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4.4. Wednesday series 13

Hannu Lintu, conductor
Vadim Gluzman, violin

Peteris Vasks: Distant Light
Dmitri Shostakovich: Symphony No. 8


Latvian Pēteris Vasks is a neo-mystical composer for whom music is a means of addressing the enigma of existence. The soloists in his violin concerto are Vadim Gluzman, an Israeli born in Ukraine, and his Stradivarius. The 8. symphony is the middle work in Shostakovich’s war trilogy (symphonies 7–9).

Details of the event

Tickets: € 9-35

Interval at about 19.45. The concert ends at about 21.30.

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