Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra to play in libraries in November 

You can hear chamber music in libraries in Helsinki in November, when the ”Kaupunginorkesteri kirjastossasi” (the Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra at your library) tour, organised jointly by the Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra and the library, starts on 1 November. The tour includes concerts in 16 libraries in Helsinki. 

The concerts will be held between 1 and 25 November 2021 on weekdays at 12.00 or 18.00. The concerts are 30-minute chamber music performances where the musicians of Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra play as small chamber ensembles in the libraries. 

Free admission. 

Timetable: 

Week 44     

Duo Matalata:  

CANCELED 1.11. mon 12:00 Etelä-Haaga Library

3.11. wed 18:00 Töölö Library

4.11. thu 18:00 Kallio Library

Heikki Nikula • bass clarinet
Petri Keskitalo • tuba

Week 45    

Afternoon with Debussy  

8.11. mon 12:00 Suomenlinna Library

9.11. tue 12:00 Suutarila Library

10.11. wed 12:00 Kontula Library

11.11. thu 12:00 Herttoniemi Library

12.11. fri 12:00 Munkkiniemi Library

Eva Ballaz • violin
Anna Husgafvel • violin
Hajnalka Standi-Pulakka • viola
Basile Ausländer • cello 

Week 46 

The violin fallen silent and an old harp       

15.11. mon 12:00 Arabianranta Library

16.11. tue 12:00 Tapanila Library

17.11. wed 18:00 Pitäjänmäki Library

18.11. thu 12:00 Laajasalo Library

Jani Lehtonen • violin
Anni Kuusimäki • harp

Week 47     

Joyful Quartets

22.11. mon 12:00 Lauttasaari Library

23.11. tue 12:00 Viikki Library

24.11. wed 18:00 Rikhardinkatu Library

25.11. thu 12:00 Oulunkylä Library

Elina Raijas • flute 
Noora Van Dok • bassoon
Elina Viitasaari • violin
Lotta Poijärvi • viola 
Senja Rummukainen • cello 

Photo: Maarit Kytöharju - City of Helsinki