HPO - Tung-Chieh Chuang & Nils Mönkemeyer

Fri 06/04/2018 19:00 - 21:00
Tickets: 36.00-7.00 €


Paul Hindemith: Cupid and Psyche, ballet overture / William Walton: Viola Concerto/ Felix Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 3 "Scottish"


Felix Mendelssohn’s hiking tour of the British Isles led to one of the most popular symphonies of the Romantic era. A century later the friendship between composer and violist Paul Hindemith and William Walton spawned a classic viola concerto for future generations to enjoy. Violist Nils Mönkemeyer and conductor Tung-Chieh Chuang, winner of the 2015 Malko Competition, arrive in Finland from their intercontinental touring to present two of the greatest achievements in British-German cultural exchanges.


  • Tung-Chieh Chuang


  • Nils Mönkemeyer



  • 19.00
    Paul Hindemith

    Cupid and Psyche, ballet overture

  • William Walton

    Viola Concerto

  • 21.00
    Felix Mendelssohn

    Sinfonia nro 3 "Skottilainen

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