Veljo Tormis

07.08.1930 - 21.01.2017
  • magical minimalism: original style derived from Estonian folk song regilaul
  • folk song as a substance of composition, linear polyphony and heterophony, modal
    harmony, variant and variational development, neoclassicist and modernist devices
  • choral works, orchestral music

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Publishers: Fennica Gehrman, SP Muusika, Edition 49, Carus-Verlag, Eres Edition

Concerts of Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir and Tallinn Chamber Orchestra, Arvo Pärt Weekend in Brussels (22.01.2018)
Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir’s concert tour in USA (30.01.2017)
In memoriam Veljo Tormis (7.08.1930–21.01.2017) (23.01.2017)

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Veljo Tormis
Photo: Tõnu Tormis
Curse upon Iron / Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir, conductor Tõnu Kaljuste