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Concert in the Turku Castle

I attended a very nice chamber music concert yesterday in the King’s Hall of the magnificent Turku Castle… The ensemble consisted of Marjaana Holva (violin), Juhani Forsman (viola), Katja Kolehmainen (cello), Matti Kariluoto (double bass), Satu Ala (oboe), Henna Jämsä (clarinet) and Mikael Kemppainen (piano)… All of the ensemble members, except the pianist, are members

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Another nice concert

On 13th September I attended another very nice concert, this time in the concert hall of Turku, Finland… The Turku Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by Pietari Inkinen, and the Finnish soprano Marjukka Tepponen performed for us… What a beautiful concert it was! We heard Sibelius and Mahler. I especially liked the King Christian II Suite of

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Eerik XIV

I just attended an opera performance in Turku, Finland… Mikko Heiniö’s new opera “Eerik XIV” … nice opera, I must say, the soloists were great… the choir and orchestra (Turku Philarmonic Orchestra) were great… Charlotte Hellekant was brilliant in her role as the King Erik XIV of Sweden (kinda interesting that a woman has a

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