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CircOpera

2 h 35 min 7.10.2016 213 views

Recording of an international live webcast from the Finnish National Opera Fri 30 Sep, 2016.

Conductor Alberto Hold-Garrido
Director Jere Erkkilä
Circus choreography Sanna Silvennoinen
Ballet choreography Ville Valkonen
Visual design Mark Väisänen
Lighting design, video design Kimmo Ruskela

Soloists: soprano Hanna Rantala, tenor Mika Pohjonen, baritone Ville Rusanen, bass Koit Soasepp
Circus: Pair acrobatics Victor Cathala and Kati Pikkarainen, Wheel of death Gengis van Gool, Acrobatics Mikko Karhu, Tightrope walking Sanja Kosonen, Mid-air acrobatics Aourell Krausse and Viivi Roiha, Juggling Wes Peden.
Dancers: Ville Valkonen, Tuomas Hyvönen, Koichi Kamino, Inka Hulkko, Yuko Valkonen, Chigusa Fujiyoshi
Musicians: piano Emil Holmström, violin Maija Linkola and Markku Sihvonen, harp Stefania Saglietti, saxophone Sikri Lehko, trombone John Kotka, tuba Simo Finni, percussion Jukka Koski, Virva Kuusi, Heikki Parviainen and Jerry Piipponen.

Finnish National Opera chorus
Finnish National Opera orchestra

Ballet Finland

The duration of the recording is 2 hours 35 minutes. Before performance and during the intermission journalist Sami Sykkö discusses with director Jere Erkkilä, novelist Laura Paloheimo and composer Eero Hämeenniemi about the piece. The discussion is in Finnish.

Production by HSTV and Finnish National Opera & Ballet 2016.

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