Composers

Erkki-Sven Tüür

16.10.1959
  • energetic transformative dimension, high-tension sound fields, spectacular rhetorics; intense rhythmics, linear polyphony and contrasting timbral lines, spontaneous dynamic shaping of form
  • an intuitive and rational approach is synthesized into a complete organic system: earlier style was a poly-stylistic "meta-language", current style is vectorial method
  • orchestral works, instrumental concertos, chamber music, choral works, opera

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Publishers: Edition Peters, Eres Edition, Fennica Gehrman

Events
Erkki-Sven Tüür is a guest composer at the RUSK festival in Finland, his orchestral works to be performed in Czech and Sweden (07.11.2018)
Erkki-Sven Tüür’s Violin Concerto No. 2 to be premiered at the Tallinn Philharmonic Society’s final concert of the season (02.05.2018)
Estonian Music Days to begin next week (05.04.2018)

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Erkki-Sven Tüür
Photo: Taavi Kull