Lead! Foundation establishes a winter festival in Fiskars, held for the first time in the period 10-15 April 2022. The festival, a sister festival to the Fiskars Summer Festival, will include a training for young soloists, a conductors’ masterclass, and public concerts. The concerts are free of charge, and Fiskars residents are warmly welcome to attend all the events. Our talented young musicians and instrumental mentors come from all over the world, and they will be led by Jukka-Pekka Saraste and two young guest conductors in the final concert on Friday 15th August.
Look forward to seeing you there!
10-13 April: Lead! String Ensemble, young conductors and Jukka-Pekka Saraste will be rehearsing in Lukaali. The public is welcome to drop in on the rehearsals.
13th April at 18:30 in Lukaali: 1st Concert
Mozart: Divertimento in D major
Sibelius: String Trio in G minor
Dvorak: String Sextet
14th April at 18:00 in Musta Sali: 2nd Concert
Strauss: Capriccio for String Sextet
Françaix: String Trio
Tchaikovsky: Souvenir de Florence
15th April at 16:00 in Lukaali: 3rd and final concert:
Shostakovich: 2 pieces for String Octet
Stravinsky: Apollon Musagète
Veress: 4 Transylvanian Dances
Artists: Lead! String Ensemble, Jukka-Pekka Saraste, Kristian Sallinen and Caleb Young