A Mind-blowing Adventure

Tuesday

06.09. 19.30

Harstad kulturhus (Harstad, Norja)

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A Mind-blowing Adventure
Oulu Sinfonia
Conductor

Rumon Gamba

Performers

Elina Vähälä violin
Oulu Sinfonia

Concert program

Under its Chief Conductor, the Oulu Symphony Orchestra brings the Nordics exactly the music Oulu’s orchestra is known for. The opening number comes from William Walton’s score to the 1944 period drama Henry V, the concluding feature is Jean Sibelius’s most recognizable symphony complete with its grandiloquent horn passages.

Elina Vähälä, one of Finland’s most internationally renowned violinists, presents the Violin Concerto by Jaakko Kuusisto, characterised by The Who frontman Pete Townshend as “a mind-blowing adventure, crazy at times, but incredibly charming”.

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Duration about 1 h 50 min (incl. intermission)

Under its Chief Conductor, the Oulu Symphony Orchestra brings the Nordics exactly the music Oulu’s orchestra is known for. The opening number comes from William Walton’s score to the 1944 period drama Henry V, the concluding feature is Jean Sibelius’s most recognizable symphony complete with its grandiloquent horn passages.

Elina Vähälä, one of Finland’s most internationally renowned violinists, presents the Violin Concerto by Jaakko Kuusisto, characterised by The Who frontman Pete Townshend as “a mind-blowing adventure, crazy at times, but incredibly charming”.

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Duration about 2 h (incl. intermission)