10 January marks the 95th birthday of the beloved Estonian composer Ester Mägi, whose unique music has touched and inspired many listeners.
On this special day, the Arvo Pärt Centre and the composer Arvo Pärt send Ester Mägi their heartfelt wishes.
As a student at the Tallinn Conservatoire, Arvo Pärt had the opportunity to study in Ester Mägi’s score reading course. A grateful student, Pärt remembers Ester Mägi as an excellent and sensitive teacher.
Arvo Pärt, “I treasure Ester Mägi’s works, her musical sensibility is very close to me. Happy birthday, my dear teacher and colleague!“