Concerts in 2017/18
Hedwig Swimberghe – clarinet (Belgium)
Mari-Liis Uibo – violin
Toomas Nestor – viola
Aare Tammesalu – cello
Programme: Müller, Buckinx, Cirri, Crusell
Hedwig Swimberghe was born in Bruges and studied at the conservatory of his native city. He has been soloist with the Flemish Radio Orchestra and Professor of Clarinet at the Erasmus university in Brussels Royal Music Conservatory Department. He is also a Faculty member “Julian Menendez International Clarinet Course and Festival (Hungary) and requested a jury member at national and international competitions.
Eloisa Cascio – piano (Italy)
Program: Works by Chopin, Schubert, Albeniz, Rahmaninov
Palace Music Concert Series in cooperation with specs´n´arts
In July 28 & 30, 2017, Greek pianist Alexandra Nomidou performed for Saaremma musik festival and for Kadriorg Palace Music Series with Estonian cellist Aare Tammesalu.
Greek violinist Yannos Margaziotis (2.concertmaster with the Orchestra of the National Opera of Greece) and artistic director of the International Classical Music Festival of Cyclades, in Syros, Greece, and Greek counter tenor Nikos Spanatis will participate at the Palace Music Concert series, in Kadrioru Arts Museum, Tallinn. Yannos Margaziotis willl perform a violin recital on 26 March 2017 and Nikos Spanatis a baroque programme with Floridante Ensemble on 19 February 2017
Concerts in 2016
The two artists will perform in Athens on 21 October 2016 and in Tallinn on 30 October 2016 to present works by Schubert, Lalo, Massenet, Arensky, Hahn, Rachamaninof and Papaioannou.
Concerts in 2015
With Arvo Leibur – violin & Aare Tammesalu – cello, they will present the following programme:
Ernest Chausson. Piano trio Op 3 in G minor (1881)
Manos Chatzidakis. Ionian Suite for piano solo Op 7 (1952–53)
Felix Mendelssohn. Piano Trio No 1 in D minor Op 49
Greek Conductor Nikos Haliassas has been invited by the Golden Classics Festival to conduct the Glasperlenspiel Sinfonietta. Nikos Haliassas is the founder and music director of the Intrarti Orchestra and artistic director of the "Sinfonia" International Festival of Piraeus and the Saronic islands.
GOLDEN CLASSICS festival
Saturday, November 28th at 19:00
Tallinn, Estonia Concert Hall
Sunday, November 29th at 17:00
Pärnu Concert Hall
GERHARD REICHENBACH guitar, Saksamaa
Conductor: NIKOS HALIASSAS
Skalkottas: 5 Greek danses
Tchaikovski: Serenade op.48
Pärt: Fratres for guitar and strings
Tchaikovski: Adagio for guitar and strings
Giuliani: Guitar Concerto A-Major, op.30
French saxophonist Clément Himbert has been invited by Glasperlenspiel Festival, in July 2015, to perform the Glazunov concerto for saxophone and strings with the Glasperlenspiel Sinfonietta, under the baton of Andres Mustonen.
Clément Himbert was awarded in 2005 the first grand prize of the International Music Competition "Pacem in Terris" in Bayreuth (Germany). He currently holds the position of saxophone professor at the Conservatory of Saint-Étienne (France) and he is in preparation of the "Doctorate of Interpreter" in collaboration with the Paris National Conservatory and Paris Sorbonne University (Paris IV).
Thursday, July 9th 19:00
Tartu, St. Charles Church
CLEMENT HIMBERT, saxophone
AARE TAMMESALU, cello
Conductor: ANDRES MUSTONEN
Pärt: Uusberg premiere
Reza: Mortazavi Nokturn
Glazunov: Sax Concerto op.109
Gija: Kancheli Stilles gebet
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