Concerts

 

 

 

 

Upcoming concerts

 
October 30. 2016
Schaumann Hall, Pietarsaari / Jakobstad
Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 5 with Barock Ostrobothnia cond. Anton Steck
 
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November 11, 2016 at 7 pm
Town Hall, Raatihuone, Lappeenranta
Music from J.S. Bach's circle with Mikael Helasvuo, flute
 
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November 13, 2016 at 7 pm
Deutsche Kirche, Helsinki
Music from J.S. Bach's circle with Mikael Helasvuo, flute
 
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December 1, 2016 at 7 pm
Vuotalo, Helsinki
Vuotalo soi! Piano recital with music by Messiaen, Satie and Ravel
 
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December 11, 2016 at 7 pm
Imatran konserttihovi, Imatra
Music by Mozart, Franck, Karg-Elert & christmas carrols
 
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December 13, 2016 at 7 pm
Hamina Town Hall, Hamina
Music by Mozart, Franck, Karg-Elert & christmas carrols

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Past concerts

October 7, 2016 at 8 pm
Venezia Biennale, Teatro alle Tese
First performance of Kaija Saariaho's FIGURA for clarinet, piano and string quartet
With Kari Kriikku, clarinet and Diotima Quartet


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October 2, 2016 at 5 pm
Raatihuone, Hämeenlinna
Metsä, yö ja lintu - Recital with music by Sibelius, Sciarrino, Messiaen, Pohjannoro, Schoenberg & Brahms

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July 1 to 9, 2016
Nurmes Summer Academy and Concerts
Chamber music with Mikael Helasvuo, flute, Sirkka-Liisa Kaakinen-Pilch, Minna Pensola and Antti Tikkanen, violin, Sergey Malov, viola, Lauri Angervo, Tomas Djupsjöbacka, cello, Anna Laakso, piano

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June 29-30, 2016
Brinkhall Festival
Music by Mahler, Korngold with Erica Back, mezzosoprano
Mozart lecture
Recital with Ravel, Chopin and Satie

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June 18, 2016 at 9 pm
Verbania, Italy
Festival del pianoforte romantico
Recital with music by Chopin, Schumann, Liszt, Field

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April 20, 2016 at 7 pm
Lähetyskirkko, Helsinki
Chamber music by Haydn, Mozart and Mendelssohn with Moshe Aron Epstein, flute and Marko Ylönen, cello

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March 8, 2016 at 6 pm
Organo Hall, Music Centre, Helsinki
Six sonatas for violin and obbligato keyboard with Sirkka-Liisa Kaakinen, violin - on a Silbermann fortepiano copy (1747)

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January 31, 2016
Camerata Hall, Music Centre, Helsinki
Sibafest
Metsä, yö ja lintu - Recital with music by Sibelius, Sciarrino, Messiaen, Pohjannoro, Schoenberg & Brahms
 
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January 29, 2016
Taipalsaari Church
Metsä, yö ja lintu - Recital with music by Sibelius, Sciarrino, Messiaen, Pohjannoro, Schoenberg & Brahms
 
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January 19, 2016
Lapland Music Institute, Lappia House, Rovaniemi
Metsä, yö ja lintu - Recital with music by Sibelius, Sciarrino, Messiaen, Pohjannoro, Schoenberg & Brahms
 
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November 9, 2015
Sigyn Hall, Turku, Finland
Metsä, yö ja lintu - Recital with music by Sibelius, Sciarrino, Messiaen, Pohjannoro, Schoenberg & Brahms
 
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October 10, 2015
Tapiola Hall, Espoo, Finland
Tapiola Sinfonietta & Espoo Piano Week
J.S. Bach: Concerto for two pianos BWV 1061 with Antti Hotti
 
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August 20-23, 2015
Via Lattea Festival, Serpiano & Lugano, Switzerland
Olivier Messiaen: Catalogue des Oiseaux (Le traquet stapazin, Le chocard des alpes)
Mario Pagliarani: Interludi  alla macchina per cinguettare
 
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August 9, 2015
Piano / Forte -Festival
Cornell University, Ithaca, New York
Recital of music by Jean Sibelius
 
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July 29 to August 1, 2015
Sandviken Chamber Music Festival, Sweden
Chamber music concerts with Mats Widlund & Stefan Bojsten, piano, Peter Olofsson, violin, Lilli Maijala, viola, Mats Olofsson, cello
 
