Records available

Super Audio CD La donna è mobile. Verdi. Luc Robert

DVD In the Mystical Land of Kaydara. Peeter Vähi

CD Great Maestros V. Kalle Randalu, Neeme Järvi, Estonian National Symphony Orchestra

Double CD Great Maestros VI. Kalle Randalu, Neeme Järvi, Estonian National Symphony Orchestra 

Double CD Verdi Wagner 200. Estonian National Opera Chorus and Orchestra

DVD Coppélia. A ballet by Léo Delibes

CD Works for Violin and Piano. Vol 1 Eduard Tubin

DVD Keyboard Juggleress. Irina Zahharenkova

CD Legend. Arsis

Magic of Sound (Ralf Taal)

Super Audio CD Maria Magdalena. Sevara Nazarkhan, Riga Dom Cathedral Boys Choir, State Choir Latvija, Latvian National Symphony Orchestra

DVD Joy and Sorrow Unmasked. European Union Baroque Orchestra, Lars Ulrik Mortensen

CD Locus amoenus. René Eespere

CD The Best of Arsis Bells. Arsis, Estonian National Symphony Orchestra, Estonian National Male Choir, Aivar Mäe

DVD Faust. Ain Anger, Estonian National Opera

DVD Modigliani − the Cursed Artist. Estonian National Ballet, Risto Joost

A joint project of ERP and the City of Tartu

The festival Glasperlenspiel (‘The Glass Bead Game’) directed by Peeter Vähi has got its inspiration from the novel by Hermann Hesse. It is certainly a leading musical event in Estonian summer where music lovers can enjoy performers like Australian Chamber Orchestra, Chamber Orchestra of the Royal Opera House Covent Garden, Süd-West Rundfunk Symphony Orchestra, Tōkyō Philharmonic Chorus, Quintet of Berliner Philharmoniker, Gidon Kremer, Vadim Repin, Piotr Anderszewski, Lars Ulrik Mortensen, Olli Mustonen, Järvi “dynasty”, Christoph Eschenbach, etc.

Next events: Glasperlenspiel Festival 2018

was born in July 1995, when the first festival was organized on the initiative of Pärnu City Government and Eesti Kontsert, the National Concert Institute. From its very beginning the artistic director of this festival is Peeter Vähi, a composer and music producer.
Ever since then the concert halls and the churches have acted as concert venues for many world famous artists (European Union Baroque Orchestra, Schleswig-Holstein Festival Orchestra, Australian Chamber Orchestra, Chamber Orchestra of the Royal Opera House Covent Garden, Süd-West Rundfunk Symphony Orchestra, Quintet of Berliner Philharmoniker, Tōkyō Philharmonic Chorus, Absolute Ensemble, Kremerata Baltica, Roy Goodman, Christoph Eschenbach, Yan Pascal Tortelier, Lars Ulrik Mortensen, Vadim Repin, Gidon Kremer, Olli Mustonen) as well as leading musicians of Estonia (Estonian National Symphony Orchestra, Estonian National Opera, Glasperlenspiel Sinfonietta, Estonian National Male Choir, Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir, Early Music Consort Hortus Musicus, NYYD Ensemble, Neeme Järvi, Eri Klas, Paavo JärviOlari Elts, Andres Mustonen, Kristjan Järvi, Tõnu Kaljuste, Kalle Randalu, Martin Kuuskmann...)

Info: ERP (Estonia Avenue 4, Tallinn 10148, Estonia); fax +372 6484571; This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Tickets: Piletilevi (www.piletilevi.ee)

Peeter Vähi – artistic director
Tiina Jokinen – management director
Kadri Kiis – producer, accountant
Kaisa Luik – festival booklet
Olavi Sööt – logistics
Tanel Klesment – sound engineer
Reno Hekkonens – marketing, PR
Mart Kivisild − design
Johannes Vähi − webmaster, live streaming, logistics
Lukas Groen − orchestra’s management

Thanks: Tartu City Government, Ministry of Culture of Estonia, Cultural Endowment of Estonia

Glasperlenspiel 2018; Glasperlenspiel 2017; Glasprelenspiel 2016; Glasperlenspiel 2015; Glasperlenspiel 2014; Glasperlenspiel 2013; Glasperlenspiel 2012; Glasperlenspiel 2011; Glasperlenspiel 2010; Glasperlenspiel 2009; Glasperlenspiel 2008; Glasperlenspiel 2007; Glasperlenspiel 2006; Glasperlenspiel 2005; Archives: Glasperlenspiel 2003 and 2004

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Additional info: Wikipedia in English and Estonian
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External links: Academic Dictionaries and Encyclopedias (in English)


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