Helsinki Chamber Soloists



The Helsinki Chamber Soloists perform chamber arrangements of symphonic works without a conductor. The compositions have been arranged for 14-15 musicians and they bring out different kind of aspects from well-known orchestral works which is interesting both for the audience as well as the performers.

Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 3 Eroica, Op. 55 (arr. Adrian Rigopulos)
Johannes Brahms: Symphony No. 2 in D major, Op. 73 (arr. Iain Farrington)
Claude Debussy: Prélude à l’après-midi d’un faune (arr. Iain Farrington)

Gustav Mahler: Symphony No. 1 in D major, "Titan"
I Langsam. Schleppend. Wie ein Naturlaut – Im Anfang sehr gemächlich
II Kräftig bewegt, doch nicht zu schnell
III Feierlich und gemessen, ohne zu schleppen
IV Stürmisch bewegt

Camille Saint-Saens: Danse macabre, Op. 40 (arr. Iain Farrington)
Jean Sibelius: Symphony No. 2
Jean Sibelius: Valse Triste
Pyotr Tchaikovsky: Nutcracker Suite