Chamber music in the Great Hall of the University of Helsinki

Sat 23/03/2019 18:00 - 19:30
Tickets: 15.00-5.00 €

Introduction

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

The chamber musicians of the Helsinki Baroque 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.

Artists

  • Pekka Kauppinen

    violin

  • Eva Ballaz

    violin

  • Torsten Tiebout

    viola

  • Senja Rummukainen

    cello

  • Paul Aksman

    kontrabasso

  • Heikki Nikula

    Clarinet

  • Thomas Bugnot

    Trumpet

  • Emil Holmström

    piano

  • Elisa Järvi

    piano

Programme

  • 18.00
    Igor Stravinsky

    Pour Pablo Picasso

  • Camille Saint-Saëns

    Septett

  • Claude Debussy

    La Boîte à Joujoux

  • 19.30
    Pjotr Tšaikovski

    String Quartett No. 3

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 ravintolat.musiikkitalo@restel.fi​ 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 helsinki.philharmonic@hel.fi by 3pm on the day of the concert.