Lili Boulanger – Gustav Mahler
Boulanger and Mahler – The 60th anniversary of the Orchestra of the FNO
The 60th anniversary of the Orchestra of the FNO
The Orchestra of the Finnish National Opera celebrates its 60th anniversary in 2023. Established on 12 August 1963, the orchestra has played a decisive role in the evolution of the Finnish National Opera and the great rise of Finnish opera.
The jubilee concert of the orchestra will take place in Helsinki Music Centre as part of the programme of the Helsinki Festival. The evening’s repertoire will feature Lili Boulanger’s cantata Faust et Hélène and Mahler’s Symphony No. 5. The concert will be conducted by the Chief Conductor of the Orchestra of the FNO, Hannu Lintu, with Tuomas Katajala, Miina-Liisa Värelä, and Stefan Astakhov performing as soloists.
tickets & performances
Concert tickets are sold by Helsinki Festival.