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Jean Sibelius
Jean Sibelius was a Finnish composer and violinist of the late Romantic and early-modern periods. He is widely recognized as his country's greatest composer and, through his music, is often credited with having helped Finland t...
Composer
Kaija Saariaho
Kaija Anneli Saariaho (Finnish: [ˈkɑi̯jɑ ˈsɑːriɑho]; née Laakkonen, born 14 October 1952) is a Finnish composer based in Paris, France.
Composer
Selim Palmgren
Selim Gustaf Adolf Palmgren (16 February 1878 – 13 December 1951) was a Finnish composer, pianist, and conductor. Palmgren was born in Pori, Finland, February 16, 1878. He studied at the Conservatory in Helsinki from 1895 to 18...
Composer
Erik Bergman
Erik Valdemar Bergman (24 November 1911, in Nykarleby – 24 April 2006, in Helsinki) was an influential composer of classical music from Finland. Bergman's style ranged widely, from Romanticism in his early works (many of which ...
Composer
Santtu-Matias Rouvali
Santtu-Matias Rouvali (5 November 1985 Lahti) is a Finnish conductor and percussionist. From a family of musicians, Rouvali's parents played in the Lahti Symphony Orchestra. He is the oldest of the three sons in his family. One...
Conductor
... Finland is famous for its host of summer music festivals, which draw millions of visitors every ...
... The following music-related appointments in Finland are briefly discussed: (1) opera singer Lilli ... ) Music Finland's Board of Directors has appointed Tuomo Tähtinen as the first Executive Director of Music Finland. ...
... conducted by Mikko Franck, at the Oopperalto in Helsinki, Finland, on December 11, 2008. ...
Finland: Festival Fever
Gig (2014) Vol. 10, No. 8, pp. 16-17
... Amberla, executive director of Finland Festivals, discusses how the organization is a collective ... museums per capita in Finland than anywhere else in the world. Finland has hundreds of festivals ... . Finland Festivals was founded as an umbrella organization to support arts events. The association brings ...
... The author discusses the presence of international music in Finland. Festivals including Äänen ... located in Helsinki, in bringing contemporary arts to Finland is examined. Fullsteam Agency has ...
... A chart offering an overview of music education institutions and programs in Finland is presented. ...
Georgie Award
Orkester Journalen (1996) Vol. 63, No. 12, pp. 15
Finnish Music Exports on Rise
Billboard (2003) Vol. 115, No. 39, pp. 61, 64
... The Finnish Music Export seminar was held September 4, 2003, in Helsinki, Finland. The event ... Music Export Finland (Musex), the market value of Finnish music exports increased by 406% between 1999 ...
... Highlights from the 2012 Savonlinna Opera Festival, held in Savonlinna, Finland, and the Kokkola Opera Festival hel in Kokkola, Finland, are discussed. ...
... Helsinki, Finland. Criticizes the dark and gloomy set and adds that vocally there were some problems as well. ...
... The executive director of Finland Festivals provides a profile of the association, founded in 1968 ...
... opera about the Finnish national poet Aleksis Kivi, to take place at the festival in Nyslott, Finland ...
... by Okko Kamu, was presented at the Finnish National Opera in Helsinki, Finland, on December 22, 1999. ...
... Tapola and conducted by Kari Kropsu, in Helsinki, Finland, on April 14, 2009. ...
... on music in the National Library of Finland, the Finnish Literature Society archive, and the Finnish Jazz and Pop Archive. ...