On the occasion of the 100 years of Estonian democracy celebration, in 2018, the Estonian Glasperlenspiel Sinfonietta and the Collegium Musicale Choir perform two concerts in Greece, under the baton of Mo Endrik Üksvärav.
Saturday 17 March, at Villa Casouli, in Kiphissia
Soloist: Vaggelis Christopoulos, oboe
Acclaimed Greek virtuoso oboist and Professor Evangelos Christopoulos (1st Oboe with the Athens State Orchestra for 40 years and member of the Greek Wind Quintet) has collaborated with orchestras and festivals all around Greece and the world. He has recorded for the radio, the theater and the cinema, while many Greek composers have dedicated works to him.
Sunday 18 March, Thessaloniki Concert Hall
Soloist: Alexandros Sarakenidis, piano
Estonian Glasperlenspiel Sinfonietta’s birth is related to the ideas of Artistic Director, Andres Mustonen and his yearslong willingness to embrace the music with high emotional level, to give the audience unforgettable memories they are never expected to get from classical music concert. The Glasperlenspiel Sinfonietta’s unique artistic style encompasses not only the masterworks of the classical repertoire, but innovative cross-art form projects and a vigorous commissioning program. The orchestra’s repertoire spanning over centuries, entwines old music with new, from Bach to Tüür, from Corelli to Piazzolla.
Dates:17 & 18 March 2018
Organised by:specs 'n' arts | ERP Music (Estonian Record Productions)
Co-organised with:Thessaloniki Concert Hall
Venues:Villa Casouli, Kiphissia | Thessaloniki Concert Hall