A joint summer greeting for all students and teachers in Finland created by the Finnish symphony orchestras.

The Finnish symphony orchestras created a joint summer greeting for all students and teachers in Finland – conductor Esa-Pekka Salonen as musical advisor.

A massive orchestra, consisting of musicians from member orchestras of the Association of Finnish Symphony Orchestras, have made a virtual recording of the finale of Ludwig van Beethoven’s Symphony no 7, which will be released as a mosaic video on Friday May 29th at 9 am, to mark the ending of the orchestras spring seasons.

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Dalia Stasevska to become Chief Conductor of the Lahti Symphony Orchestra from 2021/22 season

The Lahti Symphony Orchestra has appointed Dalia Stasevska as its new Chief conductor with effect from the 2021/22 season, when Dima Slobodeniouk’s tenure ends. The Lahti Sports and Culture Committee reached this decision at a meeting on 20 May 2020. Stasevska’s contract term extends until the end of the season 2023/2024, and from 2021 she will also take on the role of artistic director of the orchestra’s international Sibelius Festival. Stasevska, whose international career is making rapid headway, has also been Principal Guest conductor of the BBC Symphony Orchestra in London since 2019.

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Sun 06.12. at 15.00 Sibeliustalo

INDEPENDENCE DAY CONCERT

The Concert is CANCELLED - Covid-19
Dima Slobodeniouk, conductor
Jan Lehtola, organ

Jean Sibelius: Bardi
Ernest Pingoud: Symphony No. 1
Kaija Saariaho: Maan varjot (Earth's Shadows for solo organ and orchestra)
Jean Sibelius: Finlandia

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Thu 10.12. at 19.00 Sibeliustalo

THE YOUNG SOLOISTS

The Concert is CANCELLED - Covid-19
Johannes Gustavsson, conductor
Silvia Marjanen, violin
Wieniawski: Violin Concerto
Milja Paloneva, trumpetti
Trad: My Love is like a Red, Red Rose
Siri Piippo-Pinho, violin
Wieniawski: Polonaise de concert No. 1, arr. Artur Malawski
Ilta Attila, saxofone
Alexander Glazunov: Saxophone Concerto in E Flat Major Op. 109
Laura Linkola, conductor
Lassi Liimatainen, Joona Nurmilaine ja Aaro Salmela, French Horns
Lasse Eerola: "N Suite", parts
Emilia Palo, piano
W. A. Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 23 K 488; Adagio
Iiris Piri, cello
Antonín Dvořák: Cello Concerto Op. 104; 1 part

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