Hannu Niemelä

Baritone

Performances with the RNO

January 2011

In Russia

26 Wed

Tchaikovsky Concert Hall

Moscow

Russia

Location

Program

Sibelius
Kullervo
Conductor:

Mikhail Pletnev

Guest Artists:

Hannu Niemelä, Baritone

Tuija Knihtilä, Mezzo-soprano

Popov Academy of Choral Arts Choir, Alexei Petrov, artistic director

2010-2011 Season

What They’re Saying

"I saw the greatest orchestra in the world play Friday night. If you think that's hyperbole, ask anyone who was in Yardley Hall that night. The Russian National Orchestra is the Rolls-Royce of orchestras, no ordinary ensemble."

The Kansas City Star