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Music in the Cathedral: Total Cello Ensemble

MUSIC IN THE CATHEDRAL: TOTAL CELLO ENSEMBLE

05.02.2024 | 19:00

Turku Cathedral

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Programme

Hannu Kiiski, primus motor
Tuomas Ylinen, Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra
Tuomas Lehto, Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra
Tomas Nuñez, Orchestra of the Finnish National Opera
Samuli Peltonen, Orchestra of the Finnish National Opera
Jussi Vähälä, Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra

Piae cantiones collection (1582):
Ramus virens olivarum
sov./arr. Martti Kilpeläinen

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685–1750):
Schlummert ein, ihr matten Augen from the cantata Ich habe genug (BWV  82)
transcr. Tero-Pekka Henell

Petr Tchaikovsky (1840–1893):
Aria of Lensky from the opera Eugene Onegin
sov./arr. Teemu Honkanen

Edvard Grieg (1843–1907):
Holberg Suite, extracts:

  1. Preludium
  2. Sarabande
  3. Gavotte

sov./arr. Werner Thomas-Mifune

Heitor Villa-Lobos (1887–1959):
Bachianas brasileiras n:o 1

Astor Piazzolla (1921–1992):
Maria de Buenos Aires
sov./arr. Peter Grans

Leonard Cohen (1934–2016):
Hallelujah
sov./arr. Auroora Kiiski-Touizrar

James Hetfield (1963–) & Lars Ulrich (1963–):
Nothing Else Matters
sov./arr. Eicca Toppinen

John Lunn (1956–):
Downton Abbey Theme

Joonas Kokkonen (1921–1996):
’Paavo’s hymn’ from the opera The Last Temptations

Kaj Chydenius (1939–):
’Sinua, sinua rakastan’ (You, it is you, it is you I love) from the film Asfalttilampaat (The Asphalt Lambs)
sov./arr. Peter Grans

Lasse Mårtenson (1934–2016):
Theme from the TV series Myrskyluodon Maija (Maja of Stormy Rock)
sov./arr. Anna Salmi

Mika Toivanen (1970–):
Mun aika mennä on
sov./arr. Teemu Honkanen

American spiritual:
Deep River
sov./arr. Norman Luboff

Tickets 25 | 23 | 18 €

Duration 1 h, no intermission

Total Cello Ensemble and Turku Music Festival open the Music in the Cathedral! -weeks!

A unique ensemble of six top cellists breaks down musical barriers from classical to entertainment. Cellists will race Formula races or throw themselves into the seduction of intoxicating tangos – 30 years without sparing the cello, without compromising on quality!

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