Avanti!: Skin

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Event Introduction

The final concert of Musica nova Helsinki is the performance of chamber orchestra Avanti! conducted by Michael Wendeberg. The concert features Rebecca Saunders’ cult classic, the sensual vocal concerto Skin, considered one of the most significant works of 21st century European contemporary music. Skin was written for soprano Juliet Fraser, who will also be the soloist for Avanti in this concert. The concert programme also includes Alexander Schubert’s Point Ones, Clara Iannotta’s We left her in a sack for fairies to reclaim and Kirmo Lintinen’s Ballata concertante.

Michael Wendeberg, conductor
Juliet Fraser, soprano


Clara Iannotta: We left her in a sack for fairies to reclaim
Alexander Schubert: Point Ones
Rebecca Saunders: Skin
Kirmo Lintinen: Ballata concertante


Event Information

  • Time:

    • Sun 12.3.2023 19:00

    • Duration: 1h 30min

  • Organiser:


  • Address:

    Temppeliaukio Church
    Lutherinkatu 3
    00100 Helsinki

  • Accessibility:

    The event is accessible with a wheelchair.

    The event does not have an accessible toilet.

  • Tickets:

    25 / 15 € (Lippu.fi)

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