Susanna Mälkki, renowned for her exceptional leadership and visionary programming, is set to grace the stage one last time as Chief Conductor of the Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra. Marking an unforgettable finale to her remarkable seven-year tenure, Mälkki will captivate audiences on May 31 and June 1 with a magnificent rendition of Mahler’s Third Symphony. Collaborating with esteemed vocal talents, including the Helsinki Music Centre Choir, Cantores Minores, and Helsinki Chamber Choir, the symphony will also showcase the remarkable mezzo-soprano Victoria Karkacheva. These highly anticipated farewell concerts promise an exquisite musical experience, where Mälkki’s expert baton will guide the orchestra to unprecedented heights, leaving a lasting impression on all who attend.

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