On World Space Week, we kindly invite everyone to the Festival of Lights which combines light, art, and science. The festival is held on October 5 on the shore of the Nõo Mill Lake and starts at sunset at 6.37 p.m.
Festival of Lights focuses on light and light based technologies. It creates a platform to meet and share one's knowledge and experience working with light. The festival studies the essence of light from the scientific and artistic perspective. The artistic perspective is presented by dancers, singers and musicians, scientific side by researchers.
Rahvusvahelisel kosmosenädalal on kõik oodatud valguse festivalile, mis seob valguse, etenduskunstid ja teaduse. Festival toimub 5. oktoobril Nõo veskijärve kaldal ja algab päikeseloojangul kell 18:37.
The large-scale composition for mixed choir and symphony orchestra, “… windship with oars of light …” by composer Pärt Uusberg (1986) is dedicated to the 100th anniversary of Estonia’s national university.
Texts by Uku Masing and Kristian Jaak Peterson.
Performed by the University of Tartu Symphony Orchestra, Tartu Academic Male Choir, Academic Women’s Choir of the University of Tartu and Chamber Choir of the University of Tartu.
Conductors: Taavi Kull, Triin Koch and Kuno Kerge.