Eesti Kontsert in Tallinn Music Week: Klassika@Kai

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Introduction

Eesti Kontsert presents: Klassika@Kai

Sat, 29 August at 6 pm Kai Art Center (Peetri 12, Tallinn)
Percussion Duel
Tanel-Eiko Novikov vs. Lauri Metsvahi
Featured:
Seiji Kokeguchi (audio design/synthesizer, Sibelius Academy: Music Technology Department)
Anders Eismann (percussion VR simulation, VR Lounge, Art of Gaming)

Programme:
Beethoven, Reich, Psathas, Ligeti, Ravel

Estonian young percussion virtuosos compete in acoustic and VR simulation instruments. The musicians change instruments and perform unheard-of arrangements from Beethoven all the way to exciting contemporary percussion music.

Sat, 29 August at 7.30 pm Kai Art Center
The Bright Future Ensemble (Sweden-Estonia)
Dan Laurin (recorder)
Anna Paradiso (harpsichord)
Taavi Kerikmäe (analog synthesizers, electronics)
Anna-Liisa Eller (Estonian harp)

Programme:
Tulve. “Was It Light?” (premiere)

Early and new music from Estonia and Sweden

The Bright Future Ensemble binds together sound colors that have never sounded in this combination before – harpsichord, Estonian harp, recorder, and analog synthesizers.

Sat, 29 August at 9 pm Kai Art Center
Collegium Musicale
Conductor Endrik Üksvärav

Programme:
choral works by Erkki-Sven Tüür and Pärt Uusberg

The repertoire of Estonian top chamber choir Collegium Musicale extends from renaissance to contemporary music. The special place in the repertoire belongs to the Estonian composers: Arvo Pärt, Veljo Tormis, Erkki-Sven Tüür, Helena Tulve, Tõnu Kõrvits, Mirjam Tally, Pärt Uusberg etc. The aim of the choir is to offer high level musical emotions and be the ambassadors of Estonian music.

In collaboration with Tallinn Music Week