Estonian Festival Orchestra

Suntory Hall, Tokyo PÄRT: Cantus in Memoriam Benjamin Britten SIBELIUS: Violin Concerto with Midori TÜÜR: Incantation of Tempest SIBELIUS: Symphony No.2

Estonian Festival Orchestra

Osaka Festival Hall PÄRT: Cantus in Memoriam Benjamin Britten SIBELIUS: Violin Concerto with Midori TÜÜR: Incantation of Tempest SIBELIUS: Symphony No.2

Estonian Festival Orchestra

Aichi Arts Center, Nagoya SIBELIUS: Finlandia ARVO PÄRT: Cantus in Memoriam Benjamin Britten PROKOFIEV: Violin Concerto No.1 with Midori TCHAIKOVSKY: Symphony No.5

Estonian Festival Orchestra

Harmony Hall Fukui SIBELIUS: Finlandia ARVO PÄRT: Cantus in Memoriam Benjamin Britten PROKOFIEV: Violin Concerto No.1 with Midori TCHAIKOVSKY: Symphony No.5

Estonian Festival Orchestra

Hamamatsu Act City Concert Hall SIBELIUS: Finlandia ARVO PÄRT: Cantus in Memoriam Benjamin Britten PROKOFIEV: Violin Concerto No.1 with Midori TCHAIKOVSKY: Symphony No.5

Estonian Festival Orchestra

Estonia Concert Hall PROKOFIEV: Violin Concerto No.1 (soloist t.b.a.) TCHAIKOVSKY: Symphony No.5 TÜÜR: Incantation of Tempest SIBELIUS: Symphony No.2

ZURICH ANNOUNCES ITS FIRST SEASON WITH PAAVO JÄRVI

Paavo Järvi’s first season with the Tonhalle Orchestra Zurich will be devoted to his Nordic roots. Estonia, Russia, Finland, Latvia and Sweden are the countries which will be the principal musical destinations of the 2019/20 season which opens on 2 October with Sibelius’ Kullervo, featuring guest artists Johanna Rusanen (Soprano) Ville Rusanen (Baritone) and the Estonian National Choir. The new occupant of the Creative Chair will be Estonian composer, Erkki-Sven Tüür, who this year celebrates his 60th birthday and the In Focus series will also feature the talents of Nordic artists, including appearances by Martin Fröst, Pekka Kuusisto and Ksenija Sidorova, both with the Tonhalle Orchestra Zurich under Järvi’s baton and in chamber music ensembles. A major focus of the first season […]

THE RHEINGAU MUSIC PRIZE AWARDED TO THE DEUTSCHE KAMMERPHILHARMONIE BREMEN AND PAAVO JÄRVI

The Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie Bremen and Paavo Järvi are awarded the Rheingau Music Prize 2019. The award, initiated by the Rheingau Music Festival, will be presented on July 12 on the occasion of Paavo and the orchestra’s concert with Daniel Trifonov at this year’s festival. The prize of € 10,000 will be provided by the Hessian Ministry of Science and the Arts. On announcing the prize the Rheingau Music Festival commented: “The Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie Bremen is a unique phenomenon in the cultural landscape: it fills concert halls all over the world, inspires audiences with its stirring style of music-making, organizes itself democratically and finances itself predominantly on its own. The orchestra was founded in 1980 by music students, and today it is a […]