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First performance of oratory Levande Vatten (Living Water)

091011, 17:00, Lunds domkyrka (Cathedral in Lund), Lund, Sweden
091017, 17:00, St Johannes k:a, Malmö, Sweden
091018, 16:00, Bräkne-Hoby k:a, Bräkne-Hoby , Sweden

Levande Vatten (Living Water), first performance of the oratory commissioned by the Church of Sweden on the theme of baptism. Lyrics especially written to the piece by acclaimed writer and poet Christine Falkenland.
Performed by the mixed choir Kirsebergs Kammarsångare, girls choirs Körmitz and Karamellerna from Lund Cultural school and Karamellerna from Lunds domkyrka, percussion duo with Johan Westerberg and Christian Ekstedt with Alexander Einarsson conducting.
The commission was also awarded a grant from the Cultural board of the Swedish Church in 2008.

First performance of a work in progress-oratory

090412, 11.00, Kirsebergs kyrka, Malmö
In-progress-performance of selected pieces from the upcoming oratory ”Levande Vatten” (Living Water), that focus on baptism. Lyrics by the acclaimed writer Christine Falkenland. First performance of the whole oratory will be set in october. The oratory is a commission from the Swedish Church in Lunds Stift.