Our privacy policy was last updated on Friday 25 May 2018View it hereDismiss
Bachtrack logo
Flag of Norway

Composer: Nystedt, Knut (1915-2014)

Fact file
Year of birth1915
Year of death2014
NationalityNorway
Period20th century
October 2018
MonTueWedThuFriSatSun
01020304050607
08091011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
29303101020304
05060708091011
Evening performance
Matinee performance
Upcoming eventsSee more...

Hampton HillCamerata Chamber Choir of Copenhagen

© Mathias Bojesen
Nystedt, Sandström, Stenhammar, Langgaard, Eriksson, Jersild, Grieg
Copenhagen Chamber Choir Camerata

CanterburyChoral works by Haydn, Finzi and others

Haydn, Finzi, MacMillan, Dubra, Nystedt, Mathias
Edward-Rhys Harry; City of Canterbury Chamber Choir; Edward Kemp-Luck

LondonBach Remixed

Bach, Nystedt, Williams
City of London Sinfonia; Roderick Williams; Alexandra Wood; The Epiphoni Consort; James Sparks
Latest reviewsSee more...

Chorus of Royal Northern Sinfonia explore Bach and beyond

Hugh Brunt © Trent McMinn
A patchy performance by The Chorus of Royal Northern Sinfonia in a concert following the influence of J.S. Bach on later choral composers.
***11
Read more

Latvian Radio Choir impresses in Dublin

Latvian Radio Choir © Latvian Radio Choir
LRC give a sublime rendition of Rachmaninov's All Night Vigil and astound with surreal vocal effects in the contemporary music of the second half. 
****1
Read more

Exultate Singers in Roxanna Panufnik Premières

Roxanna Panufnik  ©  Keith Saunders

Contemporary religious music can seem to exist in a different world to the rest of contemporary music, and rarely since Messiaen was in his prime has there been much evidence of it as a really progressive wing of composition. But unlike much new music, new religious music is often written with a clear sense of purpose in mind, particularly when it is intended specifically for liturgical use – and so accusing it of not being wildly bold in terms of style is sort of missing the point. This Saturday evening's concert, part of the London Festival of Contemporary Church Music, was an excellent introduction to several rewarding sacred works.

***11
Read more

Sigvards Kļava and Capella Amsterdam experiment

Cappella Amsterdam,  ©  Marco Borggreve
For this concert Sigvards Kļava, chief conductor and artistic leader of the Latvian Radio Choir, worked as a guest conductor for the Dutch choir Capella Amsterdam. Modern and contemporary classical music play a significant, but not exclusive, role in the repertoires of both choirs.
****1
Read more

Vom Dunkel zum Licht

Ein Karsamstag im Zeichen des unsterblichen Johann Sebastian Bach.
***11
Read more