Östergötland Music Days

WELCOME TO ÖSTERGÖTLAND MUSIC DAYS, AUGUST 14-21, 2021! 

We invite you to enjoy classical music and jazz in the lovely province of Östergötland. The festival’s main cities are Linköping and Norrköping, about two hours south of Stockholm, but we play all over the province, in castles, churches, art museums and concert halls.

Artistic Director: Staffan Mårtensson, clarinetist and conductor.

This year’s artists: star soprano Cornelia Beskow, master cellist Jakob Koranyi, prize-winning flautist Laura Michelin, violinist Ylva Larsdotter, pianists Anna ChristenssonPontus Carron and Peter Friis-Johansson, the contemporary specialists Curious Chamber Players. As for jazz, the stunning Stockholm Swing All Stars. Local professional groups include the Crusell Wind Quintet, the Östgöta Brass Quintetand the Östgöta Jazz Band.

The festival’s commissionned piece, by composer Daniel Börtz, is premiered by percussionist Markus Leoson and Staffan Mårtensson. This concert is recorded by Swedish National Radio, as is Jakob Koranyi’s solo recital.

The week ends with our Festival Sinfonietta, consisting of SoFo Chamber Orchestra of Stockholm and Östgöta Symphonic Winds, playing Beethoven, Brahms (Double concerto) and Tchaikowsky.

All program details and ticket information on www.musikdagar.com or on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/musikdagarna/

Östergötlands Musikdagar’s information office is open 10 pm – 6 am from August 2; phone: 0705-10 73 22, e-mail: info@musikdagar.com.

Tickets are sold from August 2; advance booking on www.musikdagar.com (extra fee 10 SEK). Remaining tickets sold at the door; cash or by Swish.

Artistic Director: Staffan Mårtensson,

Erstagatan 31B, SE-116 36 Stockholm.

E-mail:smartensson111@gmail.com

Arranged by the Society forMusic in Linköping (MIL)and the educational association Sensus, in collaboration with Östgötamusiken. Thanks to the cities of Linköping, Norrköping and Kinda, Region Östergötland, Botrygg, Carnegie, Swedbank, Musikverket, Kulturrådet, all partners, sponsors and voluntary workers!