Composer Kalevi Aho, a very close collaborator of the orchestra, celebrates his 70th birthday with concert ‘Thrills galore’. The program is conducted by John Storgårds and includes the world premiere of the guitar concerto by Kalevi Aho – with guitarist Ismo Eskelinen as the soloist. Also works by Frank Zappa, Vinko Globokar and Robert Schumann can be heard.
John Storgårds conductor
Ismo Eskelinen guitar
Frank Zappa ‘Wind Quintet’ & ‘Times Beach III’
Kalevi Aho Guitar Concerto
Vinko Globokar La Ronde
Robert Schumann Symphonische Etüden op. 13
arr. for chamber orchestra Wolfgang Renz Notendruck
Finnish premiere of arrangement
The concert includes an interval.