New music symposium

Event Introduction

The event will be streamed live.

The new music symposium will feature lectures on contemporary music and organ music, organ sound and the building of organs, the new organ at the Helsinki Music Centre and Iannis Xenakis. The performers will include Kaija Saariaho, Jan Lehtola, Susanne Kujala, Lisa Streich, James McVinnie and Juhani Nuorvala. The event will discuss the sound of the organ in the framework of contemporary music.

Kaija Saariaho
Jan Lehtola
Susanne Kujala
Lisa Streich
James McVinnie
Juhani Nuorvala

Sponsors and partners: Sibelius Academy of the University of the Arts Helsinki, Faculty of Classical Music, Church music programme

Sibelius Academy

Event Information

  • Time:

    • Mon 8.2.2021 14:00–18:00

    • Duration: 4 h

  • Organiser:

    Sibelius Academy of the University of the Arts Helsinki

  • Tickets:

    The event is free of charge