7 The Conscript Band of the Finnish Defence Forces

The Conscript Band of the Finnish Defence Forces

The Conscript Band of the Finnish Defence Forces is a vibrant and edged team, including nearly hundred young and talented men and women completing their military service. The Conscript Band is based in Hattula, Parola. They operate between March and September.

The Conscript Band’s concerts include heartfelt moments, classical masterpieces, figure marching, grooving shows and jazz: versatile music suiting the occasion.

Senior Conductor

Captain (Mus.) Ville Paakkunainen

Conductor

Captain (Mus.) Tero Haikala

Concerts

Candle Tour

Free entry, programme leaflet €10.
  • Mon 27.03.2017
    18.00
    Heinola Church
  • Tue 28.03.2017
    18.00
    Sovituksenkirkko, Hollola
  • Wed 29.03.2017
    18.00
    Hattula kyrka
  • Thu 30.03.2017
    18.00
    Somero Church
  • Tue 23.05.2017
    18.00
    Hämeenlinna Church (soloist Jukka Perko)
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Candle concerts are chamber music concerts full of feeling. In March the concerts will feature the Conscript Band's own talented musicians as soloists. In May the band will tour with saxophone artist Jukka Perko. Free entry, programme leaflet €10.

Finlandia Tour

Free entry, programme €15
  • Tue 28.03.2017
    19.00
    Alexander Church, Tampere
  • Wed 29.03.2017
    19.00
    Pitäjänkirkko, Mikkeli
  • Thu 30.03.2017
    19.00
    Hyvinkää Church
  • Fri 31.03.2017
    19.00
    Ristinkirkko, Lahti
  • Sat 01.04.2017
    19.00
    Mikael's Church, Turku
Finlandia Tour is about celebrating Finland's 100 years of independence with dignity. The tour will feature national romantic as well as patriotic melodies performed by a symphonic wind ensemble. The soloist is a brilliant and promising young man, tenor Mika Nisula. Nisula has gained an enviable reputation and has reaped awards at various national song competitions. The Finlandia Tour is the Conscript Band's first show of talent after they have completed their basic training during military service. Conductor CAPT (Mus.) Tero Haikala.

The Good and Beautiful Tour

17,50€/12,50€
  • Wed 19.04.2017
    19.00
    Kaukametsä Hall, Kajaani
  • Fri 21.04.2017
    19.00
    Korundi, Rovaniemi
  • Tue 18.04.2017
    19.00
    Poleeni Hall, Pieksämäki
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The Good and Beautiful Tour brings together Finnish pop and rock classics arranged for a pops orchestra. On the tour are the Conscript Band's pops and string orchestras.

The 80's tour: simply the best!

20€/15€
  • Sun 20.08.2017
    Klo 17.00
    Tampere, Tampere hall
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  • Mon 21.08.2017
    Klo 19.00
    Hämeenlinna, Verkatehdas
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  • Tue 22.08.2017
    Klo 19.00
    Lahti, Sibelius hall
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  • Wed 23.08.2017
    Klo 19.00
    Helsinki, Finlandia-talo
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  • Thu 24.08.2017
    Klo 19.00
    Turku, Logomo
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  • Sat 26.08.2017
    Klo 19.00
    Kuopio, Kuopio Music Center
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