The Loviisa Sibelius Festival

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Program 2018

PROGRAM 2018:

1. The Loviisa Sibelius Festival concert visit to Porvoo    28 € / *30 €
Wed 5 Sep at 7 pm, Porvoo Cathedral
J.S. Bach: Aria Variata in A minor BWV989
J.S. Bach/S. Rachmaninoff: Violin Partita No. 3 Gavotte en Rondeau
J.S. Bach/A. Siloti: Prelude in B minor
W. A. Mozart: Clarinet Quintet
Toivo Kuula: Violin Sonata in F major
Dmitri Shostakovich: Piano Quintet in G minor Op. 57
Jan Söderblom, violin, Christoffer Sundqvist, clarinet, Razvan Popovici, viola,
Jan-Erik Gustafsson, cello, Jannica Gustafsson, violin, Vikingur Olafsson, piano

2. Alla Zingarese Thu 6 Sep at 7 pm, Lovisa Gymnasium    28 € / *30 €
J.S. Bach: Prelude and Fugue in E minor
J.S. Bach: Prelude and Fugue in D major
J.S. Bach: Fantasia and Fugue in A minor
Jean Sibelius: violin pieces
Sebastian Fagerlund: “Cadenza” for clarinet solo
Carl Maria von Weber: Clarinet Quintet Op. 34
Johannes Brahms: Piano Quartet No. 1 in G Minor Op. 25
Jan Söderblom, violin, Christoffer Sundqvist, clarinet, Razvan Popovici, viola,
Jan-Erik Gustafsson, cello, Jannica Gustafsson, violin, Vikingur Olafsson, piano

3. A Culinary Concert at the Manor House of Malmgård  In the footsteps of Sibelius”
Fri 7 Sep at 6 pm, Manor House of Malmgård       
Toivo Kuula: Rondo for String Quartet                                  SOLD OUT!
Bernhard Crusell: Clarinet Quartet No. 3 Op. 7
Jean Sibelius: Arioso Op. 3  for soprano and string orchestra
Ottorino Respighi: Il Tramonto
Jan Söderblom, violin, Christoffer Sundqvist, clarinet, Razvan Popovici, viola, Jan-Erik Gustafsson, cello,
Anna-Liisa Bezrodny, Tuuli Lindeberg, soprano, Pami Karvonen, piano
Kristian Vuojärvi, chef, captain of the Culinary Team of Finland

4. Mimmit Children’s Orchestra Sat 8 Sep at 1 pm, Generalshagens skola  12 € / *14 €,  for next family member 10 € (over 2 years)
Pauliina Lerche, song, violin, accordion, kantele, dance
Hannamari Vallila, song, violin, melodica, minipiano, dance
Children’s concert about friendship (in Finnish) by the popular sister duo Mimmit, well-known from children’s programs on TV, records and animated films. Over the past 10 years the duo has performed in more than 500 concerts in Finland, Japan and Europe.

5. Pohadka – A Fairy Tale   **28 €/*30€, 2-12 years **12 €/*14 €
Sat 8 Sep at 3 pm, Restaurant Loviisan Kappeli
Joseph Haydn: String Quartet “Sunrise”,  movement 1
Einojuhani Rautavaara: String Quartet No. 1, movement 1
Jean Sibelius:  piano pieces
Toivo Kuula: Lied Op. 2 No. 5 and Satu illasta Op. 2 No. 4 for viola and piano
Leos Janacek :  Pohádka (Fairy Tale) for cello and piano
Razvan Popovici, viola, Jan-Erik Gustafsson, cello, Pami Karvonen, piano,
The Music Institute in Loviisa, PSMO student string quartet, Siiri Terävä, dance
The ticket price include coffee/soft drink and a piece of cake.

6. Tabula Rasa Sat 8 Sep at 7 pm, Loviisa Church    30 € / *32 €
Arvo Pärt: Tabula Rasa
Aaron Copland: Clarinet Concerto
Jean Sibelius: Symphony No. 7 in C major Op. 105
Lohja City Orchestra, Esa Heikkilä, director
Jannica Gustafsson, violin, Jan Söderblom, violin, Christoffer Sundqvist, clarinet

*) tickets bought at the entrance
**) ticket price include coffee/soft drink and a piece of cake

  • Subject to changes in the program