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Mon 06.12.2021 at 15:00 · Joonas Kokkonen 100 years

Independence Day Concert

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Tampere Hall, Main auditorium

Yliopistonkatu 55, 33100
Tampere, Finland

Outi Tarkiainen (b. 1985): Midnight Sun Variations
Lotta Wennäkoski (b. 1970): Hava
Joonas Kokkonen (1921–1996): "I Cannot Open The Door” from the opera "The Last Temptations"
Kokkonen: Symphony no. 4
Kokkonen: "I Must Speak Before My Death" from the opera "The Last Temptations"
Jean Sibelius (1865–1957): Finlandia op. 26 no. 7

Our Independence Day Concert is a celebration of Joonas Kokkonen and Finnish music. Kokkonen’s music is surrounded in the programme by composers that came before and after him. The orchestra is led by young conductor Emilia Hoving, a familiar guest in Tampere. This concert also celebrates bass singer Jaakko Ryhänen’s 75th birthday in December 2021.


Ticket type
Basic Ticket 28 €
Pensioner 22 €
Student, Unemployed or Conscript 15 €
Children (5 to 16 yrs.) 8 €


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