WAGNER & BRAHMS: SIMPLY SUBLIME

Spring 2022
Kotka Concert Hall
Kuusankoski Hall
Conductor:
Anna-Maria Helsing
Soloist:
Julia Sporsén, soprano
Program

Johannes Brahms: Serenade No. 1, D Major, Op. 11
Richard Wagner: Aria “Dich, teure Halle” (from “Tannhäuser”)

Richard Wagner: Siegfried Idyll
Richard Wagner: Wesendonck-Lieder (arr. Felix Mottl)

Anna-Maria Helsing is one of the most renowned and in-demand conductors of her generation, and a pioneer in the sense that she was the first woman in Finland to receive a Chief Conductor tenure. Her eagerly-awaited visit to our orchestra is now to take place in a Wagner-oriented programme. The soloist is Swedish soprano Julia Sporsén, famous for her expressive performance and ability to live the part.

Tickets
€ 25/ 20/ 11