Photo: Maret Põldveer-Turay

    Tallinnfest B-A-C-H

    In 2021, Tallinnfest B-A-C-H 2021 send a heart-warming New Year’s greeting out to all the inhabitants and visitors of the capital city for the ninth year in a row. The Tallinn music festival, named in honour of J. S. Bach, emerged from the annual series of organ concerts that took place in the first week of January in the Niguliste museum in Tallinn. The coming festival will include organ concerts and musical evenings involving a number of choirs, orchestras, singers and instrumentalists. All concerts will take place in the nave of St. Nicholas’ Church and in St. Anthony’s Chapel, where the most famous work of art in Tallinn is currently displayed: Bernt Notke’s painting Dance of Death. During the festival, international musicians perform J. S. Bach’s oeuvre, together with the works of other composers.

    The organizer of the festival is International Artur Kapp Society and the artistic director is Professor Andres Uibo.

    Programme to be updated.