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Sibelius matinees on Fri 3 July, Mon 3 August and Sat 15 August 2015

 

Summer concerts of the Sibelius jubilee year at the City Hall Banquet Room. All concerts start at 1 pm. Free entry, no advance tickets. Welcome!

Kreeta-Julia Heikkilä ©Heikki Tuuli

  

Performers:

Kreeta-Julia Heikkilä, violin

Roope Gröndahl, piano

Jaani Helander, cello

Tuomas Lehto, cello

 

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The World of Jean Sibelius – A Musical Exhibition for the Whole Family June 10 – September 6, 2015

The year 2015 marks the 150th anniversary of the birth of composer Jean Sibelius. At the Helsinki City Hall, an exhibition for the whole family opens in honour of the jubilee year.

”Music starts where the possibilities of the language end. That is why I write music.”

 

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Hear the Sound of the Light Green Colour! -exhibition 10.6.-6.9.2015

 

vaaleanvihrevalosoi sde auvinen  mirka kastinenYou can compose music, listen to it - and also draw it!

Students of Helsinki Art School translated the music of Jean Sibelius into the languages of graphic arts, sculpture and animation.

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