16.10.2022 at 16 Helsinki Baroque Orchestra 25 Years!
Frank Skog, narrator
Jani Sunnarborg, bassoon
Helsinki Baroque Orchestra
dir. Aapo Häkkinen
Born in the Finnish town of Uusikaupunki (Nystad) in 1775, Bernhard Crusell was one of the luminaries in the cultural life of the Swedish sphere. Helsinki Baroque Orchestra celebrates its 25th year by showcasing Crusell’s later orchestral work. The previously unpublished cantata Den siste kämpen gets its first performance since the composer’s time.
Ouverture: Den lilla slavinnen
Concertino for bassoon and orchestra B flat major
Declamatorium: Den siste kämpen
The concert is part of the Helsinki Baroque Orchestra’s Early Music Series.