Fri 15/12/2017 18:00 - 18:45
free entry


Chamber music concert series by the Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra and Sibelius Academy

André Jolivet (1905–1974)
Christmas Pastoral (1943) 
I L'étoile 
II Les mages 
III La vierge et l’enfant 
IV Entrée et danse des bergers

Jean-Michel Damase (1928–2013)
Trio for flute, viola and harp (1947) 
I Allegro moderato
II Adagio
III Allegro

Jenny Villanen, flute
Markus Tuukkanen, bassoon
Katilyne Roels, harp, SibA
Torsten Tiebout, viola

The Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra and Sibelius Academy are presenting a series of chamber music concerts based on the theme of the Finland 100 centenary year: Together! The concerts will be held in the Main Foyer of the Helsinki Music Centre before the orchestra’s evening concerts and feature musicians from the Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra together with students from the Sibelius Academy’s classical music department. The collaboration is part of the orchestra academy representing the main actors at the Helsinki Music Centre. 

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 click on the link 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.