Chamber music in the Great Hall of the University of Helsinki

Sat 09/03/2019 18:00 - 19:30
Tickets: 15.00-5.00 €


St. Petersburg – Paris. Cross-border friendships among composers – a French-Russian evening at the university.

The musicians of the Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra perform French and Russian chamber music from the turn of the 19th and 20th centuries. The concert in the Great Hall of the University of Helsinki will feature the music of Debussy, Stravinsky, Tchaikovsky, Saint-Saëns and others.


  • Linda Hedlund


  • Niamh McKenna


  • Jenny Villanen


  • Heikki Nikula


  • Paula Malmivaara


  • Elisa Järvi



  • 18.00
    Claude Debussy


  • Claude Debussy

    Golliwog’s Cakewalk

  • Claude Debussy

    Beau Soir

  • Claude Debussy

    Le Chevelure

  • Igor Stravinsky

    Suite Italienne

  • Camille Saint-Saëns


  • 19.30
    Pjotr Tšaikovski


Frequently Asked Questions

Can I take photos of the orchestra?

Yes, but only before or after the concert. During the concert we just want you to enjoy the music. This way you won’t disturb the musicians or other audience members.

How can I order interval refreshments?

Simply call 020 762 4862, send an e-mail to​ or the Restis app. Interval refreshments for groups of 30 or more should be ordered from the sales service.

Do I have to dress up to attend a concert?

Only the orchestra has a dress code. You can dress as you like.

I have a season ticket but want to change my seat – what should I do?

If you would like to change your seat, you can purchase a new season ticket from the seats available when they go on sale. Unclaimed seats will be made available for individual concerts when the sales period for season tickets ends.

I have a season ticket but can’t make it to the concert – what should I do?

You can give the ticket to a friend or donate it to a music student by calling 09-3102 2700 or sending an e-mail to by 3pm on the day of the concert.