Category Archives: Concert

Russian scene at Tallinn Music Week: who, what, where, when and why

Tallinn Music Week is an international event; musicians all over the world are coming to the capital of Estonia to take part in the urban culture festival. The Russian guests of the festival will have a chance to see and listen to their fellow countrymen. This year, 25 musicians from Russia, Ukraine, and Belarus will present their music at different venues in Tallinn. Some Estonian bands will sing in Russian too.... Read more

Saskia Doehler about The Best Estonia

As soon as the orchestra entered the stage and the musicians took their seats, they could see the anxiety in the eyes of the audience in anticipation of the beginning of the concert. The whole choir was dressed in an extremely elegant way; women in long dresses and men suitably dressed in suits. And then, accompanied by the applause, the conductor entered, the whole orchestra rose in respect to him and in response, he greeted the second fiddle, who is the representative of the orchestra. The musicians sit and the whole audience is in total silence, and so we begin to observe the concentration of all the musicians facing the maestro, waiting for that moment when he begins to lead the whole symphony.... Read more

Culture.ee’s weekly recommendations: 22 Jan – 28 Jan

New cultural week has began! There will be punk and Pallas, another life and jewellery art, Liisi Koikson and a fashion show, hiking in Lahemaa, an Estonian language course and other exciting things. Enjoy!... Read more

Culture.ee’s weekly recommendations: 11 Dec – 17 Dec

The holiday season is approaching fast and that means the culture.ee’s this week’s recommendations are quite christmassy. There are theatre, runic songs, fair atmosphere, Valga, Rapla, tennis hall and observatory, wintery folk dance, a play of the ice flowers, a bunch of literary stuff from the library and warm wishes from Pokumaa. May your week be filled with joy and pleasant experiences!... Read more

The guidebook to the International Music Day

Thanks to 750 musicians, more than 100 free concerts enrich the programme of the Music Day on October 1! Of course, it’s not possible to experience everything. Here are, however, three options for spending one music-filled day!
Option A – Music Day in Tallinn

Start your Music Day at 11 a.m. at the market of the Baltic Station, where the Ellerhein Girls’ Choir will perform under the conduction of Ingrid Kõrvits.... Read more