Paavo Järvi and the Estonian Festival Orchestra’s album "Estonian Premieres” has been named Classical Album of the Year at the 2023 Estonian Music Awards. Featuring works by five Estonian composers, the EFO’s third album on Alpha Classics showcases the rich and vibrant talent of Estonian composers. The recording is the result of a long term [...]

2023-01-27T12:08:31+00:00January 27th, 2023|Upcoming Event|

EFO tour to Korea 2022

TOUR LOCATIONS September 2022 Sat 3 Concert 1: Seoul Arts Centre (progamme 1) Sun 4 Concert 2: Tongyeong International Music Foundation (progamme 1) Mon 5 Concert 3: Gyeonggi Arts Centre (progamme 2) PROGRAMME Programme 1: PÄRT: Cantus in memory of Benjamin Britten BRAHMS: Double concerto for [...]

2022-08-21T16:42:36+00:00August 21st, 2022|News, Touring, Upcoming Event|


Congratulations to Erkki-Sven Tüür, Paavo Järvi and the Estonian Festival Orchestra for winning this year’s Contemporary Music “Diapason d’or” France’s Diapason Magazine has selected the best CDs of 2020 and singled 17 of them out as the “Diapason d’or de l’année” The Estonian Festival Orchestra’s recording of works by Erkki-Sven Tüür on Alpha Classics has taken first [...]

2021-04-15T09:58:46+00:00April 14th, 2021|News, Upcoming Event|

18 July 20:00 Pärnu Concert Hall

Join the EFO in their first concert at this year's Pärnu Festival, with cello soloist Truls Mørk. Erkki-Sven Tüür: L’ombra della croce Antonin Dvorak: Cello concerto Kristjan Järvi: Korale for 80 Carl Nielsen: Symphony No 1 Soloist Truls Mørk (cello) Buy tickets here

2019-05-23T13:52:44+00:00April 22nd, 2019|Archive, Concert, Upcoming Event|

21 July 20:00 Pärnu Concert Hall

The EFO brings the Pärnu Festival to a close where they are joined by bass singer Ain Anger. Erkki-Sven Tüür: Sow the wind Modest Mussorgski: Songs and dances of death Pjotr Tchaikovsky: Gremin’s aria Pjotr Tchaikovsky: Symphony No 2 Soloist Ain Anger (bass) Buy tickets here [...]

2019-05-23T13:51:59+00:00April 22nd, 2019|Archive, Concert, Upcoming Event|