Leif Segerstam, conductor
Kaisa Ranta, soprano
Matti Salminen, bass
Ludvig van Beethoven: Egmont (Recital for Salminen, Ranta sings)
Max Reger: Die Toteninsel
Modest Musorgski: Songs and Dances of Death (Salminen sings)
The spring begins with Beethoven’s powerful and dramatic incidental music to Johann Wolfgang von Goethe’s play Egmont. This popular suite of music for the stage accompanies the tale of the heroic life of Count Egmont in the 16th century. The programme also includes celebrated bass arias performed by Matti Salminen, one of the most distinguished bass singers of our time. This monumental concert is of course conducted by maestro Leif Segerstam.
The length of the concert is approx. 2 h.
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