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London · 15 September 2017
Brighton · 16 September 2017

***Still some tickets available – apply now
to andrewbarnett@fireflyuk.net***

We are delighted to present two concerts of songs by Jean Sibelius and his contemporaries to celebrate the centenary of Finland’s independence.

The performers are two of today’s foremost Sibelius interpreters: Hedvig Paulig, soprano (winner of the 2011 International Sibelius Singing Competition) and Folke Gräsbeck, piano.


Hedvig Paulig and Folke Gräsbeck


Friday 15 September 2017 at 7 pm (doors open 6.30 pm)
at the Finnish Ambassador’s Residence,
14 Kensington Palace Gardens,
London W8 4QP

This concert is arranged by Sibelius One with the generous
support and assistance of the Finnish Embassy in London.

Tickets in advance only. Please apply to andrewbarnett@fireflyuk.net
Price £15 (current Sibelius One members: £10)
including welcome drink and post-concert refreshments.

Please note that there is no parking at the residence. The closest tube
stations are Queensway, Notting Hill Gate and High Street Kensington.

Programme:
Jean Sibelius: Den första kyssen; Var det en dröm
Oskar Merikanto: Muistellessa; Pai, pai paitaressu
Toivo Kuula: Syystunnelma; Purjein kuutamolla
Jean Sibelius: Bellis; Aquileja (piano solo)
Leevi Madetoja: Yrtit tummat; Taas kaukaa laulavat lauluaan
Jean Sibelius: Längtan heter min arvedel; Illalle; Säv, säv, susa; Kyssens hopp; Sommarnatten; Norden


Saturday 16 September 2017 at 7.30 pm
at Brighton Unitarian Church,
New Road,
Brighton BN1 1UF

Tickets
Price £15 (current Sibelius One members: £10)

Programme:
Jean Sibelius: Illalle; Säv, säv, susa; Sommarnatten; Norden
Armas Järnefelt: Titania; Du
Oskar Merikanto: Muistellessa; Pai, pai paitaressu
Jean Sibelius: Bellis; Aquileja (piano solo)
Toivo Kuula: Syystunnelma; Purjein kuutamolla
Leevi Madetoja: Yrtit tummat; Taas kaukaa laulavat lauluaan
Jean Sibelius: March of the Finnish Jäger Battalion; Morceau romantique (piano solo)
Jean Sibelius: Den första kyssen; Var det en dröm?; Längtan heter min arvedel; Rosenlied; Im Feld ein Mädchen singt; Kyssens hopp; På verandan vid havet; Svarta rosor


These concerts are scheduled to coincide with the release of the CD
‘Nordic Love’ by the same performers, featuring 20 songs by Sibelius.
(More information about this CD will be published soon)

 

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