Nils Schweckendiek, conductor
Helsinki Chamber Choir
Beethoven: Overture to Prometheus
Berlioz: Méditation religieuse
Whittall: The return of light (premiere)
Cherubini: Messe solennelle in G Major
Helsinki Chamber Choir 10 year anniversary concert
The 10th anniversary concert of the Helsinki Chamber Choir on All Souls’ Eve features a religious meditation by Berlioz and a rare Mass by Cherubini, given its first Finnish performance. A new work by Matthew Whittall jointly commissioned by the Tapiola Sinfonietta and the Helsinki Chamber Choir rounds off the programme.
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).