Tchaikovsky and Saariaho with the Los Angeles Philharmonic

Susanna Mälkki returns to the Los Angeles Philharmonic to conduct the US premiere of Saariaho’s Vista and Tchaikovsky’s quintessentially romantic Piano Concerto No. 1, featuring Italian pianist Beatrice Rana, hailed for her “ferocious technique” and[…]

Concerts with New World Symphony & Philadelphia Orchestra

This month, Susanna Mälkki returns to the east coast for concerts with the New World Symphony and Philadelphia Orchestra. On Saturday, October 16, she conducts the New World Symphony and one of the world’s premier pianists Jean-Yves Thibaudet for an exclusive evening of[…]

World premiere with Esperanza Spalding, Claire Chase, and the HPO

Susanna Mälkki begins the 2021/22 season with the Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra and two legendary soloists from the United States: Esperanza Spalding and Claire Chase. This exciting concert on September 10 will feature the highly anticipated world premiere of Felipe[…]

Upcoming Bartók release with the HPO

Susanna Mälkki’s next album with the Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra will feature Béla Bartók’s Concerto for Orchestra, and Music for Strings, Percussion and Celesta. The recording will be released date on October 1, and it will be available on BIS Records. This[…]

Sibelius, Saariaho, and Stravinsky with the London Symphony Orchestra at Festival d’Aix-en-Provence

On July 14, Susanna Mälkki leads the London Symphony Orchestra for her second event at the Festival d’Aix-en-Provence with fellow conductor Clément Mao-Takacs. The evening will feature a thrilling program of works by Sibelius, Saariaho, and Stravinsky, with star soloists[…]