Håkan Hardenberger, conductor and trumpet
Joseph Haydn: Concerto for Trumpet and Orchestra in E flat major Hob. VIIe:1
Sergei Prokofiev: Symphony no. 1 in D major op. 25, ‘Classical’
Maurice Ravel: Le Tombeau de Couperin, suite for orchestra
Robert Planel: Concerto for Trumpet and Strings
Joni Mitchell (arr. Roland Pöntinen): Both sides now, for trumpet and strings
Jan Lundgren (arr. Roland Pöntinen): The Seagull, for trumpet and strings
Michel Legrand (arr. Roland Pöntinen): Sans toi, for trumpet, piano and strings
Astor Piazzolla: Oblivion, for trumpet and strings
Håkan Hardenberger, one of the world’s leading classical trumpet players, offers up a programme including both classical and popular music. Known as a pioneer of his instrument and for his phenomenal performances and innovations, Hardenberger carries the listener from Haydn’s brilliant classic to Planel’s concerto written in the 1960s and from Joni Mitchell’s folk rock hit to Lundgren’s jazzy number and Argentinean tango by Piazzolla.
The length of the concert is approx. 2 h.