Duruflé: Requiem

Sun 26 Oct 2014 7.30 pm
Temppeliaukio Church, Helsinki

Ville Urponen, organ
Klaus Mäkelä, cello
Helsingin kamarikuoro
Nils Schweckendiek, conductor

Maurice Duruflé Quatre motets op. 10       
Requiem op. 9
Esa-Pekka Salonen Shine (for solo cello)

Maurice Duruflé’s music, with its combination of Gregorian chant and colourful and sensitive harmonies, here marks the run-up to All Saints’ Day.

In collaboration with the Temppeliaukio Church

20,50€ / 17,50€ / 7,50€ from Lippupalvelu

Temppeliaukio Church / photo by Matthew Duncan
We have several good orchestras in our country, but only because composers know the Finnish Radio Chamber Choir do they not hesitate to write radical, unusual, rhythmically and tonally demanding thoughts and innovations also in choral music.
Einojuhani Rautavaara,