Veljo Tormis

07.08.1930 - 21.01.2017
  • magical minimalism: original style derived from Estonian folk song regilaul
  • folk song as a substance of composition, linear polyphony and heterophony, modal
    harmony, variant and variational development, neoclassicist and modernist devices
  • choral works, orchestral music

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Publishers: Fennica Gehrman, SP Muusika, Edition 49, Carus-Verlag, Eres Edition

Estonian Sinfonietta's final concert of the season "Colorful Silence" (13.05.2024)
Estonian Sinfonietta opens its season (16.10.2023)
Concerts of Arvo Pärt Days take place all over Estonia (30.08.2023)

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Veljo Tormis
Photo: Tõnu Tormis
Curse upon Iron / Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir, conductor Tõnu Kaljuste