January-June 2017

Amos Anderson Art Museum in Helsinki, Finland. Photo: fictivestina

[For concerts, gigs, theater, ballet and films, scroll down]

Museums and exhibitions

CONCERTS & Gigs

  • Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra, 12 June 2017: Jozsef Hars (conductor) and Vuokko Hovatta (presenter) & Juha Hostikka (tenor) – Suomi 100 – Kaikki laulavat
  • Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra, 26 May 2017: Susanna Mälkki (conductor) & Jeremy Denk (piano) – Béla Bartók: Piano Concerto No. 3The Wooden Prince – ballet
  • Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra, 10 May 2017: Kent Nagano (conductor) – Anton Bruckner: Symphony No. 8
  • Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra, 6 May 2017: Hannu Lintu (conductor) & Daniil Trifonov (piano) – Maurice Ravel: Piano Concerto G Major / Sebastian Fagerlund: Drifts (Yle commission) / Carl Nielsen: Symphony No. 4 “The Inextinguishable”
  • KISS – World Tour & RavenEye at Hartwall Arena, Helsinki, 4 May 2017
  • Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra, 21 April 2017: Anna-Maria Helsing (conductor) & Otto Virtanen (bassoon) – Jaakko Kuusisto: Concerto for Bassoon and Orchestra Op. 35, fp (Yle commission) / Jean Sibelius: Rakastava / Edward Elgar: Enigma Variations
  • Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra, 6 April 2017: Jukka-Pekka Saraste (conductor) & Radu Lupu (piano) – Big is Beautiful / Mozart: Piano concerto No. 24 / Anton Bruckner: Symphony No. 9 (1896)
  • Sonata Arctica – The Ninth Hour World Tour & Thunderstone at The Circus 27 January 2017
  • Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra, 19 January 2017: Hannu Lintu (conductor) & Frank Peter Zimmermann (violin) – Piotr Tchaikovsky: Swan Lake, suite Op. 20a & Magnus Lindberg: Violin Concerto No. 2, fp in Finland & Igor Stravinsky: Le baiser de la fée

Theater & Ballet

  • Ryhmäteatteri (Suomenlinna), 28 June 2017: Seitsemän veljestä (Seven Brothers, directed by Kari Heiskanen)
  • Helsinki City Theatre, 8 April 2017: Rakastetaan tietämättä mitään (directed by Arn-Henrik Blomqvist)
  • Finnish National Ballet, 25 March 2017: The Seven Brothers (choreography by Marjo Kuusela and music by Eero Ojanen)
  • Finnish National Theatre, 22 March 2017: Sumu (directed by Juha Jokela)

Films

  • Tom of Finland, 2 March 2017

Check out the cultural attractions I visited in 2016 (in Finnish).

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