Songs of the Nordic Forest

Friday 17 September 2021, 7.00pm

C.W. Gluck Dance of the Blessed Spirits

J. Wikmanson Sonata in b minor

F. Mendelssohn Hensel Schwanenlied

W. Peterson-Berger Till Rosorna, Gratulation

Musica Notturna

Saturday 18 September 2021, 7.00pm

The Festival’s finale concert features the United Strings of Europe (USE), led by Artistic Director Julian Azkoul. USE regularly commissions and arranges music from a variety of musical cultures and backgrounds. For their closing concert, they bring their united vision that music and ensemble playing can enrich people’s lives.

Luigi Boccherini Musica Notturna delle Strade di Madrid (arr. Azkoul)

Richard Strauss Sextet from Capriccio

Kurt Atterberg Adagio Amoroso

Felix Mendelssohn Octet in E-flat Op. 20