Wed 22.01.2020 -
19.00 to 21.00

RSO & Sakari Oramo & Anu Komsi

Wed 22.01.2020 -
19.00 to 21.00
Estimated duration: 2 hours
Organizer: 
Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra
Ticket sales start  
Wed 11.12.2019 - 09.00
Tickets:
From 25 €
Cloakroom charge: 2.00 €
Intermission: 
Yes
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Anu Komsi and Sakari Oramo hark back to the 1920s.
Merikanto’s expressionist Fantasia is a powerful piece for orchestra, one of the best of its day in Finland. Ekho, to words by V.A. Koskenniemi, is also a beautifully-coloured work that Merikanto wanted to sound “lively, story-like, like a woman in love full of unrequited longing”. Richard Strauss was one of the composers who influenced the Late-Romantic idiom of Rued Langgaard. The title Det himmelrivende (The Heaven-Rending) springs from his worldview – a mixture of Protestantism, Catholicism, theosophy and mysticism. Richard Strauss’s swansongs round off the evening.
Organizer contacts: 
radion.sinfoniaorkesteri@yle.fi
Repertoire
Aarre Merikanto
Fantasy
Aarre Merikanto
Ekho
Rued Langgaard
Symphony No. 6
Richard Strauss
Vier letzte Lieder
Tickets and costs
 
Type of ticket: Event with admission fee
 
Basic ticket: 25.00 € - 36.00 €
Pensioner: 19.00 € - 27.00 €
Student: 10.50 €

Prices including handling charge

Cloakroom charge: 2.00 €
 
Additional details
Live stream
Radio
Sakari Oramo
conductor
Anu Komsi
soprano
Finnish Radion Symphony Orchestra

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