Ilana Gothóni & Marjaana Holva, violin
Helinä Nissi, viola
Katja Kolehmainen, cello
Matti Kariluoto, double bass
Olli Leppäniemi, clarinet
Etienne Boudreault, bassoon
Tanja Nisonen, horn
Franz Schubert: Octet in F Major
Jörg Widmann: Octet
Schubert’s Octet is one of the many works that has earned him a place in the history of music. This vivacious, vibrant work is a chamber music tour de force with colours sparkling like a kaleidoscope. German contemporary composer Jörg Widmann based his Octet on Schubert’s.
The length of the concert is approx. 2 h.