Estimated duration

2 h, incl. intermission


Musiikkitalon urut soimaan ry

In his concert, Stephen Tharp (USA, NY), the widely praised lion of concert venues, will perform his own transcriptions of three important orchestral works

Igor Stravinsky (1882–1971):
Three Dances from Petrouchka (1911)
Danse Russe
Chez Petrouchka
Le Semaine Grasse (The Fair)

Bela Bartok (1881–1945):
Suite, from The Miraculous Mandarin (1924) (World Premiere Performance)


Modest Mussorgsky (1839–1881):
Pictures at an Exhibition (1874)
Promenade (walking through the exhibit)
Gnomus (Gnome)
Il Vecchio Castello (The Old Castle)
Tuileries (children quarreling after play)
Bydlo (Oxen)
Ballet of the Chicks in Their Shells
Two Polish Jews, One Rich, the Other Poor
Limoges, The Market Place
Catacombae: Speculum Romanum (the violence and poetry of darkness)/Con Mortuis in Lingua Mortua (With the Dead in a Dead Language)
Baba Yaga: The Witch on Foul’s Legs – cadenza by Jean Guillou
The Great Gate at Kiev