Neither does the Norwegian Chamber Orchestra. Alongside actor Krister Henriksson, well-known from the stage, television and movies, they offer a performance where Janácek’s famous string quartet, the Kreutzer Sonata, shares the stage with Tolstoy’s furious text.
The remarkable writer Leo Tolstoy has also written master pieces such as War and Peace and Anna Karenina. He believed in the novel as a tool for social reform, something that would enable us to become kinder, more thoughtful and more generous towards others. More about this in the video:
A part of Point Music Festival
Throughout Point Music Festival 23-26 May, the Gothenburg Concert Hall will be transformed. With sound, lighting and design, we’ll create an atmosphere where anything can happen. An atmosphere where music, dance, performing art and other art forms meet in new, unexpected ways, sweeping the audience into an adventure. Buy the festival pass that suits you the best or pick your favourite performances!
Point Music Festival is conducted with the support of the Sten A Olsson foundation for Research and Culture.
Prepare your visit
Here you will find all the important information you may need for your visit to the Point Music Festival.