Visa Mastercard Verified by Visa Mastercard secure code
  • Premiere of the new Estonian opera „The Colours of Clouds“ by Rasmus Puur

    On September 22, opera „The Colours of Clouds” by young composer Rasmus Puur will premiere at the Estonian National Opera. Opera is based on Jaan Kruusvall’s play „Pilvede värvid” („The Colours of Clouds”, 1983), and discusses the fleeing of Estonians from their homeland during the events of World War II.
  • Composition commissions for the 2019 "Roche Young Commissions" awarded to Marianna Liik and Josep Planells Schiaffino.

    Marianna Liik and Josep Planells Schiaffino have been awarded commissions by the 2019 "Roche Young Commissions" to compose new works. Wolfgang Rihm, the Artistic Director of the Lucerne Festival Academy, selected both young artists, who were officially greeted at Roche on 4 September. Liik and Planells Schiaffino will each compose a work by 2019, on which they will work during the summer of 2018 together with Rihm and the Orchestra of the Lucerne Festival Academy. The works will then be given their world premiere during the 2019 Summer Festival.
  • Arvo Pärt Days 2017

    Arvo Pärt Days take place from September 2 to 11 in Tallinn, Paide, Rakvere, Viljandi and Tartu. The program of Arvo Pärt Days opening concert, performed by Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir and Tallinn Chamber Orchestra and conducted by Tõnu Kaljuste, includes Arvo Pärt's works of both earlier and later period and creates a thematic bridge between the great Baroque master J. S. Bach and the latest work of a young Estonian composer Pärt Uusberg.
  • New CD of Jaan Rääts’s piano sonatas

    French pianist Nicolas Horvath has released the first volume of Jaan Rääts’s complete piano sonatas under Naxos Records. CD recorded in July 2016 in Paris consists Rääts’s sonatas Nos. 1–4 and Nos. 9–10 – all world premiere recordings.
  • Estonian Music Information Centre is on summer vacation

    Estonian Music Information Centre is on summer vacation until the 31st of July. Find the concerts in July from our Calendar of Music Events. EMIC Music Shop orders will be fulfilled from August 1. Scores in PDF format paid with credit card appear into your mailbox automatically. Have a wonderful summer!
  • Helena Tulve is a composer of the Båstad Chamber Music Festival

    From June 26 to July 1, 25th edition of Båstad Chamber Music Festival takes place in Swedish coastal town of Båstad. Composer of the festival is Helena Tulve. Program includes Tulve’s choral and chamber music, performed by Anna-Liisa Eller (kannel), Taavi Kerikmäe (piano), Vox Clamantis, Anna Paradiso (harpsichord), Mario Caroli (bass flute), Julien Quentin (piano), Karin Dornbusch (clarinet) and Karolina Öhman (cello).
  • Erkki-Sven Tüür is Composer in Residence at Spannungen Festival

    Spannungen Festival in Heimbach, Germany, presents composer Erkki-Sven Tüür. Program includes Tüür’s chamber and orchestra works. On June 23, a world premiere of „Lichttürme“ will be performed by Christian Tetzlaff (violin), Tanja Tetzlaff (cello) and Lars Vogt (piano).

    Today, on June 1, the joint concert „Treffpunkt #2“ of students of Tallinn University Baltic Film, Media, Arts and Communication School, Estonian Academy of Music and Theatre and Tartu Heino Eller Music School will take place at the cafe Seitse 7.
  • Winners of the Digital Composition Contest

    April 27, 2017 at the end of the Tallinn University Baltic Film, Media, Arts and Communication School 7th Teacher Training Seminar TTS2017 the award ceremony of the TLU BFM 4th Digital Composition Contest took place. The contest stays to be popular – more than 40 pieces where applied – and it is the first (since 2014) and only in Estonia in its specialization on school children’s digital electronic dance music, soundtrack/experimental music and, first time, audiovisual category.
  • Conference on Arvo Pärt’s music in New York

    „Arvo Pärt: Sounding the Sacred” is an international conference within the Arvo Pärt Project at St. Vladimir’s Seminary, in collaboration with the Orthodox Christian Studies Center of Fordham University. The conference is being held on 1–4 May 2017 in New York City and focuses on the sonic and spiritual effect of Arvo Pärt’s music.

EMIC Music Shop

CD Wsewolod Pozdeyev
CD Heino Eller. Complete Piano Music. Volume Five
CD Tõnu Kõrvits. Moorland elegies
CD Galina Grigorjeva. Nature morte

Kõrvits, Tõnu
Touch, for bassoon
Grigorjeva, Galina
Two Psalms, for mixed choir
Tally, Mirjam
Warm Life at the Foot of the Iceberg, for clarinet and piano
Seppar, Evelin
Time and the Bell, for mixed choir