From the first song festival through the Singing Revolution and beyond, music has played a fundamental role in Estonian history, culture and identity. But if every bird has its own song, as the Estonian saying goes, what of the artist?
The festival "Music Jam", which takes place from the year 2003 already, continues on its chosen path: introducing different styles and genres, enjoying concerts by professionals and offering possibilities of making music to youngsters.
On November 30, the annual exhibition of the best Estonian nature photos will be opened at the TV Tower. The exhibition will display 60 large-sized photos that have received prizes at the Eesti Loodus magazine’s photography competition in recent years.
The traditional concert of the children and youth music festival "Music Jam" turns its attention to the graduates of Pärnu Music School, who have decided to embark upon a life of a professional musician.
Would you like to see more of Tallinn Opera House or learn about life of the Estonian National Opera and Ballet?
Following the lead of the big opera houses around the world, the Estonian National Opera launches a series of baby concerts for children aged 0–3.
The winter concert season of Jazzkaar – Winter Jazz brings joy to the listeners from 10th February to 12th March, 2017 with 14 concerts in Tallinn, Viljandi, Tartu, Otepää and Haapsalu.
Starting on September 16, 2016, the exhibition "Soviet Midnight" by Raul Rajangu is open in KUMU Art Museum's Project Space, 3rd floor, A-wing.
"The (In)visible dreams and streams" is an exhibition presenting 22 artists and art producers from the Baltics and the Nordics.
Starting on January 20, 2017, the exhibition "Secrets of the Ancient Sea" is open in the Estonian Museum of Natural History. The exhibition invites you to explore the mysterious bottom of the sea from 600 million years ago to today.
Alvistar Funk Assotsiatsioon is a brand new jazz-funk group on European stages that was formed during the recording of the solo album of the band’s leader Margus Alviste.
Director: Reimo Ruubel
FilmTuesdays: Priit Pärn retrospective on February 21, 28, March 7 and 14, 2017 in Kinomaja!
On 13 January the Tartu Art Museum opens the exhibition "Grey Area", which introduces the more avant-garde trends in Estonian contemporary comics.
A voluminous exhibition of European ceramics will be opened at the Estonian Museum of Applied Art and Design on 20 January.
Ballet-farce by Giorgio Madia
Photographers from the parishes of Tori and Vastseliina meet at the exhibition "Pictures from the Olden Times. 1887–1930".
17th Estonian Folk Music Arrangements Festival "Moisekatsi Elohelü" takes place on April 21-22, 2017, at Mooste Manor in Pôlva County.
Culture Dessant is the festival organised by the students of the University of Tartu Viljandi Culture Academy for the fifth year already.
One of the most popular musicals of all times may almost have not been written at all.
Rändaja's repertoire includes smooth and soft sounding Estonian-language songs that touch, breathe, and carry through a magical world music sound journey. It will be a cosy evening, as you are worth it!
Andre Maaker, Peedu Kass and Ahto Abner have met in various line-ups during the last 10 years but for the first time they came together as a trio in 2013, at a concert at Viljandi Guitar Festival.
Beloved Estonian musicians, singer Anna Põldvee and guitarrist Erki Pärnoja, are known on local music stages for a decade.
Live contemporary music in the galleries and exhibition halls of the Kumu Art Museum – right in the center of live contemporary art. Listeners will gain an inspirationally deep experience of the art, as well as the music.
The festival "Estonian Music Days", which has been held since 1979, focuses on the freshest creation of Estonian composers.
TMW is one of Europe’s leading city festivals with a carefully crafted line-up of various art forms for a curious mind.
Estonian Traditional Music Centre organises another tour inspired by the historic tours of August Pulst, taking folk music to the people.