Opening concert of the season II. Arvo Pärt 85

  • Friday, 25.09
  • 19:00
  • Tallinn, Estonia Concert Hall
  • Arvo Leibur (violin)
    Irina Zahharenkova (piano)
    Estonian National Symphony Orchestra
    Conductor Andres Mustonen

  • Classical music
  • SA Eesti Kontsert

Introduction

Programme:
Kreek. A love song from the 13th century
Penderecki. “Agnus Dei” (string version)
Mozart. Concerto for piano and orchestra no 20 in D-minor K.466
Pärt. “La Sindone” for violin and symphony orchestra (premiere of the new version)
Schubert. Symphony No. 8 in B minor D759 (“Unfinished”)

On the occasion of Arvo Pärt’s 85th birthday, a new version of the work “La Sindone” will be premiered. The version is dedicated to Vadim Repin and Andres Mustonen, the composer’s long-time creative friends. During the preparation of the concert one of the greatest composers of our time – Krzysztof Penderecki, left this world, and his “Agnus Dei” will be performed thinking of him.

In cooperation with the Estonian National Symphony Orchestra