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TARTU 
EARLY MUSIC FESTIVAL

 
Thursday, 11 May

19.00 
Premiere:
Ecclesiastical drama by Hrotsvit of Gandersheim "Aabraham" (Xth century)
Festival project: Director: Anne Maasik, leading roles: Raivo Adlas, Eevald Aavik, Miina Laanesaar, Anu Ander. Music provided by "Festivitas Artium. Schola"
University Main Building, Aula
Tickets: 50/35

21.00
DOME CONCERT:
"Meister Rumelant - Minnesinger at the Danehof Court"
ALBA (Denmark)
University History Museum, White Hall
Tickets: 70/40
 

Friday, 12 May

12.00-16.00 (with a break)
Lectures:
Naxi nation and it's culture
M. Läänemets (University of Tartu, Estonia)

Naxi Music
Prof. Xuan Ke (Dayan Naxi Ancient Music Association, China)
University Main Building, room 102

19.00
Concert: 
Dayan Naxi ancient music
Lijiang Naxi People's Ancient Music Performing Group (China)
University Main Building, Aula
Tickets: 75/50

22.00 
Concert:
Laterna Magica (Russia)
University Old Café
Tickets: 50/35

00.00
Midnight concert
Tartu Observatory, Toome Hill
 

Saturday, 13 May

11.00-14.00
Workshop: 
Teaching methods of Chinese and Naxi music
Prof. Xuan Ke (Dayan Naxi Ancient Music Association, China)
NB! Please preregister

14.00-16.00
Lecture: 
Wind instruments of Ancient Greece
Conrad Steinmann (Schola Cantorum Basiliensis, Switzerland)
University Main Building, room 102

19.00
Concert:
"Melpomen" - Ancient Greek Music
The ensemble of Conrad Steinmann (Schola Cantorum Basiliensis, Switzerland)
University Main Building, Aula
Tickets: 75/50

00.00
Midnight concert
Tartu Observatory, Toome Hill
 

Sunday, 14 May

12.00-14.00
Workshop:
How to reconstruct early Greek instruments
Conrad Steinmann (Schola Cantorum Basiliensis, Switzerland)
NB! Please preregister

12.00-14.00
Master class:
"Singing early music"
A. Christensen (Sweden) and M. Andersén (Sweden)
NB! Please preregister

18.00 
Premiere:
Aristophanes' comedy "Birds" (Vth c. B.C.) - prologue and parodos
Festival Project: Directors: Mari Murdvee & Heli Kohv, leading roles: Ergo Västrik, Tarmo Tabas, Heikki-Rein Veromann; music provided by Conrad Steinmann (Switzerland) ja Massimo Cialfi (Italy)
Courtyard of the University Main Building (in case of rain in University Main Building, Aula)
Tickets: 50/35

20.00 
Big Music Circle and Closing Ball
Entry: 150
University Old Café
 
 

Festival Ticket (including all concerts): 275/175

During the festival days you are welcome to visit FestivalCafé, in the University Old Café

Information and tickets available at the Department of Arts, Lai St. 34 (top floor), phone (27) 375 669

NB! If you buy tickets before May 11, you can get the discount of 20%!

Festival is organized by: Festivitas Artium in the co-operation with the Department of Arts of the University of Tartu, Triin Lett and 
Vilve Raudik, artistic director Raho Langsepp.
 
 

The organizers would like to thank:
Estonian Ministry of Culture
 
 



Schola Cantorum Basiliensis

Cultural Endowment of Estonia
Cultural Endowment of Estonia
Tartu City University of Tartu
AS Postimees
Tartu Őlletehas
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Zürich Eesti Insurance Company

Zürich Eesti Insurance Company

Tartu County Government
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