The grand old man of Estonian music Eino Tamberg turned 75 on the 27th of May this year. As a composer and composition professor, Tamberg has influenced Estonian music life for more than half a century. The book includes unique photos and the thorough interview with the composer by Märt-Matis Lill, the review of Tamberg’s whole work by Evi Arujärv and overview of stage works by Raili Sule. The edition also includes reminiscences about the meetings and collaboration with the Maestro, told by German conductor Kurt Masur, numerous prominent Estonian artists Jaan Kross, Hans Trass, Anu Kaal, Teo Maiste, Eri Klas, Jaan Rääts, Epp-Maria Kokamägi, Endel Lippmaa and students of Tamberg.
The list of works, recordings and bibliography are presented.
Additional CD with the music of Eino Tamberg (selected by the composer himself).
Published in 2005
Designed by Eva Nukk, Maido Parv
Compiled and edited by Kaja Irjas
Published by Estonian Music Information Centre