Opening season concert with EXAUDI and Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra

Susanna Mälkki begins the 2019/20 season conducting the vocal ensemble EXAUDI, one of the world’s leading vocal ensembles for new music, and the Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra in a concert featuring works by Gesualdo, Stravinsky, Sibelius, and Berio. On September 6, the[…]

Schönberg’s ‘Gurrelieder’ with the HPO and Lahti Symphony Orchestra

On August 16 & 17, Susanna Mälkki conducts the Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra and Lahti Symphony Orchestra in Schönberg’s vast cantata, Gurrelieder, at the Helsinki Music Centre. Composed for an expanded orchestra, male choir and mixed choir, five vocal soloists, and a[…]

Festival performances with the Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra

This month, due to Mariss Jansons’ cancellation, Susanna Mälkki is picking up the baton for several concerts to conduct the Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra at the Riga Jurmala Music Festival, the Schleswig-Holstein Music Festival, and the Mecklenburg-Vorpommern[…]

Musica Viva concert with the Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra

Susanna Mälkki returns to Munich’s Herkulessal to conduct the Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra, part of the ensemble’s musica viva series. One of the world’s most famous events for future-oriented and contemporary music, the concert will take place on July 5.[…]

Zemlinsky & Bartók with the ORF Radio-Symphonieorchester Wien

On June 14, Susanna Mälkki conducts the ORF Radio-Symphonieorchester Wien and mezzo-soprano Petra Lang at the Wiener Konzerthaus. Ms. Lang will sing Zemlinsky’s Sechs Gesänge nach Texten von Maurice Maeterlinck, an evocative song cycle that was inspired by Mahler and[…]