73 The Defence Forces' Suomi 100 (Finland 100) Summer Tour

The Defence Forces' Suomi 100 (Finland 100) Summer Tour

Defence Forces' Finland 100 Summer Tour will start in Helsinki and will visit 16 cities during June and August with Rovaniemi as the northernmost, Joensuu as the easternmost and Vaasa as the westernmost city. The tour will end in Turku on 26 August.

In connection with these events, the public will have the opportunity to become familiar with present day military service for men and voluntary military service for women. It will also be possible to visit equipment exhibitions and see military displays arranged by the local brigade-level units. The Summer Tour's evenings will end with open air concerts suitable for the whole family performed by the Finnish military bands.

Military bands on the Defence Forces' Suomi 100 (Finland 100) summer tour will begin their performance in every locality at 6 pm, except in Helsinki 4th of June the concert begins already at 3pm. Military big bands and show bands will put on a show that will leave no-one cold!

In every locality, the Conscript Band of the Defence Forces' show band will perform their energetic show, featuring the best performers from each age group. This will be one explosive show you definitely won't want to miss.

The event is free of charge, welcome!

Concerts

The Defence Forces' Finland 100 Summer Tour

  • Wed 07.06.2017
    15:00, the concert 18:00
    Tampere
    Central market
In every locality, the Conscript Band of the Defence Forces' show band will perform their energetic show, featuring the best performers from each age group. This will be one explosive show you definitely won't want to miss. The Guard Big Band’s Earth, Wind and Fire show will be out of this world! EWF changed the face of black music by creating a unique combination of R&B, soul, funk, jazz, disco, pop, rock, latino and African music. This gig with singers Sami Pitkämö, Osmo and Heini Ikonen will make you smile and every cell in your body will want to dance. In its June concerts, the Air Force's Big Band will have a repertoire that plays tribute to Finnish music. The audience will get to enjoy music off the Air Force Big Band's latest album, Kajo, which was released in May. It will be an eclectic mix made up of music from artists such as Jean Sibelius, Ismo Alanko, Armas Järnefelt and Pekka Pohjola. In every locality, the Conscript Band of the Defence Forces' show band will perform their energetic show, featuring the best performers from each age group. This will be one explosive show you definitely won't want to miss. The event is free of charge, welcome!

The Defence Forces' Finland 100 Summer Tour

  • Thu 08.06.2017
    16:00, the concert 18:00
    Hämeenlinna
    Linnanpuisto
In every locality, the Conscript Band of the Defence Forces' show band will perform their energetic show, featuring the best performers from each age group. This will be one explosive show you definitely won't want to miss. The Guard Big Band’s Earth, Wind and Fire show will be out of this world! EWF changed the face of black music by creating a unique combination of R&B, soul, funk, jazz, disco, pop, rock, latino and African music. This gig with singers Sami Pitkämö, Osmo and Heini Ikonen will make you smile and every cell in your body will want to dance. In its June concerts, the Air Force's Big Band will have a repertoire that plays tribute to Finnish music. The audience will get to enjoy music off the Air Force Big Band's latest album, Kajo, which was released in May. It will be an eclectic mix made up of music from artists such as Jean Sibelius, Ismo Alanko, Armas Järnefelt and Pekka Pohjola. In every locality, the Conscript Band of the Defence Forces' show band will perform their energetic show, featuring the best performers from each age group. This will be one explosive show you definitely won't want to miss. The event is free of charge, welcome!

The Defence Forces' Finland 100 Summer Tour

  • Fri 09.06.2017
    15:00, the concert 18:00
    Lahti
    Pikku-Vesijärven puisto
The Guard Big Band’s Earth, Wind and Fire show will be out of this world! EWF changed the face of black music by creating a unique combination of R&B, soul, funk, jazz, disco, pop, rock, latino and African music. This gig with singers Sami Pitkämö, Osmo and Heini Ikonen will make you smile and every cell in your body will want to dance. In its June concerts, the Air Force's Big Band will have a repertoire that plays tribute to Finnish music. The audience will get to enjoy music off the Air Force Big Band's latest album, Kajo, which was released in May. It will be an eclectic mix made up of music from artists such as Jean Sibelius, Ismo Alanko, Armas Järnefelt and Pekka Pohjola. Soloist Johanna Iivanainen. In every locality, the Conscript Band of the Defence Forces' show band will perform their energetic show, featuring the best performers from each age group. This will be one explosive show you definitely won't want to miss. The event is free of charge, welcome!

