Concerts

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Sat 22.7.

1. Opening Concert

12.00

Uusikaupunki Market Square

Free admission!

Pekko Käppi & KHHL

Pekko Käppi’s Ensemble gets the Crusell Music Festival off to a running start!

2. Pekko Käppi

18.00

Cultural Centre Cruselli

25 € / 20 €                   Buy tickets here!

Pekko Käppi & KHHL

Folk music rocks with a personal twist!

Sun 23.7.

3. Golf Tournament – B.H. Crusell Open

9.00

Uusikaupunki Golf Course

Detailed information: www.ugk.fi

4. Church Service

10.00

New Church

Telemann: Canonic sonatas

Takuya Takashima (oboe), Yuki Koyama (flute)

5. Concert for children ”Minor Cat and Major Mouse”

13.00

Cultural Centre Cruselli

5 €                         Buy tickets here!

Siljamari Heikinheimo (violin), Salla Karakorpi (piano)

Siljamari and Salla put on their ears and tails, make their whiskers shake and dive into a world of music and emotion.

6. The Music for the Royal Fireworks

22.00

Vallinmäki Hill

Free admission!

George Frideric Handel: Music for The Royal Fireworks HWV (351)

The Finnish Double Reed Society’s Orchestra

Uusikaupunki 400 years – party with the crowd! Music seasoned with fireworks!

Mon 24.7.

7. Flute Competition, First Round

10.00

Church Community Centre

Free admission!

Elite international young flautists starts their tough competition.

8. Lunga

18.00

Old Church

25 € /20 €                Buy tickets here!

John Fernström: Quintet for Winds, Op.59
Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov: Piano Quintet Op. Posth. In B Flat Major
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Paul Taffanel: Wind Quintet in G minor

Wind Quintet Lunga: Elina Raijas (flute), Hannu Perttilä (oboe), Olli Leppäniemi (clarinet), Jussi Särkkä (bassoon), Tero Toivonen (French horn).

Jouko Laivuori (piano)

Cool and relaxed, musicians playing together with total precision!

9. Tölöläb

21.00

Cultural Centre Cruselli

25 € / 20 €             Buy tickets here!

Tölöläb: Taavi Oramo (clarinet, electronics = el.), Antti Salovaara (bassoon, el.), Saku Mattila (oboe, el.) and Turkka Inkilä (flute, shakuhatši, el)

These four bizarre woodwind players are something that people never knew they needed but are now ecstatic about!

Tue 25.7.

10. Flute Competition, First Round continued

10.00

Church Community Centre

Free admission!

11. Piae Cantiones and other vocal music

18.00

Old Church

25 € / 20 €                  Buy tickets here!

Piae Cantiones: Paranymphus adiens
Orlando di Lasso: Suzanne un jour
Gustav Düben: Chorale ”Jesus är min vän den besta”
Fredrik Pacius: Och havets unga tärna
Piae Cantiones: Ad perennis vitae foneem
Trad.: Jo Karjalan kumbusill’
Hildegaard bingeniläinen: O splendidissima gemma
Sergei Rahmaninov: Ostrovok

Tuuli Lindeberg (soprano), Taavi Oramo (baritone), Matias Häkkinen (harpsichord), Antti Salovaara (bassoon)

Tuuli Lindberg’s inviting voice combines Piae Cantiones, Swedish baroque and Ural traditional music into meditative experience.

12. Clarimonia: Mozart and instruments of his time

21.00

Old Church

25 € / 20 €                Buy tickets here!

Johann Mattheson: Sonata III op.1 Nr.5
Johann Philipp Kirnberger: Recueil d’Airs de danse Caractéristiques
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Serenade Nr.1
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Franz Krommer: Trio op.47
Giuseppe di Blumenthal: Trio

Clarimonia Ensemble

Music for three basset horns!

Wed 26.7.

13. Clarimonia workshop

14.00

Viikainen School, Hall

10 €               Buy tickets here!

Clarimonia Ensemble

Getting to know historical clarinets!

14. Masters and apprentices

18.00

Old Church

25 € / 20 €              Buy tickets here!

Bernhard Henrik Crusell (arr. Harri Ahmas): The Little Slave Girl for wind octet and double bass
Carl Orff (arr. Friedrich Wanek): Carmina Burana for wind tentet
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Sergei Prokofiev (arr. Alexandre Tansman): Romeo and Juliet, Suite for wind octet

Conductor Janne Nisonen. Masters e.g. Hanna Juutilainen (flute), Washington Barella (oboe), Tuulia Ylönen (clarinet),
Georg Klütsch (bassoon), Eero Ignatius (double bass)

Masters and apprentices combine their forces!

15. Crusell and the birth of Russian classical music

21.00

Old Church

25 € / 20 €            Buy tickets here!

Bernhard Henrik Crusell: Clarinet Quartet No 2 C minor Op. 4
Tuulia Ylönen (clarinet)
Trio ZPR: Cecilia Zilliacus (violin), Johanna Persson (viola), Kati Raitinen (cello)

Mikhail Glinka: “Pathetic Trio” for Clarinet, Bassoon and Piano (1827)
Tuulia Ylönen (clarinet), Georg Klütsch (bassoon), Matilda Kärkkäinen (piano)

Svante Henryson: Off Pist (1996)
Andreas Sunden (clarinet), Kati Raitinen (cello)

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Aulis Sallinen: Clarinet Quartet The Sea of Peace (2017)
Harri Mäki (clarinet), Trio ZPR

Franz Berwald : Grand Septet
Andreas Sunden (clarinet), Georg Klütsch (bassoon), Annu Salminen (French horn), Trio ZPR, Eero Ignatius (double bass)

A musical match between Sweden and Russia.

