Kalle Toivio is a well-known organist, pianist and prize-winning organ improviser. He plays a colourful and impressive programme, including organ pieces by beloved Finnish composer, Oskar Merikanto, who used to spend his summers in Vilppula, and play his music in the same church in the early 1900s.
In co-operation with Vilppula-seura.
Dieterich Buxtehude (n. 1637–1707)
Prelude G minor BuxWV 148
Johann Sebastian Bach (1685–1750)
Trio sonata C-duuri BWV 529
Antonio Vivaldi (1678–1741)
Concerto in D minor (La Cetra) op. 9 nro 8 (RV 238)
(arr. Kalle Toivio)
Timo Kiiskinen (s. 1960)
Aikajana – A short history of organ music
“All the good music has already been written by guys with wigs” (Frank Zappa)
1. Tempus fugit. Hesterna
2. Dies peracti. Ricercar undt Nachtanz
Oskar Merikanto (1868–1924)
Postludium I op. 88 nro 1