Friday 24.9.2021 19.00 Season Concert
From 29/23/12 € + order fee Espoo Cultural Centre
Friday 24.9.2021 19.00 From 29/23/12 € + order fee Espoo Cultural Centre

The new partners of the Tapiola Sinfonietta come together, as our new Artist in Association, Ryan Bancroft, conducts the world premiere of the Flute Concerto of Sebastian Fagerlund, our Artist in Residence in the 2021–2022 season. The soloist is Sharon Bezaly, one of the finest flautists of our time and the dedicatee of the Concerto. The programme also includes the modern escapades of Jeux vénitiens by Lutosławski, the cordially Romantic Symphony in D minor by Schumann and Fagerlund’s magnificent Octet.

Live broadcasted on YLE Radio 1.
Concert ends ca. at 8.45 pm. Intermission 30 minutes.

Pre-concert talk in Tapiola Hall at 6.15 pm: Kimmo Korhonen interviews Sebastian Fagerlund. Discussion will be in Finnish.

Afterglow in Tapiola Hall 8.55-9.20 pm
Sebastian Fagerlund: Octet ”Autumn Equinox”
I  Espressivo
II Lento misterioso
III Agitato con forza ma espressivo

Olli Leppäniemi, clarinet
Jaakko Luoma, bassoon
Ilkka Hongisto, french horn
Janne Nisonen, violin
Tiina Paananen, violin
Ulla Soinne, viola
Riitta Pesola, cello
Panu Pärssinen, double bass

Sebastian Fagerlund on YouTube: Introducing Sebastian Fagerlund (subtitled in English)

We kindly ask you to check up-to-date information: Special arrangements
The program is subject to change.



Pre-concert talk

Pre-concert talk, Tapiola Hall at 6.15.-6.35 pm.
Kimmo Korhonen introduces the programme and interviews Sebastian Fagerlund.
Presentation is given in finnish.

Witold Lutosławski

Venetian Games

Sebastian Fagerlund

Flute Concerto ”Terral”, world premiere

Robert Schumann

Symphony No. 4 in D minor op. 120 (original)

Sebastian Fagerlund

Octet ”Autumn Equinox”


Tapiola Hall

Sebastian Fagerlund: Octet "Autumn Equinox"

musicians of the Tapiola Sinfonietta


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