As August skies begin to darken, the Finnish National Opera Orchestra and Chorus present a heady mix of summer melodies at the closing concert of the Organ Night and Aria Festival at the Espoo Cathedral. Soprano Hanna Rantala and mezzo-soprano Lilli Paasikivi are the featured soloists.
Upcoming performance: Thu Aug 29, 2013 21:00 Espoo Cathedral
In November, the Finnish National Opera Orchestra and Chorus will perform in two concerts at St. John's Church in Helsinki and Ristinkirkko Church in Lahti. The programme features Johannes Brahms's monumental work Ein deutsches Requiem, with soprano Soile Isokoski and baritone Jaakko Kortekangas as soloists and Brahms' Alto Rhapsody, featuring mezzo-soprano Lilli Paasikivi as soloist.
Upcoming performance: Fri Nov 1, 2013 19:00 Helsinki, St. John's Church
As the holiday season draws nearer and the jubilee year draws to a close, the Finnish National Opera Orchestra leaves Helsinki behind and sets out on a festive Christmas music tour of the southern regions of Finland. Soloists and the children's choir of the Finnish National Opera join the orchestra in a heart-warming selection of holiday classics.
Upcoming performance: Thu Nov 28, 2013 19:00 Ekenäs church
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Sat 5/4 3:00 PM
Saturday afternoon matinee in the main foyer of the Opera House offers a treat for the ear and a welcome moment of relaxation.