Pärnu Music Festival  16/07 - 23/07

JÄRVI ACADEMY IN TALLINN

Wednesday, July 15, at 19:00,  St. John's Church

Francis Poulenc (1899–1963) – Sinfonietta (1947)

 Allegro con fuoco
 Molto vivace
 Andante cantabile
 Très vite et très gai

Erkki-Sven Tüür (b. 1959) – Violin Concerto No. 2 Angel’s Share for violin, percussion and string orchestra (2018)

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756–1791) – Symphony No. 29 A major KV 201/186a (1774)

 Allegro moderato
 Andante
 Menuetto: Allegretto – Trio
 Allegro con spirito

Triin Ruubel (violin)
Participants of Järvi Academy conducting course
Järvi Academy Sinfonietta
 

Tickets 15€/10€

OPENING CONCERT OF PÄRNU MUSIC FESTIVAL
Thursday, July 16 at 19:00, Pärnu Concert Hall

Arvo Pärt (b. 1935) – Cantus in Memory of Benjamin Britten (1977/80)

Ludwig van Beethoven (1770–1827) – Piano Concerto No. 1 C major Op. 15 (1795/1800)

 Allegro con brio
 Largo
 Rondo. Allegro scherzando

Ludwig van Beethoven – Symphony No. 1 C major Op. 21 (1800?)

 Adagio moltoAllegro con brio
 Andante cantabile con moto
 Menuetto: Allegro molto e vivace
 Adagio – Allegro molto e vivace

Kalle Randalu (piano)
Paavo Järvi
Tallinn Chamber Orchestra

Tickets 80€*/35€/25€
*
Festival supporter

JÄRVI ACADEMY GALA
Friday, July 17 at 20:00, Pärnu Concert Hall
 

Francis Poulenc (1899–1963) – Sinfonietta (1947)

 Allegro con fuoco
 Molto vivace
 Andante cantabile
 Très vite et très gai

Erkki-Sven Tüür (b. 1959) – Violin Concerto No. 2 Angel’s Share for violin, percussion and string orchestra (2018)

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756–1791) – Symphony No. 29 A major KV 201/186a (1774)

 Allegro moderato
 Andante
 Menuetto: Allegretto – Trio
 Allegro con spirito

Triin Ruubel (violin)
Participants of Järvi Academy conducting course
Järvi Academy Sinfonietta

Tickets 20€/12€

50 YEARS OF PÄRNU MUSIC FESTIVALS
Saturday, July 18 at the historical venues of Pärnu

CHILDREN'S CONCERT

12:00, AMMENDE VILLA  - "Kompakt Muusika"

String orchestra of Pärnu Music School, Edmar Tuul

13:00, KÕLAKODA - "PÄRNU SERENADE. PÄRNU MUSIC FESTIVALS 50"
Pärnu City Orchestra, Kaspar Mänd

14:00, CAFE PIANO, PORT ARTUR
Jarvi Academy students 

16:00, RAEHOOV (Town hall courtyard)
Indrek Vau (trumpet) and Heigo Rosin (percussion)

17:00, St. Elizabeth's church
Chamber music with the Järvis 

17:30,  ENDLA THEATRE
Trio 95´, Robert Traksmann (violin), Marcel Johannes Kits (cello) and Rasmus Andreas Raide (piano)

 FREE ENTRANCE


*an updated programme will be published soon


 

50 YEARS OF PÄRNU MUSIC FESTIVALS
Saturday, July 18 at 20:00, Pärnu Concert Hall

Gala Concert – 50 Years of Festivals

Ludwig van Beethoven (1770–1827) – Overture Egmont op. 84 (1810)

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756–1791) / Kristjan Randalu (b. 1978) – Andante Grazioso (Sonate XI A-major, KV 331, 1783)

Mozart/Randalu – Bei Männern, welche Liebe fühlen (“Die Zauberflöte” / “The Magic Flute”, text by Emanuel Schickaneder, 1791)

Mozart/Randalu – Finch'han dal vino (“Don Giovanni”, text by Lorenzo Da Ponte, 1787)

Mozart/Randalu – In diesen heil'gen Hallen (Die Zauberflöte, 1791)

Jüri Reinvere (s 1971) – Double concerto for two flutes, string orchestra and percussion (2016)

Veljo Tormis (1930–2017) / Allar Kaasik (b. 1949) – Pilv üle kuu (A cloud over the moon) for cello and orchestra (1991/2010)

Juhan Aavik (1884–1982) – Kojuigatsus (Homesickness) (text Ernst Enno, 1927)

Lepo Sumera (1950–2000) – Kevadine kärbes (music for animafilm, 1986)

Pärnu City Orchestra,  Estonian Festival Orchestra, Järvi Academy Youth Symphony
Orchestra, Järvi Academy Sinfonietta and chamber groups.
Paavo Järvi, Kristjan Järvi, Kaspar Mänd 
Maarika Järvi, Monika Mattiesen, Kristjan Randalu, Arete Kerge etc.

