Concerts 2015

 

Musicians of the King's Road, baroque orchestra
Markus Yli-Jokipii, conductor

Tommaso Luison, guest concertmaster

Anu Mattila, soprano
Taniel Kirikal, countertenor


Giovanni Battista Pergolesi:
Salve Regina
Stabat Mater

- Pergolesi's two last compositions


Turku Cathedral
Annunciation Day
Sunday 22 March, 2015 at 6 p.m.


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Tickets: 20 € + possible service fee

Advance booking:

Turku Cathedral information
Tuomiokirkonkatu 1
+358 2 261 7100

from 2 February, 2015


Lippupiste Oy

Ticket outlets
(Event number when booking
at R-kioski: 109165)

from 2 February, 2015

Tickets can also be booked in advance directly from the Musicians of the King's Road:
maria [dot] hjerpe [at] kuninkaantienmuusikot [dot] fi or by phone 0400 495 935.

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Musicians of the King's Road, a cappella
Markus Yli-Jokipii

A historical divine service

Petri Hautala, priest serving in the worship


Melchior Vulpius:
Das Leiden und Sterben unsers Herrn Jesu Christi
aus dem heiligen Evangelisten Matthaeo

- St Matthew Passion 400 years

Revival of the first passion performance in Finland.


The church of Vähäkyrö
Kirkonsilta 2, Vähäkyrö
Palm Sunday
Sunday 29 March, 2015 at 10 a.m.


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Free admission

 
 

Musicians of the King's Road, baroque orchestra

Antto Vanhala, concertmaster


Laura Vihreäpuu, harpsichord
Anna Savelainen, harpsichord

Giovanni Battista Pergolesi:
Concerto for two harpsichords
- First performance in Finland

Christoph Schaffrath:
Ouverture – for strings and basso continuo, A minor
Sinfonia
for strings and basso continuo, G minor

Christlieb Siegmund Binder:
Adagio à 2 Cembali

Johann Georg Pisendel:
Concerto for violin, E minor


The church of Askainen, Askaistentie 788, Askainen
Wednesday 8 July, 2015, at 8 p.m.


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20 € (at the venue one hour before the concert)

Please note that there is no advance ticket sales via Lippupiste.
Tickets can be booked in advance directly from the Musicians of the King's Road:
maria [dot] hjerpe [at] kuninkaantienmuusikot [dot] fi or by phone 0400 495 935.

 
 

Musicians of the King's Road

Antto Vanhala, concertmaster


Eleonora Vulpiani, lira-chitarra


Ferdinando Carulli:
Concerto pour lyre

- For this rare instrument, only one concerto is known in the Western music literature.
This work will now be performed in Finland for the first time.

Christoph Schaffrath:
Ouverture – for strings and basso continuo, A major
Sinfonia for strings and basso continuo, G minor
Ouverture – for strings and basso continuo, D minor

Andrea Zani:
Concerto for violin, D major

Johann Friedrich Fasch:
Sinfonia, G minor


Salo Art Museum
Mariankatu 14, Salo
Wednesday 12 August, 2015 at 7 p.m.


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Tickets: 25 €

Advance booking: from 11th May onwards, Salo Art Museum information
(Tue-Fri 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Sat-Sun 11 a.m.-5 p.m., closed on Mondays)

Please note that there is no advance ticket sales via Lippupiste.
Tickets can also be booked in advance directly from the Musicians of the King's Road:
maria [dot] hjerpe [at] kuninkaantienmuusikot [dot] fi or by phone 0400 495 935.


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Musicians of the King's Road

Antto Vanhala, concertmaster


Eleonora Vulpiani, lira-chitarra


Night of the Arts 2015


Ferdinando Carulli:
Concerto pour lyre

- The concert series that presents rare historical instruments continues.

Christoph Schaffrath:
Ouverture – for strings and basso continuo, A major
Sinfonia for strings and basso continuo, G minor
Ouverture – for strings and basso continuo, D minor

Andrea Zani:
Concerto for violin, D major

Johann Friedrich Fasch:
Sinfonia, G minor


Cygnaeus school, prayers' aula, Maariankatu 7, Turku
Thursday 13 August, 2015 at 8 p.m.

Due to the small and intimate venue, only a limited amount of tickets is available to the concert on the Night of the Arts.

Tickets are sold at the main entrance of the school one hour before the concert.


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Free parking is available in the schoolyard (entrance via Maariankatu).


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Tickets: 30/25 €

+ possible service fee

Advance booking:

Lippupiste Oy

Ticket outlets
(Event number when booking at R-kioski: 109474)


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Musicians of the King's Road
- baroque orchestra, choir and soloists

Jean-Marc Andrieu, direction

Minna Nyberg, dessus
Minna Laukkanen, haute-contre
Martti Anttila, taille
Jouni Kuorikoski, basse
Markku Hietaharju, orgue
Irma Niskanen, premier dessus de violon

Mass for the dead on All Saints' Day (N.B. Sun 1 November)

Jean Gilles:
Requiem
Maybe the most beautiful requiem ever composed

Mathieu Lanes:
Petites Pièces d'orgue

Élévation
Grand Jeu no. 61
Grand Jeu no. 60
La Piémontoise


The baroque requiem by the French composer Jean Gilles has remained unknown in Finland but it is an important work and has been performed for example at the funerals of composer Jean-Philippe Rameau and King Louis XV. It is said to be one of the most beautiful requiems in the world.

In the concert programme will be announced one of the concerts of the year of celebration 2017 - Reformation 500th Anniversary and centenary of Finland's independence.


Turku Cathedral
Sunday 1 November, 2015 at 7 p.m.


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- The concert was recorded by Yle Radio 1 and broadcast on 12 November, 2015 at 19.03.
- The programme was available on Yle Areena until December 11, 2015.

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Tickets: 23 € + possible service fee

Advance booking:

Lippupiste
R-kioski (Event number: 110382)
Turku Cathedral information, phone +358 2 261 7100