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Olari Elts conducts orchestral works by Pärt and Tüür

Olari Elts

On March 4, Olari Elts will be once again in front of the Estonian National Symphony Orchestra conducting Arvo Pärt’s Necrology Op. 5 (1960, dedicated to the victims of fascis) and Estonian premiere of Erkki-Sven Tüür’s Symphony No. 8 (2010). Also Austrian composer Viktor Ullmann’s (1989–1944) Piano Concerto will be first performed in Estonia with the soloist Herbert Schuch. Concert will take plave on March 4 at 7 pm in Estonia Concert Hall, Tallinn.

Arvo Pärt
Photo: Peeter Langovits

Erkki-Sven Tüür
Photo: Taavi Kull