OPENING CONCERT

Wed 9.1.2019 at 19:00 Kotka Concert Hall
Thu 10.1.2019 at 19:00 Kuusankoski Hall

The 20th anniversary season of the Kymi Sinfonietta opens with a colourful orchestral suite by the region’s own great composer son, Uuno Klami. The soloist is American Brannan Cho, winner of the Paulo Cello Competition held in Helsinki in October, playing the C-major concerto by Haydn that bewitched the audience at the finals. Olari Elts, our Artistic Advisor, sets the mood for our jubilee year with some enchantingly beautiful, thrilling birthday music by Franz Schreker.

Program:

Uuno Klami:               
Suite for Small Orchestra

Joseph Haydn: 
Cello Concerto in C Major

Franz Schreker:           
Music from the ballet The Birthday of the Infanta

Conductor:

Olari Elts
Olari Elts

Soloist:

Brannon Cho, cello
Brannon Cho, cello

Tickets: €22/17/9