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New Release: Olari Elts conducts Erkki-Sven Tüür

Olari Elts and Tapiola Sinfonietta recorded three works by Estonian composer Erkki-Sven Tüür.

The latest album includes world premiere recordings of two concertante works, “Illuminatio” and “Whistles and Whispers from Uluru” featuring violist Lawrence Power and recorder soloist Genevieve Lacey as well as Tüür’s Symphony No. 8. Erkki-Sven Tüür is one of the most outstanding voices in contemporary music today and regarded by many as one of the foremost living symphonists. Olari Elts has a long history of performing and recording Tüür works.

You can listen to the recording here.

16 February 2018
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Eesti Kultuurkapitali Music Prize

At the annual awards ceremony of the Cultural Endowment of Estonia (Eesti Kultuurkapitali) on Friday 2 February 2018, Olari Elts received the music prize for promoting Estonian music both in Estonia and abroad. Congratulations!
5 February 2018

Artistic Advisor of the Kymi Sinfonietta

The Kymi Sinfonietta has appointed conductor Olari Elts as its Artistic Advisor as of January 1, 2018. The agreement is for three years with a further option. Olari Elts is an internationally esteemed, versatile conductor active in various genres of the arts and known for his innovative programming.

24 November 2017