VENZAGO & SCHUBERT
Mario Venzago, conductor
Maximilian Hornung, cello
Franz Schubert: Overture in D major D 556
Victor Herbert: Cello Concerto no. 2
Franz Schubert: Symphony no. 8, ‘Unfinished’, completed by Mario Venzago
Prize-winning German cellist Maximilian Hornung explores the Romantic tumult of Victor Herbert’s Cello Concerto, which inspired Dvořák to write his own. In this concert, Schubert’s ‘Unfinished’ Symphony is given in a version completed by conductor Mario Venzago.
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).