Concert - Songs of a Wayfarer

Kuopio Music Centre, Kuopio, Finland

| 27 May 2023 |
7:00 pm

Oulu 25.05.2023 - Photo © Oulu Sinfonia on Facebook

    Orchestra : Kuopio Symphony Orchestra
    Orchestra : Oulu Symphony Orchestra
    Conductor : Rumon Gamba

    Simon Keenlyside : Baritone

From the Oulu Sinfonia website:

"....The British baritone, multiple-time Gramophone winner and several times chosen as the soloist of the year Sir Simon Keenlyside is known as a singer who expresses the emotions of humanity both through soft whispers and powerful belts. Both skills are required when performing Gustav Mahler’s Songs of a Wayfarer....."


From the Oulu Sinfonia Facebook account:

"...the audience was charmed in the first half by baritone Sir Simon Keenlyside, whose interpretation of Mahler's Vaeltava Kisälli songs included sensitivity and power...."




Richard Strauss  Till lustige Streiche, op.28

Gustav Mahler    Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen (Songs of a Wayfarer)

Igor Stravinsky   The Rite of Spring 


Click here to watch Simon's interview with Kimmo Pihlajamaa about Mahler's 'Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen', which he will perform with the Oulu Sinfonia.


More information and tickets 27 May


The same concert will be performed in Oulu on 25 and 26 May - click here for details