Suomi: music from the country of a thousand lakes

Thursday July 27

Koepelkerk, Veenhuizen
20.15 uur

E. Englund – Sonata for violin and piano
U. Pulkkis – Sonata for piano
E. Rautavaara – Notturno
E. Melartin – String trio op. 133
J. Sibelius – String quartet in d minor, op. 56 'Voces Intimae'


Veselina Manikova (violin), Igor Roma (piano), Itxaso Etxeberria Jaurrieta (piano), Mara Oosterbaan (violin), Christophe Weidmann (viola), Corine ’t Hoen (cello), Eva Stegeman (violin), Chris Duindam (violin), Lisa Eggen (viola)

When we think of Finnish music we almost instantly think of the beautiful works of Jean Sibelius. Also in this concert we won't be able to escape his repertoire but there is a lot more beautiful repertoire composerd in the country of a thousand lakes. Composers such as Englund, Pulkkis, Rautavaara, Melartin and many others, who were inspired by the beautiful nature and folklore. This results in a varied program with many contrasts.

Preceding the concert you can have diner in restaurant De Jufferen Lunsingh in Westervelde. This package starts at 17.30 hrs.

Price concert: € 24,-
Price concert incl. package: € 66,-

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