Hello, Pärnu summer!
21 June 2017 at 18:00 at Pärnu Vallikäär
The grand opening of the summer season and the traditional handing over of the title of the summer capital from Tallinn to Pärnu. Performers include the children’s singing group og Margri Kits, the dance studio of Janne Ristimets, Lõõtsavägilased band, Liisi Koikson, Kaire Vilgats, Koit Toome and Pärnu City Orchetra, conductor Taavi Kull. Concert host Ado Kirsi.
Free of charge
Screening of the silent film The Passion of Joan of Arc (1928) with live music.
6 July 2017 at 20:00 at Pärnu Concert Hall
7 July 2017 at 19:00 at Kärdla wool warehouse
Conductor: Jüri Alperten
The silent film The Passion of Joan of Arc (La passion de Jeanne d'Arc) by Carl Theodor Dreyer was once thought lost, but it was restored in 1985 from a copy found in Copenhagen. The film is shown with live music commissioned from Tõnu Kõrvits. The music has been performed in France, Hungary and in 2014 in Estonia for PÖFF.
Tickets 12/8€. Tickets available at the box offices of Eesti Kontsert. Also online, service provided by Piletilevi and Piletimaailm.
SASHA MÄKILÄ INTERNATIONAL CONDUCTING MASTERCLASS FINAL CONCERT
14th July, 2017 at 20:00 at Pärnu Concert Hall
Gioachino Rossin The Barber of Seville
Ludwig van Beethoven Symphony No.1, Op.21
Robert Schumann Violin Concerto in D minor, WoO 23
Conducted by the participants:
Pärnu City Orchestra
Soloist Lila Watanabe (Japan/USA)
Tickets 10/7€. Tickets available at the box offices of Eesti Kontsert. Also online, service provided by Piletilevi and Piletimaailm.