European premiere of Zimmermann’s Cello concerto En forme de pas de trois

On August 31 and 31, Susanna Mälkki leads the Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra in the European premiere of Tero Saarinen Company’s new piece, set to Zimmermann’s Cello concerto En forme de pas de trois, which she premiered in Los Angeles last winter. This is a rare[…]

Premiere Performance with Alban Gerhardt and the OSM at the Lanaudiere Festival

Susanna Mälkki will conduct the first performance of the Lanaudiere Festival this July. The festival celebrates its 41st season with a theme of love and war, enchanting audiences with cornerstones that have founded music and art. On July 7 at the Amphithéâtre Fernand-Lindsay,[…]

The Golden Helsinki Medal is awarded to Susanna Mälkki

June 12 marks the celebration of Helsinki Day, and it is the day that the city board decides on the awardees of the Golden Helsinki Medal. This year Susanna Mälkki was awarded the prestigious Golden Medal for her success as chief conductor of the Helsinki Philharmonic[…]

Susanna Mälkki returns to the San Francisco Symphony

On June 7, 8 & 9 at Davies Symphony Hall, Susanna Mälkki conducts the San Francisco Symphony with celebrated violinist Nicolaj Znaider, in a program consisting of Tchaikovsky’s Violin Concerto, Saariaho’s Laterna Magica, and Scriabin’s The Poem of Ecstasy. Mälkki has[…]

Susanna Mälkki, Truls Mørk, and the Helsinki Philharmonic tour to Salzburg and Paris

Susanna Mälkki ends her second season as chief conductor of the Helsinki Philharmonic with a performance at the Helsinki Music Centre and a tour to Salzburg and Paris. On May 18, Mälkki leads the Helsinki Philharmonic with Norwegian cellist Truls Mørk in an thrilling program[…]