III Tallinn Bach Music Festival
The III Tallinn Bach Music Festival takes place from the 1st to 7th of January 2014. It has grown from the series of daily organ concerts which are held during the 1st week of January in the Tallinn Niguliste museum (Church of St. Nicholas). The festival has become a tradition and an original, warm and beautiful New Year’s greeting of Tallinn to all the inhabitants and visitors of our capital.
During the III Tallinn New Year’s Festival 13 different concerts will be held. More than 30 famous musicians among which are Andres Uibo, Ulla Krigul, Denis Kasparovitch, Aare-Paul Lattik, Peter van Dijk (Holland), Edouard Oganessian (France), Lembit Orgse, Mari-Liis Uibo ja Arvo Leibur, Kädy Plaas, Ka Bo Chan, Anto Õnnis, Tõnis Kaumann, Oksana Sinkova, orchestra “Glasperlenspiel Sinfonietta” and others will perform on these concerts. Conductor – Toomas Vavilov.
The concerts programs present organ, instrumental, orchestral, choral and vocal works by Johann Sebastian Bach.
Artistic director of the festival – professor Andres Uibo.
Main sponsor of the festival:
Cultural Heritage Department of Tallinn