Mario Venzago, conductor
Kit Armstrong, piano
Christoph Willibald Gluck: Overture to the Opera Iphigenia in Aulis
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 24
Johannes Brahms: Symphony No. 2
The young American pianist Kit Armstrong aroused great admiration on his previous visit to Tapiola. This time he plays the deep-hued C minor Concerto by Mozart. Contrasting this is the flowing Chamber Symphony in Late-Romantic style written by Franz Schreker during the First World War.
About the Venue
The Tapiola Hall is the home of the Tapiola Sinfonietta. It is where the orchestra rehearses and gives most of its concerts. The hall with its elegant birch panelling seats 776. It is part of the Espoo Cultural Centre designed by Arto Sipinen – easy to find and quickly reached even from Helsinki. The address is Kulttuuriaukio 2, 02100 Espoo. Tel. (09) 816 21 (exchange).