Master Class 2019

In connection with The Birgit Nilsson Days 2019 a Master class for singers will be held on 27 July – 2 August with world renowned Finnish soprano Karita Mattila in collaboration with Swedish soprano Gitta-Maria Sjöberg and pianist Elisabeth Boström. The tuition will focus on the interpretation of opera arias and romances and end with a closing concert in Västra Karup Church on 2 August. Additional information, e.g. about scholarship applications at www.birgitnilsson.com

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Location: Birgit Nilsson Museum, Birgit Nilsson väg 27, 269 91 Båstad, Sweden Dates: 27 July – 2 August. Closing concert on 2 August Master class tutors: Karita Mattila 31 July – 1 August and Gitta-Maria Sjöberg 27 -30 July Pianist: Elisabeth Boström Audience and concert Audience at the Birgit Nilsson Museum Welcome on Monday July 29 to Thursday August 1 at 11.00 – 16.30 (lunch break 13.30 - 15.00) to listen to the tuition in English. Tickets: SEK 125/day direct purchasing at Bjäre Bokhandel phone 0046 (0)431-70 001 or info@bjarebokhandel.se. For members of the Friends of Birgit Nilsson Society: SEK 100/Day. Ticket reservation by e-mail to: Birgit Nilsson Society bnsallskapet@birgitnilsson.com. Tickets are purchased by payment to bankgiro: 624-2457. Remember to include which date your purchase is for, name, and contact information, preferably your e-mail address. It is also possible to buy tickets at the museum. Please note that we only accept cash payment The Master Class week is sponsored by Sten K. Johnsons Stiftelse, Prins Carl Gustafs Stiftelse and Helge Ax:son Johnsons Stiftelse. Concert at Västra Karups Church The Master Class week ends with a concert in Västra Karups Church on August 2 at 18.00. Tickets: SEK 200/person, direct purchasing at Bjäre Bokhandel phone 0046 (0)431-70 001 or info@bjarebokhandel.se. For members of the Friends of Birgit Nilsson Society: SEK 150/person. Ticket reservation by e-mail to: Birgit Nilsson Society bnsallskapet@birgitnilsson.com. Tickets are purchased by payment to bankgiro: 624-2457. Remember to include how many tickets, name, and contact information, preferably your e-mail address. It is also possible to buy tickets at the church. Please note that we only accept cash payment Please enter date, name, e-mail and number of persons. Payment of tickets: Bankgiro 624-2457 or International payments are made to swift/BIC: HANDSESS and IBAN (International Bank Account Number): SE836000 0000 0007 2612 3102. The Birgit Nilsson Days 2019 will conclude with festive concerts on 3 and 4 August, featuring Karita Mattila among other soloists, a 100-strong chorus, Helsingborg Symphony Orchestra and conductor Leif Segerstam. The event is a collaboration between the Birgit Nilsson Museum, The Birgit Nilsson Society and The Royal Swedish Academy of Music.