– It will be very exciting to hear the students now that they have finished half of their education. This is musicians at a very high level so I recommend anyone who has the opportunity to visit one of the concerts, says Sven-Erik Sandlund, lecturer in flute at Luleå University of Technology.
Talented musicians from around the world
International Orchestra Academy is a new training at the University in collaboration with the Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra / Stockholm Concert Hall and is based in Stockholm. The course is aimed at young very talented musicians from around the world.
– Everything works very well and I can not imagine a better environment than the Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra for these young musicians to develop in, says Sven-Erik Sandlund and says that the ten students are looking forward to playing in Norrbotten.
– Most students do not come from Sweden and has never been in Norrbotten before so this will certainly be a bit exotic for them. They have rehearsed a repertoire during the spring and I can promise everyone very fine concerts.
The ensemble will play music by Stravinsky, Mozart, Beethoven and others. Full tour schedule can be found below.
18/6 at 18:30 Opening concert Piteå
19/6 at 19:00 Kalix Church
20/6 at 19:00 Luleå Cathedral
21/6 at 19:00 Arvidsjaur Church
22/6 at 19:00 Hortlax Church