Lisa Batiashvili, violin
Paavo Järvi, conductor
Estonian Festival Orchestra
Carl Nielsen: Aladdin Suite op. 34
Oriental Festival March
Aladdin’s Dream/Dance of the Morning Mist
The Marketplace in Ispahan
Pjotr Tšaikovski: Violin Concerto in D major op. 35
Canzonetta (Andante) – (attacca)
Finale (Allegro vivacissimo)
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Dmitri Šostakovitš: Symphony no. 1 in F minor op. 10
Allegretto – Allegro non troppo
Lento – Largo
Allegro molto – Largo – Più mosso – Presto
Another addition to the list of distinguished international orchestras making a guest appearance
at the Turku Music Festival. Lisa Batiashvili is one of the most charming violinists of our time and
well remembered by Finnish audiences from her appearance at the International Jean Sibelius
Violin Competition in 1995, which launched her worldwide career. The Estonian Festival Orchestra
performing under Paavo Järvi are eagerly awaited guests, and their visit is the result of the
Festival’s efforts to promote cultural exchange between Finland and Estonia.
Duration 2 H. There is an interval.
The event is dedicated to the Estonian presidency of the Council of the European Union.