Korsholm Music Festival is arranged 28th of July to 4th of August. In the opening concert we will hear the Ostrobohnian Chamber Orchestra with leader, violinist Malin Broman. Works by Mats Larsson Gothe, and Astor Piazzolla among others. Soloists are Rick Stotijn, double bass and Malin Broman.
On the closing day 4.8. the whole evening will be filled by chamber music and chamber opera together with good food! The most skilled chamber musicians from all over Europe and Finland will arrive to the festival. Sven Figee, organ and piano, Marijn Korff de Gidts, percussion, Rick Stotijn and Bram van Sambeek are beside chamber musicians also in an ensemble called ORBI from the Netherlands, a group that plays progressive rock on classical instruments. Norwegian pianist Christian Ihle Hadland, Belgian clarinetist Lars Wouters van den Oudenweijer, The Mathias Sandberg Trio, from Vasa will perform in a jazz concert at DooBop-club in Vaasa. Singer Maria Ylipää, and her band consisting of Finnish top musicians Marzi Nyman guitar, Jaakko Kuusisto, violin, Niko Kumpuvaara, accordeon and Ville Herrala, double bass will perform a new Piazzolla – Tango Nuevo - programme. The Musethica- organisation of young musicians will also participate in the festival.
More information will be published during the spring, regarding artists and the programme and how the festival will be arranged in a safe way for audience and artists.