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July 12, 2015
Paateri Church
Recital with music by J.S. Bach, W.F. Bach, C.P.E. Bach and D. Scarlatti on a Silbermann fortepiano (1747)
 
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July 4 to 12, 2015
Nurmes Summer Academy and Summer Concerts
Chamber music concerts with Mikael Helasvuo, flute, José Luis Estèlles, clarinet, Alexander Gebert, cello, Eriikka Maalismaa & Minna Pensola, violin, Lilli Maijala, viola, Lauri Angervo, cello
 
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July 6, 2016
Nurmes Orthodox Church
Bach programme on Silbermann fortepiano
 
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June 25, 2015
Hämeenlinna Town Hall
Recital with piano and violin music by Jean Sibelius in collaboration with Minna Pensola, violin
 
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May 27, 2015
Villa Lante, Rome
Brahms Sonatas for Violin and Piano with Sirkka-Liisa Kaakinen, violin
 
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February 5, 2015
Musica Nova, Helsinki City Hall
Piano recital with music by Paavo Heininen, Salvatore Sciarrino and Jovanka Trbojevic (world premiere , with Joonatan Rautiola, saxophone)
 
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November 15, 2014
Helsinki Conservatory Hall, Soloist Guild Series
Trios by Mozart and Haydn with Sirkka-Liisa Kaakinen, violin and Jussi Seppänen, cello
 
 
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November 14, 2014
Lux Musicae Festival, Siuntio, Finland
Schumann: Fantasy, Geistervariationen, Märcherbilder (with Antti Tikkanen, violin)
 
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October 4-5. 2014
Balder Hall, Helsinki
Chamber music by Ravel, Beethoven and Schubert with Laura Vikman, violin, Aleksandr Rudin, cello, Monica Groop, mezzosoprano and Mikael Helavsuo, flute
 
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August 26, 2014 onwards
Finnish National Opera
Mozart: Marriage of Figaro, recitativos on fortepiano
 
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July 30 to August 3, 2014
Joroinen Music Festical
Chamber music with Mikael Helasvuo, flute, Jaakko Luoma, bassoon, Mia Huhta, soprano, Markus Hohti, cello, Anna Laakso, piano (Stravinsky: Sacre du printemps 4 hands)
 
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July 5 to 12, 2014
Nurmes Summer Academy and Summer Concerts
Chamber music concerts with Vera Beths, violin, Mikael Helasvuo, flute, Eriikka Maalismaa, violin, Lauri Angervo & Markus Hohti, cello, Lilli Maijala, viola, Anna Laakso & Mikael Kemppainen, piano
 
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July 3, 2014
Paateri Church, Lieksa
Mozart sonatas with Sirkka-Liisa Kaakinen-Pilch, violin
 
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May 27, 2014
Grande salle de la Radio d'Algérie
Algiers, Algeria
Music by Haydn, Meriläinen, Saariaho, Martinu with Mikael Helasvuo, flute and Anssi Karttunen, cello
 
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May 25, 2014
Pyhtää Church
with Mia Huhta, soprano
Haydn, Beethoven
 
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April 25, 2014
Kauniainen, Nya paviljongen
with Sirkka-Liisa Kaakinen, violin
Brahms Sonatas
 
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April 14 & 15, 2014
G-18 Hall, Helsinki
Taite Music Theatre
"Nautinnon ja tuskan puutarha"
 
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March 10, 2014
Sibelius Academy Concert Hall
"Papillons" with Ilmo Ranta & Anna Kuvaja, pianos
French (Ravel), Russian (Mussorgsky & Rachmaninoff) and Finnish (Heininen, Meriläinen) music for two and three pianists
 
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February 10, 2014
Camerata Hall, Music Centre, Helsinki
Sibelius Academy Concert Series
Duo recital with Jaakko Luoma, bassoon
 
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February 2, 2014
Trondheim, Norway
Schubert: Winterreise
with Jan van Elsäcker, tenor
 
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January 31, 2014
Trondheim, Norway
Barokkfestival
Schubert
 
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December 2, 3 & 10, 2013
G-18 Hall, Helsinki
Taite Music Theatre Production
"Nautinnon ja tuskan puutarha"
Music by Erik Satie (Socrate), Claude Debussy (Bilitis) and Jean Sibelius (Josephsson Songs)
Collaborating with Pia Freund, soprano, Petteri Salomaa, baritone, Kaisa Korhonen, recitant, Maija Nurmio, dancer, Mikael Helasvuo & Timo Pulakka, flute, Kirsti Vartiainen & Vuokko Ahtila, harp, mise en scène Hili Iivanainen
 
