MAGNIFICAT and MESSIAH. Traditional year-end concerts



Christmas music festival:

"Church Holidays in the Land of Mary" 2019

30th of November 2019 - 6th of January 2020

EFFE Label 2017-2018 by European Festivals Association

Miraculous Christmas time filled with beautiful music in churches and music lounges all over Estonia!

Once again Corelli Music delights the audience with the Christmas Music Festival "Church Holidays in the Land of Mary" which brings musical experiences throughout the whole holiday period. Praised by the audience the festival has been credited with the quality label "EFFE Label 2017-2018" by European Festivals Association. The patron of the festival is the president of Estonian Council of Churches, Bishop Emeritus Andres Põder.


MAGNIFICAT and MESSIAH. Traditional year-end concerts

Sat, 28th of December 2019 at 19 in St. John's Church, Tartu

Beautifully dazzling Christmas concerts under the historical church vaults. Telemann, Corrette, Vivaldi, Charpentier - several compositions by masters of baroque era will be performed for the first time in Estonia!


Magnificat. Messiah. The Four Seasons" 

Soloists: ILZE GRĒVELE-SKARAINE (soprano, Latvia), MONTA MARTINSONE (soprano, Latvia), IVO POSTI (countertenor,  Estonia), ANSIS BĒTIŅŠ (tenor, Latvia), EDGARS SKARBULIS (basso, Latvia)


CORELLI BAROQUE ORCHESTRA on period instruments.

Conductor MĀRIS KUPČS (Latvia)   


The first collaboration of Estonian concert agency Corelli Music ja Latvian Early Music Center allows the audience to enjoy an extremely exciting program full of less known music by masters of baroque era. Everyone knows Handel's "Messiah" and Vivaldi's " The four seasons" but this concerts offers you new flavors to enjoy. Top musicians from Tallinna and Riga will perform the 2nd part of "Messiah" by Telemann, Frenchly dazzling suite „Noëls sur les instruments" by Charpentier and Corrette's oeuvre "Laudate Dominum" for the soloists, choir and orchestra which bases largely on Vivaldi's cycle "The four seasons". Only the opening piece of the concert - Vivaldi's "Magnificat", has been played in Estonia before.

CONCERT ALSO: Sun, 29th of December 2019 at 19 in St. John's Church, Tallinn

Enjoy the style and elegance of former times and todays brilliant musicians!


More information:


TICKETS: in Piletilevi, Circle K and an hour before the concert beginning at the concert venue, if available.

In St. John's Church, Tartu 12 / *10 €

SUPPORTER TICKETS: 35 €, 50 €, 100 € are a great help in the organizing of the festival, guarantees great gratitude and seats in the first rows.


*Discount price for tickets: retired people, pupils, students, teachers, disabled people and their escort, members of Association of Estonian Professional Musicians.

in Piletilevi and Cirkle K and an hour before the concert beginning at the concert venue, if available



JMF 19- videoklipp
JMF 19- videoklipp- vene keeles
Corelli Music Raua 37, 10124 Tallinn, Estonia tel/fax +372 648 5535 info at corelli dot ee                   

© Corelli Music 2004