MORGUE is a composition for voice based on transcriptions from ambient sound recordings from within a morgue

The sound from ventilation- and cooling systems in the morgue resonate . The room tones from the morgue were transcribed and interpreted for voice. Morgue is compsosed for- and performed by two choirs; ARS NOVA CPH and the choir for seniors; ALLEGRO KORET.

World premiere at BLOOM - Festival for nature and science,
Copenhagen, Denmark, May 25th, 2019



This is an excerpt of Jacob Kirkegaard's choir piece MORGUE composed in May 2019 for BLOOM - Festival for Nature and Science in Copenhagen on May 25th, 2019. MORGUE was performed at the Cisterns by two choirs simultaneously; ARS NOVA Copenhagen and Allegrokoret and lead by Katinka Fogh Vindelev


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