20/21.05.2014 – review of the event
Talks with illustrations in the Visitors Center next to the Cathedral
Wolfgang Rehn: "Highlights of the Steinmeyer restoration"
Christoph Jedele: "Peculiarities of a big project"
Closing recital by participants (Performances of 5 to 8 minutes each)
Close of event
Opportunity to attend the official dedication of the organ on 18 May 2014 and a number of talks.
Further Events in Trondheim (Norway) on the occasion of the dedication of the Steinmeyer organ restored by Kuhn Organ Builders in Nidaros Cathedral
In connection with the dedication of the organ various events will be held in Norwegian, with some in English, which guests can attend. Kuhn Organ Builders can not, however, accept any registration for these events. We assume no liability for the following information.
Saturday, 17 May 2014
Morning service in modern Norwegian Nynorsk
Special service of celebration on this national holiday
First performance on an organ, organist Petra Bjørkhaug
(The cathedral is expected to be full, reservation is not possible)
Sunday, 18 May 2014
High mass and dedication of the organ, organist Magne Draagen
Performance on the organ by Magne Draagen and Per Bonsaksen (about 45 minutes)
Anglican evening service (English and German hymns)
Concert in honour of the dedication of the organ, organist Martin Baker, Westminster Cathedral
Monday, 19 May 2014
Organ recital, organist Magne Draagen
Demonstration and performance on the organ with tour of the organ , transmission to big screen, to about 1.15 p.m.
Talks in the Archbishop’s palace (next to Nidaros Cathedral), Norwegian or English
Claude Lardon: "New external design for a historic instrument"
Wolfgang Rehn: "Restoring organs in climatically difficult rooms"
Gunter Böhme: "Challenges of sound in the Steinmeyer organ"
Tour of the Archbishop’s hall, musical intermezzo
Per F. Bonsaksen: "„The organ history of Nidaros Cathedral"
Prof. Bjørn Boysen: "The history of the Steinmeyer organ in Nidaros Cathedral"
(approx.) Close of event
Tuesday, 20 May 2014
Organ concert for children, organist Petra Bjørkhaug
National ecumenical service (private service), organist Magne Draagen
Start of the Kuhn Organ Builders event
Download of speeches, presentations and programs see at the end of the German page