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

News
Estonian National Symphony Orchestra’s 95th season starts on September 10 with the opening concert of the season (09.09.2021)
New album with Erkki-Sven Tüür’s chamber music released (18.11.2020)
Erkki-Sven Tüür has revised his Symphony No. 1, performed only once 36 years ago (19.02.2020)

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Erkki-Sven Tüür
Photo: Taavi Kull