ECHOES OF THE UNIVERSE - THE MUSIC OF KAIJA SAARIAHO
The documentary Echoes of the Universe draws an artistic portrait of our most significant contemporary composer. The film will premiere at the DocPoint Festival in early February 2023.
JUST BEFORE NIGHTFALL
The organ chamber music work ‘Just before Nightfall’ by composer Olli Kortekangas will have its premiere in the Organo hall of the Musiikkitalo on Saturday, August 12, 2023.
La Passion de Simone
Touching and philosophical La Passion de Simone’s by Kaija Saariaho will be performed in the Helsinki Concert Hall.
KANSANRADIO (the people's radio)
Kansanradio opera is a new Finnish chamber opera. The libretto of is based on the rich content of the Kansanradio radio program, which has been broadcasted on YLE for more than forty years.
Kaija Saariaho‘s first stage work, Study for Life, had its only performance in February 1981. Now the new generation is bringing its own interpretation of this enigmatic first step towards opera, combining it with a stage version of the violin concerto Graal Théâtre.
THE LAST TEMPTATIONS
Joonas Kokkonen’s hit opera The Last Temptations will be heard in the summer of 2022 in Joensuu’s Church as a dramatized concert version. Esa Ruuttunen will be singing the role of Paavo Ruotsalainen.
Teatro Productions Oy haluaa uudistaa taidetta – sen tekemistä, kokemista ja tukemista – ja tuoda yritysosaamista taidemaailmaan.