Classical music, opera, ballet and dance in Savonlinna, Finland

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SavonlinnaEugene Onegin - concert performance

Tchaikovsky: Eugene Onegin
Tugan Sokhiev; Bolshoi Opera; Bolshoi Theatre Chorus; Bolshoi Theatre Orchestra

SavonlinnaIolanta

Tchaikovsky
Anton Grishanin; Sergey Zhenovach; Bolshoi Opera; Alexander Borovskiy; Anna Nechaeva; Ekaterina Morozova; Dmytro Popov

SavonlinnaI Puritani

Bellini: I puritani
Evelino Pidò; Emilio Sagi; Teatro Real; Daniel Bianco; Pepa Ojanguren; Chorus of the Teatro Real; Orchestra of the Teatro Real
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McVicar 's Rigoletto travels to the Savonlinna Festival

David McVicar's production may divide audiences with its no holds barred approach to the debauchery of the court of Mantua, but is well worth seeing for the Gilda of Tuuli Takala.
****1
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A concert of two choirs at Savonlinna

The Savonlinna Opera Festival took a break from the stage and brought in the YL Male Voice Choir and the Tapiola Choir for a concert of Finnish choral music.
***11
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Kullervo at the Savonlinna Festival

Kari Heiskanen's questionable production of Sallinen's bleak opera is revived with a superb cast under the nuanced baton of Hannu Lintu.
****1
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“Amid the black water": a sensational new work from Aulis Sallinen at the Savonlinna Festival

The Castle in the Water, Sallinen's new “chronicle”, is a new work of innovative beauty. Tragic, comic and epic, in seventy-five minutes it tells the history of Olavinlinna and gives a snap-shot of those connected to it.
*****
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Savonlinna's Die Entführung aus dem Serail

The opening production of the 2017 Savonlinna Opera Festival had an optimistic message, strongly delivered by a cast led by the exceptional Konstanze of Hulkar Sabirova.
****1
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A Finnish swan song at Savonlinna

Matti Salminen and conductor Leif Segerstam come together, probably for the last time, to give us an excellent evening's opera which touched the heart of Boris Godunov – a Finnish swan song as potent as anything penned by Sibelius.
****1
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