Spring 2020

  • Kotka Concert Hall
  • Kouvola City Hall
Artists
Leader
Raymond Cox, violin
Soloist
Tuuli Lindeberg, soprano
Program

G. Fr. Händel: 
Arias

J. Ph. Rameau: 
Orchestral music

Rich and colourful music of the Baroque: splendid arias by George Frideric Handel in which the soloist is Tuuli Lindberg, one of Finland’s finest Baroque singers, accompanied by a large orchestra. The orchestral music of Rameau is an enchanting mix of colour and invention.
Tickets:
23/ 18/ 9 €
  • Kotka Concert Hall
  • Kouvola City Hall
Artists
Leader
Raymond Cox, violin
Program

G. Fr. Handel: 
Arias

J. Ph. Rameau: 
Orchestral music

Rich and colourful music of the Baroque: splendid arias by George Frideric Handel in which the soloist is Tuuli Lindberg, one of Finland’s finest Baroque singers, accompanied by a large orchestra. The orchestral music of Rameau is an enchanting mix of colour and invention.
Tickets:
23/ 18/ 9 €
  • Kotka Concert Hall
  • Kuusankoski Hall
Artists
Conductor
Olari Elts
Program

Jörg Widmann:                  
Con brio       

L. van Beethoven:             
Symphony no. 8

Violin Concerto

Star guest Viviane Hagner as the soloist in Beethoven’s every-popular Violin Concerto. Jörg Widman provides a snappy opening before Beethoven’s sunny, cheerful 8th Symphony.
Tickets:
23/ 18/ 9 €
  • Kotka Concert Hall
  • Kuusankoski Hall
Artists
Conductor
Olari Elts
Soloist
Viviane Hagner, violin
Program

Jörg Widmann: 
Con brio       

L. van Beethoven: 
Symphony no. 8
Violin Concerto

Star guest Viviane Hagner as the soloist in Beethoven’s every-popular Violin Concerto. Jörg Widman provides a snappy opening before Beethoven’s sunny, cheerful 8th Symphony.
Tickets:
23/ 18/ 9 €
  • Kotka Concert Hall
  • Kuusankoski Hall
Artists
Conductor
Dimas Ruiz Santos
Program

Joaquín Rodrigo – Johan Daniel Berlin – Abraham Cupeiro – Carlos VázquezBéla Bartók

Fantastic wind instruments both ancient and new. Anything can become music in the hands of multi-instrumentalist Abraham Cupeiro. The conductor is one of the Kymi Sinfonietta’s own musicians, principal oboe Dimas Ruiz Santos. Together they have just returned from recording some of the works on this…
Tickets:
23/ 18/ 9 €
  • Kotka Concert Hall
  • Kuusankoski Hall
Artists
Conductor
Dimas Ruiz Santos
Soloist
Winds wizard Abraham Cupeiro
Program

Joaquín Rodrigo
Johan Daniel Berlin
Abraham Cupeiro
Carlos Vázquez 
Béla Bartók

Fantastic wind instruments both ancient and new. Anything can become music in the hands of multi-instrumentalist Abraham Cupeiro. The conductor is one of the Kymi Sinfonietta’s own musicians, principal oboe Dimas Ruiz Santos. Together they have just returned from recording some of the works on this…
Tickets:
23/ 18/ 9 €
  • Kotka Concert Hall
  • Kuusankoski Hall
Artists
Conductor
Olari Elts
Program

Witold Lutosławski:          
Preludes
       

Nicolas Bacri:                     
Flute Concerto

Claude Debussy:                
Syrinx

Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune

Jarkko Hartikainen:            
New work commissioned by Kymi Sinfonietta, world premiere

L. van Beethoven:             
Symphony no. 3, “Eroica”

One of the high points of the Beethoven jubilee: a work commissioned from Jarkko Hartikainen sets the scene for Beethoven’s mighty Eroica symphony. Some much-loved French music finds ace flautist Sharon Bezaly in sentimental mood.
Tickets:
23/ 18/ 9 €
  • Kotka Concert Hall
  • Kuusankoski Hall
Artists
Conductor
Olari Elts
Soloist
Sharon Bezaly, flute
Program

Witold Lutosławski:          
Preludes
       

Nicolas Bacri:                    
Flute Concerto

Claude Debussy:               
Syrinx

Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune

Jarkko Hartikainen:           
New work commissioned by Kymi Sinfonietta, world premiere

L. van Beethoven:             
Symphony no. 3, “Eroica”

One of the high points of the Beethoven jubilee: a work commissioned from Jarkko Hartikainen sets the scene for Beethoven’s mighty Eroica symphony. Some much-loved French music finds ace flautist Sharon Bezaly in sentimental mood.
Tickets:
23/ 18/ 9 €
  • Kotka Concert Hall
  • Kuusankoski Hall
Artists
Conductor
Eero Lehtimäki
Program
Items by well-known composers for the silver screen in a concert that well demonstrates the role of music in creating events and moods. 
Tickets:
23/ 18/ 9 €

(season ticket not valid)

  • Kotka Concert Hall
  • Kuusankoski Hall
Artists
Conductor
Eero Lehtimäki
Program
Items by well-known composers for the silver screen in a concert that well demonstrates the role of music in creating events and moods.
Tickets:
23/ 18/ 9 €

(season ticket not valid)

  • Kotka Concert Hall
  • Kouvola City Hall
Artists
Conductor & soloist
Taavi Oramo
Program

Sauli Zinovjev:                  
Un Grande Sospiro
(commissioned by the Kymi Sinfonietta, Tapiola Sinfoniet
ta & Orchestre de Chambre de Lausanne)

