Birgit Nilsson Gala Concert 2019

Welcome to this year’s big outdoor concert which will be held both on 3 and 4 August at the Birgit Nilsson Museum. The Birgit Nilsson gala concerts are the conclusion of the 2019 Birgit Nilsson Days, featuring opera singers Karita Mattila, Elisabeth Strid, Sae-Kyung Rim, Frida Johansson, Martina Dike, Daniel Johansson, Hector Sandoval and Taras Shtonda together with Bjäre church choirs, Helsingborg Concert Hall Choir, Helsingborg Symphony Orchestra and Conductor Leif Segerstam. Master of ceremony: Stefan Johansson.

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Birgit Nilsson Festive Concert 2019 on Saturday 3 August at 18:00. Admission from 16:00 and on Sunday 4 August at 14:00. Admission from 12:00

Program

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Participants

Helsingborg Symphony Orchestra under Conductor Leif Segerstam will accompany a fantastic array of singers - sopranos Karita Mattila, Elisabet Strid, Sae-Kuyng Rim, Frida Johansson, mezzo-soprano Martina Dike, tenors Daniel Johansson, Hector Sandoval, bass Taras Shtonda plus about a hundred choral singers from Bjäre church choirs and Helsingborg Concert Hall Choir. Choir master Mats Paulsson. Director and radio personality Stefan Johansson will present a program based on some of Birgit Nilsson’s signature roles – excerpts from Aida, Fidelio, Turandot, Lohengrin and Tristan and Isolde.

Tickets

Tickets available through Julius Biljettservice. For personal service, please dial + 46 (0)775 – 700 400. Concert date: Saturday 3 August Location: the Birgit Nilsson Museum (out of doors) Time: 18:00 – 19:40 (no intermission): Admission: 16:00 Concert date: Sunday 4 August Location: the Birgit Nilsson Museum (out of doors) Time: 14:00 - 15:40 (no intermission): Admission: 12:00

Practical information

Concert programs, beverages, snacks etc sold on site in conjunction with the festive concert. Payment: cash or swish. Outdoor concert: dress for the weather!

Important information about roads and parking

The road named Birgit Nilsson väg will be signposted with no entry signs in both directions during the concert days. Parking of vehicles only allowed in Prästliden car park in Båstad (parking fee) and at Boarp Handelsby. From these places shuttle buses will take the concertgoers to and from the museum. 3 August: First departure at 16:00 and last departure from Båstad 17.30 4 August: First departure at 12:00 and last departure from Båstad at 13:30. After the concert the shuttle buses will take concertgoers back to Boarp/Båstad.

Bicycle parking

Designated area at the museum. The road named Birgit Nilssons väg is a one-way road during the concert days. When going to the concert turn into Birgit Nilssons väg from Karpa gada/Boarpsvägen. After the concert leave in the direction of Svenstadsvägen. Please observe that you have to give way to the big buses running on this road.

Accessible parking

Limited parking area near the museum only for visitors who need accessible parking and can present a parking permit issued by the museum. Please dial + 46 (0)431 311 860 or email info@birgitnilsson.com. Birgit Nilssons väg is a one-way road during the concert days. When going to the concert you may enter from Karpa Gada/Boarpsvägen provided that you show your parking permit. After the concert leave in the direction of Svenstadsvägen.