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Estonian Music Week

Museum of Estonians Abroad (VEMU)

Estonian Music Week in Toronto is a week long music festival, which celebrates the Republic of Estonia's 100th birthday. The festival is one of the official Estonia 100 national program events and has received support from the Estonian government. The festival will take place May 24-29, 2018.

The festival performers include highly valued professional musicians from Estonia and Canada, including Canadian-Estonians. The festival offers concerts for all audiences with various musical tastes. Choir music, modern classical instrumental and vocal music, jazz, ethnomusic, indie and electronical music will all be represented. Works by Estonian, Canadian (including Canadian-Estonian), and world composers will be performed - pieces are both contemporary as well as from the past, including contemporary works inspired by Estonian folk music. Pieces commissioned for the festival will also be performed for the first time.

Date: 
May 24, 2018 5:00pm to May 29, 2018 11:00pm
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Event Details: 
https://www.estonianmusicweek.ca