 6th
Sofia Vokalensemble celebrates summer and the national holiday at Ersta church.
Eric Ericson hall, April 1st
Sofia Vokalensemble shares a concert with Stockholms Musikgymnasium and Adolf Fredriks Musikklasser. The concert is held at Eric Ericson hall on Skeppsholmen in Stockholm.
See Eric Ericson hall’s home page for more information.
- Sunday 1 Apr at 18:00
- Eric Ericsonhallen, Kyrkslingan 2-4 (Skeppsholm’s church)
S:ta Clara church, March 17th
The Sofia church is under renovation during 2012 so the choir holds concerts at other venues in Stockholm. Listen to parts of Sofia Vokalensemble’s competition program before European Grand Prix for Choral Singing. Swedish Radio will record the concert.
- S:ta Clara church
- Saturday 17 March at 18:00
Sofia church, Dec 17-18th
The traditional Christmas concerts in Sofia church, with all the church’s choirs. See http://www.svenskakyrkan.se/sofia for tickets and information.
Sofia church, Dec 4th
A Spotless Rose
Sofia Vokalensemble’s own Christmas concert, where new and interesting music from the autumn program is mixed with traditional Christmas repertoire.
Härnösand cathedral, Nov 27th
A Spotless Rose
Sofia Vokalensemble holds a Christmas concert in Härnösand’s Cathedral. More information will follow. See also http://www.harnosandsdomkyrka.se/.
Eric Ericson Hall, Nov 24th
Sofia Vokalensemble meets Kammerkoret NOVA
Sofia Vokalensemble shares an Advent concert with the Norwegian choir Kammerkoret NOVA. The Stockholm Music Gymnasium also participate in the concert, which takes place in the Eric Ericson Hall on Skeppsholmen in Stockholm.
See Eric Ericson Hall’s website for more information.
Stora Kopparberg’s church, Oct 20th
Opening concert – Choir Leader Congress in Falun
On 20-21 October we will go to Falun, where the choir has the great honor to perform at the opening concert of the Choir Leader Congress, arranged by FSK, the Swedish Association of Conductors. The congress includes workshops, seminars and concerts, and the participants are individuals who are active as choir leaders in Sweden. We are obviously very proud to have been selected for the opening concert and look forward to treat the congress participants to both contemporary music and repertoire that is dear to our hearts.
Uppsala Dome, Sep 11th
We like doing concerts at new places and on September 11th we’ll will visit the choir city of Uppsala for a concert at the Dome. Our concert program includes Johannes Brahm’s romantic choir music as well as pieces from Nordic composers.
Sofia church, Sep 8th
Concert with Ad Hoc
We start the autumn season with a concert which we will share with the male quintet Ad Hoc (www.adhocensemble.se). It’ll be a musical meeting between Sofia Vokalensemble’s varma, rich choir sound and Ad hoc’s smooth renaissance music. The concert is done in cooperation with Stockholm-Fryshyset Rotary club foundation.
Sofia church, June 9th
Sofia Vokalensemble’s traditional summer evening concert.
Sofia church, Apr 10th
Den längsta resan (The longest journey)
On Sunday April 10 it is once again time for the annual spring concert of Sofia Vokalensemble. This year we bring you a mixed program consisting of music from our upcoming tour to Maribor, Slovenia – a trip we are very much looking forward to as we are competing in their International Choral Competition of 2011.
The concert mixes traditional swedish music with such composers as Gallus, Schnittke and Whitacre. We will also be performing one of our new favourite pieces: Den längsta Resan ( The Longest Journey) by composer Kjell Perder. Swedish Radio will be recording the concert with will later be broadcast in P2.