Tickets 25€/15€

PAAVO JÄRVI AND ESTONIAN FESTIVAL ORCHESTRA 
Sunday, July 19 at 20:00, Pärnu Concert Hall

Tõnu Kõrvits (b. 1969) – To the Moonlight (premiere)

Lepo Sumera (1950–2000) – Cello Concerto (1998/1999)

 Allegro
 Larghetto
 Poco a poco accelerando

Felix Mendelssohn (1809–1847) – Symphony No. 1 C minor Op. 11 (1824)

 Allegro di molto
 Andante
 Menuetto: Allegro molto
 Allegro con fuoco


Theodor Sink (cello)
Paavo Järvi
Estonian Festival Orchestra

Tickets 80€*/40€/30€
* Festival supporters

CHAMBER GALA - PÄRNU MUUSIKAFESTIVAL 10
Monday, July 20 at 19:00, Pärnu Concert Hall 

Memories from the last 9 years gala-concerts 

Richard Strauss (1864–1949) / Franz Hasenhörl (1885–1970) – Till Eulenspiegel einmal anders! (1895/1954)

Camille Saint-Saëns (1835–1921) – Fantasy for Violin and Harp Op. 124 (1907)

Béla Bartók (1881–1945) – Contrasts Sz. 111 (1938)

 Verbunkos
 Pihenő
 Sebes

Felix Mendelsohn (1809–1847) – String Octet E-flat major Op. 20 (1825)

 Allegro moderato ma con fuoco
 Andante
 Scherzo: Allegro leggierissimo
 Presto

Franz Schubert (1797–1828) – String Trio No. 2 B-flat major D.581 (1817)

 Allegro moderato
 Andante
 Menuetto: allegretto
 Rondo: allegretto


Florian Donderer, Triin Ruubel, Mari Poll, Eva Bindere, Emma Yoon, Artur Podlesny, Hans Christian Aavik (violin), Xandi van Dijk, Andres Kaljuste, Georg Katsouris (viola), Theodor Sink, Thomas Ruge, Teet Järvi (cello), Juliane Bruckmann (double bass), Matthew Hunt, Signe Sõmer (clarinet), Maarika Järvi (flute), Rie Koyama (bassoon), Alec Frank-Gemmill (horn), Jana Boušková (harp) 
Tickets 20€/12€


NIGHT UNIVERSITY WITH PAAVO JÄRVI
Monday, July 20 at 23:00, Pärnu Concert Hall, chamber hall

FREE ENTRANCE

FINAL CONCERT OF JÄRVI ACADEMY
Tuesday, July 21 at 20:00, Pärnu Concert Hall


Joseph Haydn (1732–1809) – Symphony No. 93 D major (1791)

 Adagio - Allegro assai
 Largo cantabile
 Menuetto. Allegro
 Finale: Presto ma non troppo

Antonin Dvořák (1841–1904) – Symphony No. 6 D major Op. 60 B. 112 (1880)

 Allegro non tanto
 Adagio
 Scherzo (Furiant). Presto
 Finale. Allegro con spirito

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756–1791) – Horn Concerto No. 3 E flat Major KV 447 (1787)

 Allegro
 Romance (Larghetto)
 Allegro

Stefan Dohr (Horn)

Järvi Academy Youth Symphony Orchestra
 
Participants of Järvi Academy conducting course

Tickets 25€/15€

FINAL CONCERT OF PÄRNU MUSIC FESTIVAL 1
Wednesday, July 22 at 20:00, Pärnu Concert Hall

Lepo Sumera (1950–2000) – Symphony No. 3 (1988)

 Allegro ma non affettuoso
 Calmo
 Adagio – Animato
 Larghetto, quasi senza metrum

Ludwig van Beethoven (1770–1827) – Violin concerto, piano version D major Op. 61a (1806)

 Allegro ma non troppo
 Larghetto – attacca
 Rondo. Allegro

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756–1791) – Symphony No. 39 E-flat major KV 543 (1788)

 Adagio – Allegro
 Andante con moto
 Menuetto – Trio
 Allegro

Paavo Järvi
Olli Mustonen (piano)
Estonian Festival Orchestra

Tickets 80€*/40€/30€
* Festival supporters

FINAL CONCERT OF PÄRNU MUSIC FESTIVAL 2
Thursday, July 23 at 20:00, Pärnu Concert Hall 

Lepo Sumera (1950–2000) – Symphony No. 3 (1988)

 Allegro ma non affettuoso
 Calmo
 Adagio – Animato
 Larghetto, quasi senza metrum

Richard Strauss (1864–1949) – Violin concerto, piano version D minor Op. 8 (1882)

 Allegro
 Lento, ma non troppo
 Rondo. Presto

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756–1791) – Symphony No. 39 E-flat major KV 543 (1788)

 Adagio – Allegro
 Andante con moto
 Menuetto – Trio
 Allegro

Alena Baeva (violin)
Paavo Järvi

Estonian Festival Orchestra

Tickets 80€*/40€/30€
* Festival supporters

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