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November 27 & 29, 2013
YLE Radio Concerts, moderator Minna Lindgren
Chamber Music with Antti Tikkanen, Minna Pensola & Maija Linkola, violin, Markus Hohti, cello
 
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November 7 to 10, 2013
Korundi Concert Hall, Rovaniemi Valoa kamariin Festival
Chamber music with Anna Laakso, piano, Mikael Helasvuo, flute, Antti Tikkanen, violin, Minna Pensola, violin, Taru Lehto, viola, Lauri Sallinen, clarinet, Lauri Angervo, cello
 
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November 4, 2013
Camerata Hall, Music Centre, Helsinki
Klang Contemporary Music Series
Magnus Lindberg: Jubilees & Etudes
 
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October 30, 2013
Oulu, Uuden Musiikin Lokakuu Contemporary Music Event
with Pia Freund, soprano & Markus Hohti, cello
Saariaho, Tötterström, Satie
 
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October 9, 2013 Hämeenlinna Castle
with Sirkka-Liisa Kaakinen, violin
C.P.E. Bach, Mozart & Beethoven Sonatas
 
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September 11, 2013 Korundi Concert Hall, Rovaniemi
Beethoven: Sonata A with Lauri Angervo, cello
Stravinsky: Sacre du printemps, 4 hands with Anna Laakso
 
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September 5, 2013 Sinebrychoff Art Gallery
Music by Sibelius. Debussy, Chopin
 
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June 30 thru July 6, 2013, Nurmes

every night at 7 pm at the Hannikainen Hall
NURMES CHAMBER MUSIC CONCERTS AND SUMMER ACADEMY

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June 26, 2013, at 7 pm, Lohtaja
LOHTAJA CHURCH MUSIC FESTIVAL
Lied recital with Pia Freund

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April 18, 2013, at 8 pm, Cité de la Musique, Paris
Domaine privé Kaija Saariaho
with Pia Freund, soprano, Florent Jodelet, percussion, Anssi Karttunen, cello
Music by Kaija Saariaho

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March 8 thru 10, 2013, Sellosali, Espoo
KAIHO FESTIVAL
Festival of music of the Romantic era
Schumann

 
March 5, 2013, at 7 pm, Camerata, Music Centre, Helsinki
ELÄKÖÖN MOZART! 3
Mozart cycle - sonatas for keyboard and violin
with Sirkka-Liisa Kaakinen, violin
 
December 18, 2012, at 7 pm, Saksalainen kirkko, Helsinki
ELÄKÖÖN MOZART! 2
Mozart cycle - sonatas for keyboard and violin
with Sirkka-Liisa Kaakinen, violin
 
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December 11, 2012, at 7 pm, Pyynikki-sali, Tampere
Recital with Mikael Helasvuo, flute
Trbojevic, Roussel, Reinecke
 
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December 4, 2012, at 7 pm, Camerata Hall, Helsinki
Chamber music with Mikael Helasvuo, flute, Pia Freund, soprano & Timo Torikka, actor
Trbojevic (first performance), Juon, Roussel, Reinecke
 
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December 2, 2012, at 4 pm, Aino-sali, Kirkkotie 49, Tuusula
“Ainon vieraana”
Piano recital with music by Schubert, Chopin, Sibelius, Debussy & Lachenmann
 
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November 27, 2012, at 7 pm. G18-sali, Yrjönkatu 18, Helsinki
Pantaleon
Hummel: Septet & Spohr : Nonet
First concert of the new period chamber ensemble Pantaleon
 
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November 15, 2012, at 7 pm, Raatihuone, Hämeenlinna
Sibelius & Runeberg, fragments of poetry, piano music and the melodram Svartsjukans nätter
with Jussi Lehtonen, actor, Maija Linkola, violin, Joel Laakso, cello & Meeri Pulakka, soprano
 
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November 13, 2012, at 7 pm, Kanneltalo, Helsinki
CONTRASTS
Music by Ives, Sibelius, Berg, Hillborg, Messiaen, Feldman, Bartók
with Sofia Greus, violin & Taavi Oramo, clarinet
 
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October 28, 2012 at 3 pm, Sellosali, Espoo
Recital with Sirkka-Liisa Kaakinen, viulu
Mendelssohn, Beethoven, Schubert, Brahms
 
