Kuopion Kaupunginorkesteri



Thursday 05.10.2023 at 1pm Concert Hall

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Kuopio Symphony Orchestra
Jarkko Kiiski, conductor
Hannu Lehtonen, vocals
Seppo Hovi, host and accordion

The duration of the matinee concert is approximately 1 hour. The concert is aimed primarily at elderly customers and, for example, residents of assisted living facilities, memory care facilities and nursing homes for senior citizens.

Reino Helismaa is one of the most prolific and significant Finnish lyricists of all time. His music and lyrics continue to live on, playing on the radio, on dance floors, and in musical performances. During his career that ended all too early, Helismaa made film music musical and showtunes for musicals, among other things, and translated schlagers. His versatile work has not been previously heard in Finland arranged for a large orchestra. The concert will go through the master’s work, supported by Seppo Hovi’s wonderful background stories about the advent and history of the reconstruction era entertainment. There is so much to sing about!

Produced by the Kuopio Symphony Orchestra

Tickets: 25 € / 20 € senior citizens and groups min. 20 persons / 11 € children under 16 and students
Discount ticket for the KSO Autumn 2023 Season Ticket Customer: 10 € (max. 2 discount tickets / Season Ticket, discount tickets available only at the Kuopio Music Centre ticket sales)

Produced by the Kuopio Symphony Orchestra in collaboration with the Kuopio city senior citizens’ council
Tickets: 7 € / Saattajat 2 €
ATT! Wheel chair accessible seats are available for reservation and purchase only at the Kuopio Music Centre Ticket office. You can also book them by phone 0600 96100 or by email: musiikkikeskus@kuopio.fi. The number of tickets available at the Lippupiste online store is limited. Customers with limited mobility are also advised to contact the Music Centre Ticket office for making ticket reservations and/or purchase.

Prices include the Kuopio Music Centre service fee 2 € / ticket. The service fees vary depending on the place of purchase.



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