Thu 27.7.

16. Flute Competition, The Semi-final round

10.00

Church Community Centre

10 €                    Buy tickets here!

Flautists are pared down and the competition atmosphere gets intense!

17. Light Salon Music

18.00

Cultural Centre Cruselli

25 € / 20 €          Buy tickets here!

e.g. George Gershwin: “Walking the Dog”
Pjotr Tsaikovski: Andante cantabile from String Quartet No 1 op.11
Francis Poulenc: Trio for oboe, bassoon and piano
Rauno Melos: Figure-Hymn-Summer
Bernard Henrik Crusell: Divertimento op. 9 for oboe and string quartet

Hanna Juutilainen (flute), Washington Barrella (oboe), Harri Mäki (clarinet), Georg Klütsch (bassoon), Eero Ignatius (double bass), Ismo Eskelinen (guitar).
Jousia Quartet: Janne Nisonen (violin), Eriikka Maalismaa (violin), Andres Kaljuste (viola), Timo-Veikko Valve (cello).

Will your legs start dancing even before the Night of Lanterns?

18. Night of Lanterns

21.00

Vallinmäki Hill

Free admission!

Jukka Eskola Soul Trio feat. Timo Lassy: Jukka Eskola (trumpet), Timo Lassy (saxophone), Mikko Helevä (organ), Teppo Mäkynen (drums)

Fantastic groove with a great combo!

Fri 28.7.

19. Young Virtuosos 1

14.00

Church Community Centre

Free admission!

Students from the festival’s courses perform!

20. Young Virtuosos 2

16.00

Church Community Centre

Free admission!

Students from the festival’s courses perform!

21. Festival Concert

18.00

New Church

30 € / 25 € (25 € / 20 €)               Buy tickets here!

Amilcare Ponchielli: Il convegno op 76
Jörg Widmann: Con brio
Dmitri Shostakovich: Seven Arrangements of Finnish Folk Songs
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Dmitri Shostakovich: Chamber Symphony op 73a

Tapiola Sinfonietta
Conductor Valentin Uryupin

Sol.: Andreas Sunden (clarinet), Valentin Urypin (clarinet), Johanna Isokoski (soprano)
Tuomas Miettola (baritone)

”Il Convegno (The Meeting)” – the meeting of East and West.

22. Emma Salokoski

21.00

Community Hall

25 € (includes coffee/tea and snacks)           Buy tickets here!

Emma Salokoski (vocals), Johanna Juhola (accordion)

A soulful interpretation by Emma Salokoski.

Sat 29.7.

23. Young Virtuosos 3

13.00

Church Community Centre

Free admission!

Students from the festival’s courses perform!

24. Crusell Jogging

13.00

Sorvakko sports field

Detailed information www.uudenkaupunginkenttakarhut.fi

25. Young Virtuosos 4

15.00

Church Community Centre

Free admission!

Students from the festival’s courses perform!

26. Flute Competition Final

18.00

New Church

30 € / 25 € (25 € / 20 €)          Buy tickets here!

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Flute Concerto in G major, K.313
Minna Leinonen: Luvetus for flute and string orchestra (premiere)

Jousia Ensemble, cond. Janne Nisonen

It’s face-off time. Who is the best of the rest?

27. Closing Party: Jukka Eskola Quinteto Bossa

21.00

Community Hall

30 € (includes the evening meal)      Buy tickets here!

Jukka Eskola Quinteto Bossa

Bossa Quintet is a refined and swinging combination of Finnish jazz ability. They have a fresh attitude to genres and cross over.

 

TICKETS:

Ticket sales begin on 13.3. in Ticketmaster Suomi ticket offices
throughout Finland and at the Uusikaupunki Tourist
Information Office, Rauhankatu 10, tel. +358 50 4205333.
Prices 5 € – 30 €. Tickets bought from the Uusikaupunki
Tourist Information Office are free of service charges.
Tickets bought from Ticketmaster Suomi ( Lippupalvelu) ticket offices are
6 € – 33 € and include service charges.

Ticketmaster Suomi office tel. 0600 10 800 (1,98 €/min+taxes)

http://www.ticketmaster.fi

TICKET PRICES:

 For concerts listing two prices, the price on the left is for
the normal price and the price on the right is for pensioners,
students, and the unemployed. For concerts listing two
prices plus a price in parenthesis the first prices are for a
seat near the stage, the price in parenthesis is for seats
further from the stage, or places with where it is difficult
to see the stage. Tickets bought from Ticketmaster Suomi
for the above mentioned prices (6 € – 33 €)
include all service charges and cannot be added to.
For S-group tickets there is a discount of 2,5 €/ticket with
the S-group card.

OTHER INQUIRIES:

Uusikaupunki Cultural Services Office

Rauhankatu 10, 23500 Uusikaupunki

tel. +358 50 4205401, kulttuuritoimisto(at)uusikaupunki.fi

www.crusell.fi