Conductor: Liv Hugstmyr Særheim
This video shows the Grand Prix performed by VIVA, Sandnes Cultural School Choir, at the 4th Grieg International Choir Festival competition. The youth choir impressed the judges and audience with stunning combination of Norwegian Folk songs and South African celebration. The choir ends the performance by sining the South African National Anthem “N’Kosi Sikeleli.” (God bless Africa) Enjoy!
The four songs are:
“Kom” , norw trad (sung when marching in)
“Eatnemen Vuelie” by Frode Fjellheim
“Ned i Vester” trad folk melody, lyrics by Anders Hovden, arr.Grete Pedersen
“African Celebration” trad. arr: Stephen Hatfield