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At the Finnish National Opera and Ballet during this season: Die Walküre: Fricka (Richard Wagner)

Lilli Paasikivi has worked as Artistic Director of the Finnish National Opera since 2013.

In her work, Paasikivi has set out to reshape the structures of opera and to find ways to combine technology with opera. In 2019, Paasikivi launched Opera Beyond – a project which aims to apply new technological possibilities and tools in opera and ballet.

Lilli Paasikivi was engaged as a soloist at the Finnish National Opera from 1998 to 2013. Alongside, she has made a significant international career, performing on the leading opera and concert platforms of the world. Her repertoire varies from Mozart to Wagner side by side with symphonic and contemporary music. Paasikivi was awarded the Pro Finlandia Medal in recognition of her artistic merits in 2008 and the Commander’s Badge by the Order of The Lion of Finland in 2017.

In 2016 Paasikivi founded the Sydänkesän säveliä festival in Kisko, Southwest Finland. She was the artistic director of the Pyhäniemen kartano concert series in 2010-2015.

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Mezzosoprano, Artistic Director of the Opera, Guest soloist
Lilli Paasikivi

On stage

Fri 29.1.2021
at 17:00
sold out
Fri 29.1.2021 cast
Mon 1.2.2021
at 17:00
sold out
Mon 1.2.2021 cast
Thu 4.2.2021
at 17:00
sold out
Thu 4.2.2021 cast
Tue 9.2.2021
at 17:00
sold out
Tue 9.2.2021 cast
Sat 13.2.2021
at 15:00
sold out
Sat 13.2.2021 cast
Tue 16.2.2021
at 17:00
sold out
Tue 16.2.2021 cast