The Loviisa Sibelius Festival

Current

Program 2019

THE LOVIISA SIBELIUS FESTIVAL 2019

Opening concert  23 € / *25
Wed 4 Sep at 7 pm, Perinnekeskus Kuggom
Leos Janacek: Sonata for violin and piano
Jean Sibelius: The Trees Op. 75 for piano
Sibelius Melodrama Skogsrået
Sibelius Melodrama Grevinnans konterfej
Interval
Sibelius Melodrama Näcken
Sibelius Melodrama Svartsjukans nätter
Johanna Lönnfors, recitation
Gustav Mahler: Piano Quartet

Children’s concert “Kultakutri ja kolme karhua”   **5 €
Thu 5 Sep at 6 pm, Kino Marilyn
A bilingual (Fi/Swe) concert for the whole family based on the well-known
fairytale “Goldilocks and the three bears”.

The Loviisa Festival stars in Porvoo  25 € / *30 €
Thu 5 Sep at 7 pm, Porvoo cathedral
César Franck: Violin sonata in A Major
Porvoonseudun musiikkiopisto: string quartet
Elina Taponen 1 vl, Emma Boberg 2 vl, Emelie Malm viola, Saima Malmivaara vlc
Interval
Ocarina choir, Ss. Cyril & Methodios Children’s Choir of Thessaloniki
Edward Elgar: Piano Quintet in A minor Op. 84

Culinary concert ”Danses sacrée et profane”  160 € bought in advance only from Lovinfo
Fri 6 Sep at 6 pm, Malmgård Manor
Claude Debussy: Danses sacrée et profane for harp and string orchestra
Harri Wessman: Duo for violin and cello, 1st public performance
Louis Spohr: Fantasia for harp in C minor Op. 35
W.A. Mozart: Duo for violin and viola
Gian Carlo Menotti: Cantilena & Scherzo for harp and string quartet

Coffee concert “The Golden Cockrell”  28 € / * 30 €, incl. coffee & cake
Sat 7 Sep at 1 pm, Restaurant Loviisan Kappeli
Markus Fagerudd: Lilla Lovisa Trio
Emma Boberg, violin, Arthur Eriksson, cello, Vivian Kantonen, piano
Nikolaj Rimskij-Korsakov: The Golden Cockerel for violin and piano
W.A. Mozart: Duo for violin och viola
Claude Debussy: Sonata for cello

“Greatness”  30 € / * 35 €
Sat 7 Sep at 6 pm, Loviisa church
Jean Sibelius: songs
W.A. Mozart: Sinfonia consertante for violin and viola
Interval
Jean Sibelius: Symphony No. 5 in E flat major Op. 82
Lohja City Orchestra, conductor Tomas Djupsjöbacka
Johanna Rusanen-Kartano, soprano

”Tänä yönä en pelkää kulkea yli pimeän”  23 € / * 25 €
Sun 8 Sep at 3 pm, Loviisa Town Hall
Seela Sella, recital, Pia Freund, soprano, Kristian Attila, piano

* at the door one hour before the concert
** tickets to the children’s concert can only be bought at Lovinfo and at the door before the concert

– subject to change in the program –