Enjoy an authentic and entertaining cultural experience in the heart of the city of Helsinki. A one hour concert dedicated to the great Finnish composer Jean Sibelius' compositions Finlandia, Kuusi, Romance, Rondino, and Valse Triste, which feature talents on violin and grand piano. This moderated show includes visual illustration of Finnish nature scenes on screen. You'll receive a Sibelius Finland Experience gift CD and a booklet especially designed and produced for the occasion. To celebrate the concert, a nonalcoholic festive drink that represents a taste of Finland, will be served and enjoyed with the musicians.
The Sibelius Finland live concert takes place at the centrally located Balder Hall in Helsinki, address Aleksanterinkatu 12.This inspiring musical and visual production introduces you to a piece of Finnish culture through the compositions of Jean Sibelius (1865-1957): Finlandia, Souvenier, Kuusi, Romance, Rondino, and Valse Triste. Performed by some of the best musicians in Finland in cooperation with the Sibelius Academy, the narrated performance features images of Finland and selected graphic illustrations by an award-winning professor of art and design. Through his graphics, you'll gain insight into the importance of nature to Finnish identity, which is also a theme in Jean Sibelius' compositions.