G. Mahler/A. Schönberg:  
Lieder eines Fahrenden Gesellen

Joseph Haydn:                   
Symphony no. 101, “Clock”

Rising, multi-talented musician and conductor Taavi Oramo makes his debut with us, as does the commission from Sauli Zinovjev.
Tickets:
23/ 18/ 9 €
  • Kotka Concert Hall
  • Kouvola City Hall
Artists
Conductor & soloist
Taavi Oramo
Program

Sauli Zinovjev:         
Un Grande Sospiro (commissioned by the Kymi Sinfonietta, Tapiola Sinfonietta & Orchestre de Chambre de Lausanne)

G. Mahler/A. Schönberg:  
Lieder eines Fahrenden Gesellen

Joseph Haydn:                  
Symphony no. 101, “Clock”

Rising, multi-talented musician and conductor Taavi Oramo makes his debut with us, as does the commission from Sauli Zinovjev.
Tickets:
23/ 18/ 9 €
  • Kotka and Kouvola
  • Kotka and Kouvola
  • Kotka and Kouvola
Artists
Program
Strings, winds and brass of the Kymi Sinfonietta in concerts around the region.
Tickets:
17/ 14/ 7 €

(season ticket not valid)

  • Maritime Centre Vellamo, Kotka / Strings
  • Pato Klubi / TRIO
  • Cultural Hall Kyminsuu, Karhula / TRIO
  • The Verla Mill Museum, Kouvola / Winds
  • Seuratalo Soihtula, Hurukselan kylä / Winds
  • THE CHURCH OF SIPPOLA / Strings
Artists
Program

TRIO

Visa Haarala, trumpets 
Vladimir Belov, percussion
Ville Herrala, bass

 

STRINGS

Jean Sibelius:
Soloist Linda Fogelsone

Leoš Janáček
Philip Glass
Einojuhani Rautavaara
 

 

WINDS

Scott Joplin
George Gershwin
Ferenc Farkas
Carl Orff

Strings, winds and brass of the Kymi Sinfonietta in concerts around the region.    
Tickets:
17/ 14/ 7 €

(season ticket not valid)

  • Kouvola Central Church
  • Kotka Church
Artists
Conductor
Esa Heikkilä
Program

J. S. Bach:                     
St. John Passion

The traditional start to Easter: Bach’s St. John Passion
Tickets:
23/ 18/ 9 €
  • Kouvola Central Church
  • Kotka Church
Artists
Conductor
Esa Heikkilä
Choir
Kotka Cantata Choir
Program

J. S. Bach:   
St. John Passion

The traditional start to Easter: Bach’s St. John Passion
  • Kotka Concert Hall
  • Kotka Concert Hall
  • Kouvola City Hall
Artists
Conductor
Antti Rissanen
Program
A fine feast of Italian music with top soloists and flavoursome arrangements by Antti Rissanen, from La Strada to Lazzarella and Mambo Italiano to O sole mio.
Tickets:
27/ 22/ 14 €
  • Kotka Concert Hall
  • Kotka Concert Hall
  • Kouvola City Hall
Artists
Conductor
Antti Rissanen
Soloist
Maria Ylipää, soprano
Tero Harjunniemi, tenor
Program
A fine feast of Italian music with top soloists and flavoursome arrangements by Antti Rissanen, from La Strada to Lazzarella and Mambo Italiano to O sole mio.
Tickets:
27/ 22/ 14 €
  • Kotka Concert Hall
  • Kuusankoski Hall
Artists
Conductor
Olari Elts
Soloist
Alexander Melnikov, piano
Program

Boris Blacher:     
Dance Suite: Tango, Scherzo, Waltz

L. van Beethoven:      
Piano Concerto no. 4
Symphony no. 7

Väinö Raitio:
Dances: Tango, Scherzo, Waltz

Beethoven’s 7th Symphony is known particularly for its catchy rhythms. Back in its day, one critic said the last movement sounded as if Beethoven had lost his mind. In this “Apotheosis of the dance” the dance-like symphony is framed by impressive dance suites by Blacher and Raitio. The soloist in Be…
Tickets:
23/ 18/ 9 €
  • Kotka Concert Hall
  • Kuusankoski Hall
Artists
Conductor
Olari Elts
Program

Boris Blacher:                    
Dance Suite: Tango, Scherzo, Waltz

L. van Beethoven:             
Piano Concerto no. 4

Symphony no. 7

Väinö Raitio:                                           
Dances: Tango, Scherzo, Waltz

Beethoven’s 7th Symphony is known particularly for its catchy rhythms. Back in its day, one critic said the last movement sounded as if Beethoven had lost his mind. In this “Apotheosis of the dance” the dance-like symphony is framed by impressive dance suites by Blacher and Raitio. The soloist in Be…
Tickets:
23/ 18/ 9 €
  • Kotka Concert Hall
  • Kuusankoski Hall
Artists
Conductor
Esa Heikkilä
Program
Talented young players from the region’s music colleges feature as soloists and members of the orchestra in this eagerly-awaited annual spring event. Listen to the stars of the future and enjoy a varied musical menu for a wide range of soloists.
Tickets:
23/ 18/ 9 €
  • Kotka Concert Hall
  • Kuusankoski Hall
Artists
Conductor
Esa Heikkilä
Program
Talented young players from the region’s music colleges feature as soloists and members of the orchestra in this eagerly-awaited annual spring event. Listen to the stars of the future and enjoy a varied musical menu for a wide range of soloists.
Tickets:
17/ 14/ 7 €
  • Kotka Concert Hall
Artists
Program
An ultra-interesting programme full of surprises.
Tickets:
27 €