Estonian Music Days &
ISCM jointly present
Music Days

Through the Forest of Songs
Tallinn / Tartu
Wed, May 8
Tarantino Études

Kultuurikatel aka Tallinn Creative Hub
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Ticket 15/10 €
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Defunensemble (Finland)
Artistic director Sami Klemola

Perttu Haapanen (b. 1972, Finland)
“Doll Garden” for alto flute, bass clarinet, cello, harp, piano, and electronics (2013)

Nicole Lizée (b. 1973, Canada)
“Tarantino Études” for bass flute, soundtrack and video (2015)

Hana Ajiashvili (b. 1972, Georgia)
“Blue by the Kandinsky’s self-titled painting” for clarinet, cello and prepared piano with a transformer (2018)

Andrew Lewis (b. 1963, Wales)
“Straatmuziek” / “Street Music” for alto flute, bass clarinet, piano and electronics (2015-2016)

Kotoka Suzuki (b. 1971, Japan)
“Orison” for three music box players and electronics (2017, Estonian premiere)

Jan Martin Smørdal (b. 1978, Norway)
“All Play” for piano, flute, cello, clarinet and electronics (2014, Estonian premiere)

Arash Yazdani (b. 1985, Iran/Estonia)
New work (2019, premiere)

Defunensemble (formed in 2009) has ashtonishingly fast established ifself as one of the most important contemporary music groups in Finland. The ensemble’s vigorous mission is to systematically delve into the world of electroacoustic music. Defunensemble gives Finnish premieres of the most essential electroacoustic repertoire both classic and current, while simultaneuosly actively commissioning new works incorporating the latest technologies.