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October 26, 2012, Trossingen Musikhochschule
Internationale Trossinger Tastentage
Recital on fortepiano
Mozart, Schubert, Chopin
 
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October 17 thru 20, 2012, Korundi, Rovaniemi
VALOA KAMARIIN Festival
with Anna Laakso, piano, Maija Linkola, violin, Anna-Kreetta Gribajcevic, viola, Lauri Angervo & Joel Laakso, cello, Mikael Helasvuo, flute
 
October 10, 2012, Camerata, Music Centre, Helsinki
LONG LIVE MOZART! ELÄKÖÖN MOZART!
with Sirkka-Liisa Kaakinen, violin*
October 7, 2012, Sibelius Academy Concert Hall
DEBUSSY FESTIVAL
Masques - D’un cahier d’esquisses - L’Isle Joyeuse
 
 
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September 13, 2012, Sellosali, Espoo
Recital with Jaakko Luoma, bassoon
 
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August 6, 2012 at 7 pm Konsertti kotiin! Vantaa Music Festival
Scarlatti, C.P.E. Bach & Mozart (solo)
 
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August 8, 2012 at 7 pm, Pyhän Laurin kirkko, Vantaa Music Festival
Music by C.P.E. Bach, A. Titz & W.A. Mozart
with Sirkka-Liisa Kaakinen, violin
June 30 thru July 7, 2012 NURMES NUORI MUSIIKKI & CHAMBER MUSIC CONCERT FESTIVAL
 
July 1, 2012 at 7 pm, Hannikainen Hall, Nurmes
Music for Erkki Karu film “Nummisuutarit” (1923)
 
July 2, 2012 at 7 pm, Hannikainen Hall, Nurmes
Debussy Rhapsody with Olli Leppäniemi, clarinet
 
July 3, 2012 at 7 pm, Orthodox Church, Nurmes
Music by Mozart, C.P.E. Bach & Boccherini
with Mikael Helasvuo, flute, Goran Gribajcevic & Pekka Kauppinen, violin, Anna-Kreetta Gribajcevic, viola, Lauri Angervo, cello
 
July 4, 2012 at 7 pm, Hannikainen Hall, Nurmes
Schubert Variations in A flat for 4-hand piano, Rossini (arr. Czerny) Ouverture for Tancredi for 6-hand piano
with Anna Laakso and Mikael Kemppainen, piano
 
July 5, 2012 at 7 pm, Hannikainen Hall, Nurmes
Beethoven & Debussy
with Jan Söderblom, violin and Eero Heinonen, piano
 
July 6, 2012 at 7 pm, Hannikainen Hall, Nurmes
Janacek
with Lauri Angervo, cello
 
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April 17, 2012 at 7 pm, Camerata Hall, Music Centre, Helsinki
Sibelius & Runeberg, fragments of poetry, piano music and the melodram Svartsjukans nätter
with Jussi Lehtonen, actor, Jan Söderblom, violin, Marko Ylönen, cello
 
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February 4, 2012 at 3 pm, Lagstad
Tapiola Sinfonietta Chamber Music Series
Mozart: Kegelstatt Trio
Schumann: Sonata for Violin and Piano no 3
with Asko Heiskanen, clarinet, Ulla Soinne, viola & Meri Englund, violin
 
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February 1, 2012 at 6 pm, Camerata Hall, Music Centre, Helsinki
SibaFest
“Winter Tales”
Music by Hummel & Schubert
Mikael Helasvuo, flute
Tuija Hakkila, fortepiano
 
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November 12, 2011 at 4 pm , Lahti, Felix Krohn -sali
Avauksia Festival
“Näkymättömiä veistoksia ajassa”
with Sévérine Ballon, cello & Mikael Helasvuo, flute
Eötvös, Lim, Saariaho, Lachenmann, Zimmermann
 
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November 11, 2011 at 3.15 pm, Helsinki University Library
Music on the 11.11.11 Festival
with Ilmo Ranta & Riikka Rantanen
 
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November 5, 2011 at 5.30 pm Kauniainen, Nya Paviljongen
Kauniainen Music Festival
with Schrat Ensemble
Beethoven Piano Quintet & Haydn Sonata for Flute & Piano
 
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November 1, 2011 at 7.30 pm Kauniainen, Nya Paviljongen
Kauniainen Music Festival
with Samuli Peltonen, cello
Chopin Sonata for cello and piano
 
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August 20 - August 26, 2011, Festival Millesources & Dordogne
Chamber Music Concerts
 
