Birgit Nilsson-days 2021
The Birgit Nilsson Days 2021, 9-14 August, will be held for the fourth year in a row in the big opera star's home region in Västra Karup. The week ends with three concerts in Västra Karup's church, when we again welcome Stefan Johansson as a speaker. The week begins on 9–12 August, with Birgit Nilsson Master Class for new promising opera singers and led by soprano Miah Persson. The work culminates in a concert in Västra Karup's church on 12 August. Soprano Johanna Wallroth will be presented with this year’s Birgit Nilsson Stipendium on Friday 13 August at Västra Karup church, following which she will give a recital with pianist Magnus Svensson. The 2021 Birgit Nilsson Days conclude on Saturday 14 August at 18.00 with a special concert entitled “In Birgit’s footsteps.” Miah Persson leads a cast of talented young Swedish singers, including present and past recipients of the Birgit Nilsson Stipendium – soprano, Johanna Wallroth (2021 recipient), mezzo-soprano, Emma Sventelius (2020 recipient), Joel Annmo tenor and bass , Henning von Schulman (2016 recipient). Pianist Elisabeth Boström. The programme, comprising arias and scenes from Don Giovanni, Fidelio, Lohengrin and Der Rosenkavalier, will be accompanied by pianist Elisabeth Boström. The concert "In Birgit's footsteps" is performed with the support of Barbro Oscher Pro Suecia Foundation, Event in Skåne, Västra Bjäre Pastorate and Winni Fejne (private donor). A big and warm thank you!
The Birgit Nilsson Days 2021 program & tickets
Tickets are on sale from 1 July through. Julius Biljettservice
Limited number of tickets for the concerts in Västra Karup's church.
The live-streaming is free of charge.
To the live-streaming of Master Class training Tuesday 10/8
To the live-streaming of Master Class training Wednesday 11/8
To the live-streaming of Master Class concert Thursday 12/8
To the live-streaming of Birgit Nilsson Stipendium concert Friday 13/8
To the live-streaming of Opera concert "In Birgit's footsteps" Saturday 14/8 (the concert link will be public again after 23/8)
Programfolder Master Class
Programfolder extra Master Class