Fri 04.10.2019 -
19.00 to 21.00

HPO Emperor

Fri 04.10.2019 -
19.00 to 21.00
Estimated duration: 2 hours
Organizer: 
The Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra
Ticket sales start  
Thu 08.08.2019 - 09.00
Tickets:
From 11.5 €
Cloakroom charge: 2.00 €
Intermission: 
Yes
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250-vuotiasta Napoleonia juhlistetaan keisarikappaleilla ja musiikillisilla reaktioilla tyranniaan. Elisabeth Leonskaja on pianistilegenda, jota...
Born 250 years ago this year, Napoleon is remembered with imperial pieces and a musical reaction to tyranny. Schönberg’s Ode to Napoleon was his statement of support for the forces fighting Hitler. The composer insisted that the singer must have ”the number of shades, essential to express one hundred and seventy kinds of derision, sarcasm, hatred, ridicule, contempt, condemnation, etc., which I tried to portray in my music.” Elisabeth Leonskaja is a piano legend whose devoted fans follow her achievements from one concert and country to another.
Organizer contacts: 
helsinki.philharmonic@hel.fi
Repertoire
Arnold Schönberg
Oodi Napoleon Buonapartelle
Ludwig van Beethoven
Pianokonsertto nro 5 ”Keisarikonsertto”
Väliaika 25 min
Ludwig van Beethoven
Sinfonia nro 3 ”Eroica”
Tickets and costs
 
Type of ticket: Event with admission fee
 
Basic ticket: 11.50 € - 46.00 €
Pensioner: 11.50 € - 38.00 €
Other price: 9.50 € - 24.00 €

Prices including handling charge

Cloakroom charge: 2.00 €
 
Additional details
Live stream
Stream available for 30 days
Antonello Manacorda
conductor
Elisabeth Leonskaja
piano
Niall Chorell
Lausuja

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