Concerts with the Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra

Susanna Mälkki begins the new year leading two concert series with the Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra. On January 11 & 12, the “Once Upon a Time” themed programme features electric guitarists Seth Josel and Wiek Heijmans on Murail’s Contes cruels for[…]

Susanna Mälkki is an “indispensable marvel” leading ‘L’Amour de loin’ at The Met

“In addition, Thursday’s performance was the Met debut of the brilliant Finnish conductor Susanna Malkki, who becomes, amazingly, only the fourth woman to take the podium in the company’s history … This production is lucky to have the impressive Ms. Malkki[…]

Susanna Mälkki debuts at The Metropolitan Opera with Saariaho’s ‘L’Amour de Loin’

This winter, Susanna Mälkki makes her greatly anticipated debut at New York’s Metropolitan Opera, conducting a month-long performance run of Kaija Saariaho’s “transfixing” (The New York Times) opera L’Amour de Loin. The production, new to The Metropolitan[…]

Susanna Mälkki named Musical America’s 2017 Conductor of the Year

Susanna Mälkki has been lauded as the 2017 Conductor of the Year, by Musical America. She will receive the award at a ceremony in New York City on December 8 at the historic Carnegie Hall. Previous honorees include conductors Osmo Vänskä, Marin Alsop, and Gianandrea Noseda,[…]

October concerts with the Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra

Susanna Mälkki continues her first season as Music Director of the Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra with a concert series titled “Majestic Brahms” at the Helsinki Music Centre. The programme features the Brahms Violin Concerto, with concertmaster Pekka Kauppinen[…]