The Defence Forces' Finland 100 Summer Tour

  • Sat 10.06.2017
    14:00, the concert 18:00
    Mikkeli
    Tykkipuisto
The Guard Big Band’s Earth, Wind and Fire show will be out of this world! EWF changed the face of black music by creating a unique combination of R&B, soul, funk, jazz, disco, pop, rock, latino and African music. This gig with singer Sami Pitkämö will make you smile and every cell in your body will want to dance. The Dragoon Band's Big Band will be touring in the summer with Sakari Kuosmanen, a legend who's worked together with Sleepy Sleepers and Leningrad Cowboys. Sakari Kuosmanen, who is an actor as well as a singer, is known for his original interpretations of popular hits. In every locality, the Conscript Band of the Defence Forces' show band will perform their energetic show, featuring the best performers from each age group. This will be one explosive show you definitely won't want to miss. The event is free of charge, welcome!

The Defence Forces' Finland 100 Summer Tour

  • Wed 14.06.2017
    15:00, the concert 18:00
    Kuopio
    Satamatori
The Dragoon Band's Big Band will be touring in the summer with Sakari Kuosmanen, a legend who's worked together with Sleepy Sleepers and Leningrad Cowboys. Sakari Kuosmanen, who is an actor as well as a singer, is known for his original interpretations of popular hits. In its June concerts, the Air Force's Big Band will have a repertoire that plays tribute to Finnish music. The audience will get to enjoy music off the Air Force Big Band's latest album, Kajo, which was released in May. It will be an eclectic mix made up of music from artists such as Jean Sibelius, Ismo Alanko, Armas Järnefelt and Pekka Pohjola. Soloist Johanna Iivanainen. In every locality, the Conscript Band of the Defence Forces' show band will perform their energetic show, featuring the best performers from each age group. This will be one explosive show you definitely won't want to miss. The event is free of charge, welcome!

The Defence Forces' Finland 100 Summer Tour

  • Thu 15.06.2017
    15:00, the concert 18:00
    Jyväskylä
    Lutakko square
In its June concerts, the Air Force's Big Band will have a repertoire that plays tribute to Finnish music. The audience will get to enjoy music off the Air Force Big Band's latest album, Kajo, which was released in May. It will be an eclectic mix made up of music from artists such as Jean Sibelius, Ismo Alanko, Armas Järnefelt and Pekka Pohjola. Soloist Johanna Iivanainen. In every locality, the Conscript Band of the Defence Forces' show band will perform their energetic show, featuring the best performers from each age group. This will be one explosive show you definitely won't want to miss. The event is free of charge, welcome!

The Defence Forces' Finland 100 Summer Tour

  • Fri 16.06.2017
    16:00, the concert 18:00
    Lappeenranta
    Satamatori
The Dragoon Band's Big Band will be touring in the summer with Sakari Kuosmanen, a legend who's worked together with Sleepy Sleepers and Leningrad Cowboys. Sakari Kuosmanen, who is an actor as well as a singer, is known for his original interpretations of popular hits. In its June concerts, the Air Force's Big Band will have a repertoire that plays tribute to Finnish music. The audience will get to enjoy music off the Air Force Big Band's latest album, Kajo, which was released in May. It will be an eclectic mix made up of music from artists such as Jean Sibelius, Ismo Alanko, Armas Järnefelt and Pekka Pohjola. Soloist Johanna Iivanainen. In every locality, the Conscript Band of the Defence Forces' show band will perform their energetic show, featuring the best performers from each age group. This will be one explosive show you definitely won't want to miss. The event is free of charge, welcome!

The Defence Forces' Finland 100 Summer Tour

  • Thu 10.08.2017
    15:00, the concert 18:00
    Joensuu
    Ilosaari
The Dragoon Band's Big Band will be touring in the summer with Sakari Kuosmanen, a legend who's worked together with Sleepy Sleepers and Leningrad Cowboys. Sakari Kuosmanen, who is an actor as well as a singer, is known for his original interpretations of popular hits. In every locality, the Conscript Band of the Defence Forces' show band will perform their energetic show, featuring the best performers from each age group. This will be one explosive show you definitely won't want to miss. The event is free of charge, welcome!

The Defence Forces' Finland 100 Summer Tour

  • Fri 11.08.2017
    14:00, the concert 18:00
    Kouvola
    Rykmentinpuisto
The Dragoon Band's Big Band will be touring in the summer with Sakari Kuosmanen, a legend who's worked together with Sleepy Sleepers and Leningrad Cowboys. Sakari Kuosmanen, who is an actor as well as a singer, is known for his original interpretations of popular hits. In every locality, the Conscript Band of the Defence Forces' show band will perform their energetic show, featuring the best performers from each age group. This will be one explosive show you definitely won't want to miss. The event is free of charge, welcome!

