Kaija Saariaho 70
Offrande: Kaija Saariaho’s organ and choral works
Sun. 16.10.2022 7 PM
Temppeliaukio Church, Helsinki
Info and tickets from Saariaho 70 website
Jan Lehtola, organ
Olivia Moss, soprano
Anssi Karttunen, cello
Helsinki Chamber Choir
Nils Schweckendiek, conductor
KAIJA SAARIAHO: choral works
KAIJA SAARIAHO: Offrande (2014)
KAIJA SAARIAHO: Three preludes (1981)
KAIJA SAARIAHO: Lullaby for cello solo (2020)
Kaija Saariaho’s aesthetic is infused with spiritualism. The highlight of this programme is the early work Three Preludes on Biblical texts. This concert brings together performers dedicated to Saariaho’s music, and the concert is brought to you by the group Organo Novo ry, in collaboration with Urut soimaan ry (‘Play the Organ’).
In collaboration with Kaija Saariaho 70.