Luther Organ Festival
- Date: 07-09-2017 - 28-09-2017
- : 19:30 - 21:30
- Organizer: Organist Dan Kær NIelsen
- location: Ordrup KirkeHenrik Hertz Vej 1, 2920 Charlottenlund
The concerts on the 7th and 28th of September will be classical organ concerts with the Reformation as theme. Music by Bach, Bruhns, Reger and Grønbech.
The event on the 14th of September will be a combined concert and lecture "Bach and Luther - the music and the word".
Based on Clavierübung, dritter Teil, JS Bachs composition of Luther's hymns, included the ten corals and put into context with the Reformation and Bach's evocation of the word through music. Organist Erik Kolind stands for the musical performance, and the parish priest and Bach expert Peter Thyssen puts music in perspective.
September 21: "Alternatim".
On the liturgical practice, alternatim. A practice that has fallen into disuse today, but will be revived at this concert. Featuring premier on choral and organ music composed over various Luther hymns by Christian Præstholm.