Sibelius Jubilee Concert in Athens

Mustakallio2_FotorLaura Pyrrö performs as a soloist in Sibelius jubilee year’s concert in Megaron Hall, Athens Greece, on Thursday December the 3rd.

On December 8th, the Day of Finnish Music, 150 years has passed since Jean Sibelius, the national composer of Finland, was born.

The programme in Athens includes a collection of Sibelius’s solo songs and quintet in g minor.
Other performers in the concert are pianists Eila Tarasti and Eero Tarasti and a string quartet consisting of musicians from the University of Helsinki.

Professor Eero Tarasti gives a pre-concert lecture about Sibelius and his work.

The concert starts at 8:30 pm, tickets 5,5 – 22 euros.

Further information: http://www.megaron.gr/default.asp?pid=5&la=2&evID=2914