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August 18, 2011, VPK-talo, Turku
“Taiteiden yössä”
Haydn Concerto D, Mozart Concerto f for three fortepianos
with Kuninkaantien muusikot & Anna Kuvaja & Eveliina Kytömäki, fortepianos
 
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July 27, 2011 at 6 pm, Hollola Church, Pyhäniemi Music Festival
“Auringon musiikkia”
with Uusi Helsinki Quartet & Monica Groop, mezzosoprano
 
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July 14, 2011 at 6 pm, Hollola Church, Pyhäniemi Music Festival
“Tunteen paloa”
Romances & Four-hand Piano Music by Brahms, Schumann, Mendelssohn
with Mari Palo, soprano, Lilli Paasikivi, mezzosoprano, Christian Juslin, tenor, Juha Kotilainen, baritone & Ilmo Ranta, piano
April 14, 2011 at 7 pm, Tampere Konservatorio
Bartók Sonata for Two Pianos and Two Percussions
in pianist Anna Laakso´s debut recital
 
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July 2 - July 10, 2011, Nurmes Summer Academy
Chamber music concerts
July 6, July 7 & July 8
 
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June 7, 2011, at 7 pm, Riihimäki
Bartók Sonata for Two Pianos and Two Percussions, Beethoven Cello Sonata in D
with Anna Laakso, piano, Joel Laakso, cello
 
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June 1, 2011, Metropolia , Helsinki
SE ensemble dir. Erkki Lasonpalo
Bartók Piano Concerto 3
 
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May 19, 2011, Sellosali, Espoo
Tapiola Sinfonietta / Chamber Music Series
with Anni Haapniemi, oboe, Asko Heiskanen, clarinet, Jaakko Luoma, bassoon, Tommi Hyytinen, horn
Widerkehr: Sonata, Mozart Piano Quintet KV 452
 
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February 13, 2011 at 7 pm, Sellosali, Espoo
Festival “KAIHO” (www.sellosali.fi)
Julia Lezhneva, soprano & Tuija Hakkila, piano
Schumann: Liederkreis op. 39, Schubert: Selection of songs
 
February 12, 2011 at 7 pm, Sellosali, Espoo
Festival “KAIHO” (www.sellosali.fi)
Schubertiade
(Lieder, Violin sonata & String Quintet)
with Arttu Kataja, baritone, Julien Chauvin, violin
 
 
February 10, 2011 at 7 pm, Sellosali, Espoo
Festival “KAIHO” (www.sellosali.fi)
“Last Concert of Frédéric Chopin in Paris in 1848”
with Julien Chauvin, violin, Timo-Veikko Valve, cello,  Annami Hylkilä, soprano & Petteri Salomaa, baritone
 
 
January 28, 2011 at 8 pm, Institut finlandais, 60, rue des Écoles, 75005 Paris
“Sonorités nordiques”
Music for piano by Jean Sibelius, Kaija Saariaho
 
 
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January 15, 2011 at 2 pm, Sibelius Birth Place, Hämeenlinna
Music by Sibelius (New CD)
 
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September 19, 2010 at 6 pm, Hyvinkää Hall
with the Hyvinkää City Orchestra, cond. Tuomas Pirilä
Mozart Concerto in D minor
 
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September 1, 2010 at 7 pm, Kuopio Music Center, Chamber Music Hall
Recital
Music by Chopin, Schubert, Saariaho and Sibelius
 
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August 27, 2010 at 4 pm, Sellosali Foyer, Espoo
Recital (Clementi piano 1828)
Music by Chopin and Schubert
 
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August 26, 2010 at 7 pm, Sellosali, Espoo
Recital (Clementi  piano 1828)
Music by Beethoven, Chopin and Schubert
 
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July 20 - August 1, 2010 Festival des Arcs, Savoie, France
(performances on July 20, 23, 24, 25, 26 and on August 1)
 
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July 16, 2010 at 7 pm, Taipalsaari Church
Music for flute and piano
with Mikael Helasvuo, flute
Music by Martinu, Chopin
 
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July 13, 2010 at 6 pm, Hollola Church, Pyhäniemi Music Festival
“The Nights of Jealousy” - Sibelius & Contemporary Poets
Music by Sibelius, poems by J.L. Runeberg and Otto Manninen
with Jussi Lehtonen, actor, Sirkka-Liisa Kaakinen, violin, Jussi Vähälä, cello
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