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Pärnu Music Festival. The Estonian Foundation of Musical Instruments

Location: Pärnu Concert Hall
Time: 19:00

The programme created by Hans Christian Aavik to present the instruments of the Estonian Foundation of Musical Instruments exudes an interplay of innovation, vitality, virtuosity and rhythms. The concert programme combines contemporary music with well-known masterpieces. This time, special attention is paid to chamber music, highlighting the collective brilliance of the foundation’s musicians.


Heinrich Ignaz Franz von Biber (1644–1704) – Battalia (1673)
I Sonata
II Die liederliche Gesellschaft von allerley Humor (The Dissolute Society of all Sorts)
III Presto
IV Der Mars (The March)
V Presto
VI Aria
VII Die Schlacht (The Battle)
VIII Adagio. Lamento der Verwundten Musquetirer (The Lament of the Wounded)

Hans Adolf Brorson (1694–1764), arr. Danish String Quartet – “Now found is the fairest of roses” (1732)

Fredrik Sjölin (1982) – “Shore” (2017)

Béla Bartók (1881–1945) – Divertimento for Strings (1939)
III Allegro assai

Arvo Pärt (1935) – “Silouans Song” (1991)

Olli Mustonen (1967) – Nonet No. 2 (2000)
I Inquieto
II Allegro impetuoso
III Adagio
IV Vivacissimo

Tickets: Piletikeskus
More info: Pärnu Music Festival