Concerts

Thursday 28 July 2022  Pärnu City Hall (Nikolai 3) AT 18:00 Double Vortex 2+2+2+2”

Performed by the Suveuni Piano Ensemble


Saturday 30 July 2022 Pärnu Concert Hall (Aida 4) at 17:00

Pre-concert talk with Prof. Arbo Valdma

At 18:00 “Personal notes”

Pärnu City Orchestra W. A. Mozart Concerto for Piano and Orchestra in D minor, KV 466, soloist Meng-Xia Li (China) W. A. Mozart Concerto for Piano and Orchestra in A major, KV 414, soloist Evelyn Hirschmann (Germany) L. v. Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 2 in B flat major, op. 19 1st movement, soloist Angela Xue (China) R. Schumann Introduction and Allegro appasionato, op. 92, soloist SoYoung Jeong (South Korea) F. Chopin Piano Concerto No. 2 in F minor, 1st movement, soloist Fanny Bourrillon (France) V. Silvestrov „4 Postludes for Piano and Strings“No. 2 and 3, soloist Myrissa Lai (USA) L. Einaudi „I giorni”, soloist Arbo Valdma


Sunday 31 July 2022  Pärnu City Hall at 18:00 “Piano Four Hands”

Piano duo Natalia Zagalskaia and Toomas Vana (Germany) C. Czerny,F. Mendelssohn, C. Saint-Saëns


Monday 1 August 2022  Pärnu Citizen’s House (Nikolai 8) at 17:00 “Video Promenade”

Live commentary by Prof. Arbo Valdma “Piano listening school for all”, Prof. A. Valdma, recordings of master classes in the White Hall of Estonian Radio, ETV series from 1991: I “Let’s ask Liszt” (Liszt’s Ballade in B minor, Kai Ratassepp) II “Quizzing Liszt” (Liszt’s Ballade in B minor, Kai Ratassepp) III “What’s behind the piano?” (Rachmaninoff’s Piano Conceto No. 1, Irina Ivanova from Moscow) IV “Practicing the Second” (Liszt’s “Vallée d’Obermann”, Gerli Ild) “Mozart Point” TV Novi Sad (Yugoslavia), Prof. A. Valdma and his students in word and play, TV series 1991. I Mozart’s Piano Concerto No. 9 in E-flat major, K. 271 Natasa Veljkovic (now professor at the Vienna University of Music) II Mozart Piano Concerto in A major, K. 488 Jasminka Stancul (now professor at the Vienna University of Music)


Monday 1 August 2022 Pärnu City Hall (Nikolai 3) at 19:00 “Solo Piano I”

L.v. Beethoven, R. Schumann, C. Debussy, S. Prokofiev Performances by the attendants of this year’s Suveuni master class


Tuesday 2 August 2022 Pärnu Citizen’s House (Nikolai 8) at 17:00 “Video Promenade II”

Live commentary by Prof. Arbo Valdma “Piano listening school for all” ETV series from 1991. V “Music at Your Fingertips” (Schubert Sonata in A minor op. 164, Katariina Valtonen, Helsinki) VI “Piano Poem” (Rachmaninov Piano Concerto No. 1, Irina Ivanova, Moscow)VI “Piano inside and outside” (Mozart Rondo in A minor K. 511, Kristi Kärmas) VII “From Summary to Slow” Schubert Sonata in A minor, op. 164, Katariina Valtonen, Helsinki) “Mozart Point” TV Novi Sad (Yugoslavia), TV series from 1991. III Mozart Piano Concerto in D minor, K. 466 (Rita Kinka, now professor at the Academy of Arts, University of Novi Sad, Serbia) IV Mozart Piano Concerto in C major, K. 467 (Kemal Gekić, now professor at the Florida International University, USA)


Tuesday 2 August 2022 Pärnu City Hall (Nikolai 3) at 19:00 “Solo Piano II”

Gy. Ligeti, A. Pärt, F. Chopin, F. Liszt, A. Scriabin Performances by the attendants of Suveuni master classes


Wednesday 3 August 2022  Pärnu Citizen’s House (Nikolai 8) at 17:00 “Video Promenade III”

Live commentary by professor A. Valdma “What is Great Music?” Estonian Radio 1970. 7-year-old Paavo Järvi, his father Neeme Järvi and Arbo Valdma, who is visiting them at home, talk about what great music is. N. Järvi, A. Valdma and Tallinn Chamber Orchestra perform J.S. Bach’s and W.A. Mozart’s music “In Praise of Piano Play” ETV 1989. Rita Kinka, Arbo Valdma “Meetings at the Belgrade Academy of Music” ETV 1989; Indrek Laul, Srdjan Hoffmann, Arbo Valdma „Mozart Allegretto“ Eesti Telefilm 1972. Neeme Järvi, Arbo Valdma and Tallinn Chamber Orchestra perform Mozart’s concert rondo in A major, K.386 “Mozart Rondo” Eesti Telefilm 1971. Neeme Järvi, Arbo Valdma and Tallinn Chamber Orchestra perform Mozart’s concert rondo in D major, K. 382 “Echo” Eesti Telefilm 1972. Neeme Järvi, Arbo Valdma, Sigrid Orusaar and Tallinn Chamber Orchestra perform works by J.S.Bach, Joh. Chr. Bach and A. Mozart


Wednesday 3 August 2022 Pärnu City Hall at 19:00 “Solo Piano III”

J.S. Bach, J. Haydn, L.v. Beethoven, S. Rachmaninoff Performances by the attendants of Suveuni master classes