Sat 30/12 – 2023: Nature and locality in music

Piano music by Ligeti, Ravel, Messiaen, Liszt and Rachmaninov.

Martin Sturfält, piano

Tickets SEK 200, membership price SEK 150. Under 26 free.

Bags not allowed

Currently, large bags and pouches are not allowed into the church for security reasons. Strollers must be parked outside. Exceptions are made for small handbags, diaper bags and bags needed for medical reasons. Excepted bags may be checked by our concert hosts at the entrance.


György Ligeti (1923 – 2006),

from Études, book 1 (1985), no 5: Arc-en-ciel, Andante con eleganza

Maurice Ravel (1875 – 1937)

from Miroirs (1904 – 1905),  no 2: Oiseaux tristes

Olivier Messiaen (1908-1992)

Petites esquisses d’oiseaux (1985)
    I. Le Rouge-gorge (Erithacus rubecula, robin)
   II. Le Merle noir (Turdus merula, blackbird)
  III. Le Rouge-gorge (Erithacus rubecula, robin)
  IV. La Grive musicienne (Turdus ericetorum, song thrush)
   V. Le Rouge-gorge (Erithacus rubecula, robin)
  VI. L’Alouette des champs (Alauda arvensis, lark)

from Catalogue d’oiseaux (1956-1958)
Le Loriot (Oriolus oriolus, golden oriole)

Franz Liszt (1811 – 1886)
from Années de Pèlerinage (1835 – 1838),
Première année: Suisse S.160

   4: Au bord d’une source (A♭ major),

   5: Orage (C minor)


Sergej Rachmaninov (1873 – 1943)

Étude-tableau E flat minor op.33 no. 6

Étude-tableau A minor op.39 nro. 2

Lilacs op. 21 no.5

Wohin (Franz Schubert (1797-1828) trans. Rachmaninov, 1925)

Oriental Sketch (1917)

Sonat nr. 2 op. 36, (B flat minor) (1913, revised 1931), Vladimir Horowitz’ collection

I. Allegro agitato II. Non allegro – Lento III. Allegro molto


Martin Sturfält, piano

Sergei Rachmaninov: Polka de W.R. (based on Lachtäubchen by Franz Behr)
Franz Liszt: from Soirées de Vienne – Valses-Caprices d’après Franz Schubert No. 6