The Defence Forces' Finland 100 Summer Tour

  • Thu 17.08.2017
    13:00, the concert 18:00
    Rovaniemi
    Koskipuisto
The Air Force Big Band's programme for Suomi soikoon 100! (Finland 100 resounds), which they’ll be performing in August, will be a cross section of popular music played in Finland throughout its a hundred years of independence, from 1920s comic songs to today's hits - and everything in between. Soloists will be the Ikonen sisters: Aili, Tuuli and Heini Ikonen. The Lapland Military Band's Big Band will take its listeners into the world of Abba - satisfaction guaranteed. In every locality, the Conscript Band of the Defence Forces' show band will perform their energetic show, featuring the best performers from each age group. This will be one explosive show you definitely won't want to miss. The event is free of charge, welcome!

The Defence Forces' Finland 100 Summer Tour

  • Fri 18.08.2017
    18:00
    Oulu
    Kauppatori
The Air Force Big Band's programme for Suomi soikoon 100! (Finland 100 resounds), which they’ll be performing in August, will be a cross section of popular music played in Finland throughout its a hundred years of independence, from 1920s comic songs to today's hits - and everything in between. Soloists will be the Ikonen sisters: Aili, Tuuli and Heini Ikonen. The Lapland Military Band's Big Band will take its listeners into the world of Abba - satisfaction guaranteed. In every locality, the Conscript Band of the Defence Forces' show band will perform their energetic show, featuring the best performers from each age group. This will be one explosive show you definitely won't want to miss. The event is free of charge, welcome!

The Defence Forces' Finland 100 Summer Tour

  • Sat 19.08.2017
    12:00, the concert 18:00
    Kajaani
    Rantapuisto
The Air Force Big Band's programme for Suomi soikoon 100! (Finland 100 resounds), which they’ll be performing in August, will be a cross section of popular music played in Finland throughout its a hundred years of independence, from 1920s comic songs to today's hits - and everything in between. Soloists will be the Ikonen sisters: Aili, Tuuli and Heini Ikonen. Military big bands and show bands will put on a show that will leave no-one cold! The Lapland Military Band's Big Band will take its listeners into the world of Abba - satisfaction guaranteed. In every locality, the Conscript Band of the Defence Forces' show band will perform their energetic show, featuring the best performers from each age group. This will be one explosive show you definitely won't want to miss. The event is free of charge, welcome!

The Defence Forces' Suomi 100 (Finland 100) Summer Tour

  • Wed 23.08.2017
    16:00, the concert 18:00
    Vaasa
    Market square
The Air Force Big Band's programme for Suomi soikoon 100! (Finland 100 resounds), which they’ll be performing in August, will be a cross section of popular music played in Finland throughout its a hundred years of independence, from 1920s comic songs to today's hits - and everything in between. Soloists will be the Ikonen sisters: Aili, Tuuli and Heini Ikonen.The Navy Band's Big Band will perform with a young, energetic singer Krista Siegfrids. In every locality, the Conscript Band of the Defence Forces' show band will perform their energetic show, featuring the best performers from each age group. This will be one explosive show you definitely won't want to miss. The event is free of charge, welcome!

The Defence Forces' Suomi 100 (Finland 100) Summer Tour

  • Fri 25.08.2017
    14:30, the concert 18:00
    Raasepori
    Tammisaari harbour
The Air Force Big Band's programme for Suomi soikoon 100! (Finland 100 resounds), which they’ll be performing in August, will be a cross section of popular music played in Finland throughout its a hundred years of independence, from 1920s comic songs to today's hits - and everything in between. Soloists will be the Ikonen sisters: Aili, Tuuli and Heini Ikonen.The Navy Band's Big Band will perform with a young, energetic singer Krista Siegfrids. In every locality, the Conscript Band of the Defence Forces' show band will perform their energetic show, featuring the best performers from each age group. This will be one explosive show you definitely won't want to miss. The event is free of charge, welcome!

The Defence Forces' Suomi 100 (Finland 100) Summer Tour

  • Sat 26.08.2017
    14:30, the concert 18:00
    Turku
    Forum Marinum
The Air Force Big Band's programme for Suomi soikoon 100! (Finland 100 resounds), which they’ll be performing in August, will be a cross section of popular music played in Finland throughout its a hundred years of independence, from 1920s comic songs to today's hits - and everything in between. Soloists will be the Ikonen sisters: Aili, Tuuli and Heini Ikonen. The Navy Band's Big Band will perform with a young, energetic singer Krista Siegfrids. In every locality, the Conscript Band of the Defence Forces' show band will perform their energetic show, featuring the best performers from each age group. This will be one explosive show you definitely won't want to miss. The event is free of charge, welcome!