Concert is streamed live on Sibelius Academy’s Youtube channel.
The works include the classic of avant-garde organ music, Iannis Xenakis’ Gmeeoorh, and Kaija Saariaho’s Offrande. The works will be performed by promising young cellists together with pioneers of contemporary music.
Adam Vilagi: Citadella for organ (2018)
Kaija Saariaho: Offrande for cello and organ (2014)
Iannis Xenakis: Gmeeoorh (1974)
Jan Lehtola, organ
Susanne Kujala, organ
Daniel Schultz, cello
Sponsors and partners: Sibelius Academy of the University of the Arts Helsinki
Further information: Anna Huuskonen
The concert is part of the Musica nova Helsinki contemporary music festival. The festival will be held in Helsinki from 2 to 10 February 2021.