Sound of Masterpieces

Concert series Sound of Masterpieces in Kadriorg presents the valuable art collection of the Kadriorg Art Museum. Each concert introduces one masterpiece with explanations from an art historian and followed by music according to the era and theme of the masterpiece.

Concert starts at 5 p.m.
With one intermission, it will last about 1 hour and 15 minutes.
Tickets 15€ in Piletilevi outlets and the museum ticket desk
The concert ticket is also valid for visitn the exhibitions at the Kadriorg Art Museum on the same day (from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.)

In cooperation with Eesti Kontsert

Sunday 08.10.2017 17.00

Artwork: Francesco Bartolozzi. “Music Lesson” (1751). Introduction by art historian Aleksandra Murre

Neeme Punder (baroque flute), Olev Ainomäe (baroque oboe), Ene Nael (harpsichord), Tõnu Jõesaar (viola da gamba)

Programme:
Telemann. “Der getreue Music-Meister” / “The Constant Music Master”

Sunday 26.11.2017 17.00

Masterpiece: Kaarel Liimand. “Pastoral” (1940). Introduction by art historian Aleksandra Murre

“The King and the Shepherd” – Wind quintet Estica
Anna Kelder (flute), Mari Gienow (bassoon), Helena Tuuling (clarinet), Heli Ernits (oboe), Meelika Mikson (French horn)

Programme:
Farkas, Milhaud, Tamberg, and others

Sunday 17.12.2017 17.00

A masterpiece: Benedetto Luti. “Bacchus and Ariadne”. Introduction by art historian Kerttu Männiste

Kädy Plaas-Kala (soprano), Reinut Tepp (hammer piano)

Programme:
Mozart, Schubert, Beethoven;
Haydn’s Cantata “Ariadne from Naxos”

Sunday 14.01.2018 17.00

Masterpiece: Evald Okas. ”Santa Maria della Salute” (1966). Introduction by art historian Kerttu Männiste

Jaak Sooäär (electric guitar), Ivo Sillamaa (piano)

Programme:
Improvisations BACH

Sunday 18.02.2018 17.00

Work of art: Aleksander Grinev, ‘Paljukäeline tantsijanna’ (‘The Many-Handed Dancer’, 1927). Introduction by an art historian: Kerttu Männiste

Jakob Peäske (bassoon), Mikk Langeproon (accordion), Henry Zibo (accordion)

Programme:
Böellmann, Mussorgski, Monti, Piazzolla, Saar, Pane, Kalluste

Sunday 11.03.2018 17.00

Artwork:
“Orpheus and Eurydike”. Plate painting after Angelika Kauffmann (1800–1820). Introduction by art historian Aleksandra Murre

Ivo Posti (countertenor), Oksana Sinkova (flute), Tatjana Lepnurm (harp)

Programme:
“Heaven and Hell” – Roussel, Gluck, Mouquet

Sunday 15.04.2018 17.00

Work of art: Kaljo Põllu. “Taevalik Maailma Esiema” (Heavenly Foremother of the World, 1978), Introduction by art historian Aleksandra Murre

Tartu String Quartet
Kristel Eeroja-Põldoja (violin), Kadri Sepalaan (violin), Kadri Rehemaa (viola), Reet Mets (cello)

Programme:
Garrop. String Quartet No. 3 “Gaia”
Schubert. String Quartet No. 14 in D minor “Death and the Maiden”

Sunday 13.05.2018 17.00

Work of art: Väino Kunnas. “Punane tants” (“Red Dance”, 1927). Introduction by art historian Kerttu Männiste

Heili Rosin (flute), Indrek Leivategija (cello), Tatjana Chernichka (piano)

Programme:
Debussy. “Syrinx”
Debussy. Sonata for Cello and Piano in D minor
Françaix. Trio for Flute, Cello, and Piano
Mendelssohn. Piano Trio No. 1 in D minor, Op. 49