‘Il trittico’ at Gran Teatre del Liceu

This November and December, Susanna Mälkki makes her Gran Teatre del Liceu debut where she will conduct Il trittico, a set of three celebrated one-act operas by Giacomo Puccini.  The masterpiece will be performed in its entirety at this famed Barcelona theater for the first[…]

Kaija Saariaho’s 70th Birthday Concert with HPO

Noted by the New York Times as “Saariaho’s finest interpreter”, Susanna Mälkki will lead a performance celebrating the Finnish composer’s 70th birthday on October 14. The program will include Saariaho’s Verblendungen as well as her Notes on Light which was dedicated[…]

September Concerts with HPO

This September, Susanna Mälkki will lead two captivating concerts with the Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra. This will mark Ms. Mälkki’s final season as the chief conductor of the orchestra, a position she has held since 2016. As the first female appointed chief conductor of[…]

Act II of ‘Tristan und Isolde’ with HPO

On September 7 and 8, Susanna Mälkki will lead two special performances with the Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra which will highlight Act II of Richard Wagner’s epic opera, Tristan und Isolde, along with a starry cast.  The program will begin with Richard Strauss’[…]

HPO in Edinburgh and Lucerne

This August, Susanna Mälkki will lead the Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra at two of the most renowned international music festivals in Europe: Edinburgh International Festival and the Lucerne Festival. These performances will feature bold selections from the orchestra’s[…]