Concerts

VIENNA

March 25, 2016 at 6 pm — Estonia Concert Hall (pre-concert chamber performance)
March 25, 2016 at 7 pm — Estonia Concert Hall

3rd concert of the CITY LIGHTS series

Leó Weiner (1885–1960)
Divertimento No. 5, Op. 39

Ludwig van Beethoven (1770–1827)
Piano Concerto No. 4, Op. 58 (1806)

Gustav Mahler (1860–1911)
Was mir die Blumen auf der Wiese erzählen (2nd movement from the Symphony No. 3; version for reduced orchestra by Benjamin Britten)
Urlicht (4th movement from the Symphony No. 2)

Benjamin Britten (1913–1976)
Soirées musicales, Op. 9 (1936)
Matinées musicales, Op. 24 (1941)

KALLE RANDALU (piano)
JUULI LILL (mezzo-soprano)
Estonian National Symphony Orchestra
Conductor NEEME JÄRVI

At 6 pm the audience is welcome to join a little tour in music history which will take them to early 20th century Vienna. The programme will be guided by the music scholar and expert of German culture Kristel Pappel. As introduction, Gustav Mahler’s Piano Quartet in A Minor will be performed by Arvo Leibur (violin), Helena Altmanis (viola), Lauri Toom (cello) and Mati Mikalai (piano).


Vienna, the capital of Austria, is one of the most respectable centres of music: its Boys Choir, operating since the 15th century, great traditions in court music, the Vienna Philharmonic and Vienna State Opera, both established in the mid-19th century, the composers Haydn, Mozart and Beethoven, Schubert, the Strauss family, Mahler, Schönberg – just to name a few of the brightest stars of Viennese musical history.

Kalle Randalu. Foto: John Wright

Kalle Randalu. Photo John Wright

Juuli Lill. Foto Harri Rospu.

Juuli Lill. Photo Harri Rospu

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The first half of the concert focuses on the third Viennese classic Ludwig van Beethoven, a composer with strong tendencies reflecting Romanticism and the music of the 19th century. The beloved Estonian pianist Kalle Randalu will perform Beethoven’s 4th piano concerto.

In the second half of the concert, maestro Neeme Järvi will take the audience on a tour to Gustav Mahler’s and Benjamin Britten’s symphonic world.

Tickets: 22 € / 16 €

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Concert is organized by ENSO


 

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12.02.2016 PARIS. LA BELLE ÉPOQUE. ENSO’s chamber ensembles
12.03.2016 PRAGUE. Conductor PAAVO JÄRVI
25.03.2016 VIENNA. Conductor NEEME JÄRVI
15.04.2016 SPRING IN TALLINN. Estonian Music Days. Conductor ANU TALI

Series  tickets 49,20 € /  34,80 €*
THE SERIES TICKET SAVES YOU 40% ON THE PRICE OF A SINGLE TICKET!
CITY LIGHTS
 series tickets can be purchased until 12.02.2016 through PILETILEVI or at the box office at Estonia Concert Hall.

* Concessions available for school and university students and senior citizens.


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