THE PRINCESS AND THE WILD SWANS & YOUNG SOLOISTS

Wed 24.5.2017 at 19:00 Kuusankoski Hall
Tue 30.5.2017 at 19:00 Kotka Concert Hall

In partnership with the Kotka Region and North Kymi Music Institutes

This year, in honour of the Finland 100 jubilee, we are staging a big co-production with the two regional Music Institutes in conjunction with our traditional Young Soloists concert. The second half of the concert will be devoted to The Princess and the Wild Swans, a fairytale opera composed by Jaakko Kuusisto. The soloists will be singers from all over SE Finland, and there will be pupils from both Music Institutes in the minor roles, in the choir and the orchestra.

Program:

Jaakko Kuusisto:               
An opera, The Princess and the Wild Swans,
based on the fairytale by H. C. Andersen

 

Conductor:

Esa Heikkilä
Esa Heikkilä

Soloists:

Emilia Vesalainen-Pellas
Emilia Vesalainen-Pellas
Leena Arffman
Leena Arffman
Peter Nordman
Peter Nordman
Helena Berg
Helena Berg
Kai Huopainen
Kai Huopainen
Juha Pikkarainen
Juha Pikkarainen

Tickets: 21/16/8 €