Liisa Hirsch (b. 1984): Threshold
Hans Abrahamsen (b. 1952): French Horn Concerto
Francis Poulenc (1899–1963): Sinfonietta
Kristiina Poska, conductor
Stefan Dohr, French horn
Leading Danish composer Hans Abrahamsen’s Horn Concerto was commisioned by five of the world’s most influential symphony orchestras and is now premiered in Finland with renowned soloist Stefan Dohr. Liisa Hirsch’s Threshold explores different liminal states. Poulenc’s four part Sinfonietta features a myriad of styles and musical satire. The concert is led by Kristiina Poska, one of Estonia’s most prestigous conductors.
The concert is played without intermission.