Concerts

100 YEARS. SEASON OPENING

Neeme Järvi. Foto: Simon van Boxtel

Neeme Järvi ((© Simon van Boxtel).

September 7, 2013 at 7 pm — Estonia Concert Hall

1st concert of ENSO at the Estonia Concert Hall series

Heino Eller
Symphonic poem “Dawn”

Eduard Tubin
Violin Concerto No 1 (2nd movement)
Suite from the ballet “Goblin”

Rudolf  Tobias
“Know Ye Not”

Artur Kapp
“The Last Confession”
Cantata “To the Sun”

Villem Kapp
Choral Poem “Northern Coast”

Rudolf  Tobias
“Sanctus” from the oratorio “Jonah’s Mission”

HELI VESKUS (soprano)
JUULI LILL (mezzo-soprano)
OLIVER KUUSIK (tenor)
MART MADISTE (tenor)
RAUNO ELP (baritone)
PAVLO BALAKIN (bass)
SIGRID KUULMANN (violin)

Estonian National Opera Chorus and Boys’ Choir
Mixed Choir of Estonia Society

Estonian National Male Choir
Estonian National Symphony Orchestra
Conductor NEEME JÄRVI

Several of the works on the programme were first performed exactly 100 years ago at the Estonia Concert Hall. Composer, Artur Kapp’s own dedication on the manuscript for his cantata “To the Sun” reads, “In commemoration of the opening of the Estonia theatre in Tallinn.” The opening ceremony also presented “Sanctus” from the oratorio “Jonah’s Mission” by Tobias. ERSO’s season opening concert, which will also present important later works by Villem Kapp, Eller and Tubin, will be conducted by principal conductor and artistic director of the Estonian National Symphony Orchestra, Neeme Järvi.

Tickets: 20 € / concessions for students and pensioners 15 €.
Concert is organised by ENSO in cooperation with Estonian National Opera and Eesti Kontsert.


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In season 2013/2014 ENSO (ERSO) brings to its listeners five concert series: ENSO at the Estonia Concert Hall, FESTIVO, MAESTRO, 1001 NIGHTS and GOURMET.

100 YEARS. SEASON OPENING is part of the ENSO at the Estonia Concert Hall series:

7.09.2013 100 YEARS. SEASON OPENING
• 12.09.2013 THE SEASONS
• 20.09.2013 ODE TO JOY
• 9.05.2014 FROM ITALY. FINAL CONCERT OF THE SEASON II

Series tickets (48 € / 36 €) on sale until 7.09.2013.

THE SERIES TICKET SAVES YOU 40% ON THE PRICE OF A SINGLE TICKET!
Series tickets can be purchased through PILETILEVI or at the box office at Estonia Concert Hall and Estonian National Opera.