Established in 1919, The Navy Band performs in the official events of the Finnish Navy and is located at the historical Heikkilä Garrison in Turku. In addition to performing in Turku, the navy musicians travel widely for concerts and performances in the regions of Southwest Finland, Satakunta and Ostrobothnia.
CHAMBER MUSIC EVENINGFree entry
- Wed 09.09.20207 pm.Forssan työväentalo
- Thu 10.09.20207 pm.Villa Lande, Kemiö
- Fri 11.09.20207 pm.WAM Turku City Art Museum, Turku
Saana Iljin, piano
Toni Isokivi, trumpet
Johanna Lenander and Sari Vaittinen, flute
Heli Palomaa and Juho Tuominen, clarinet
Sanna-Mari Rissanen and Outi Tuohiniemi, French horn
Matti Laiho, tuba
Torsti Pirkkanen, trombone
Tomi Salo and Aki Riihimäki, percussions
The talented musicians of the Navy Band show of their skills with a wide repertoire.
SAXTRONAUTS20€ / 15€ / 10€
- Fri 25.09.20207 pm.Sigyn Hall, Turku
Tero Haikala, conductor
Perttu Nurkka, saxophone
Saxophone quartet Saxtronauts
The audience will hear all the things you can do with a saxophone! Energy and magical moments are in store, as the soloists get carried away by virtuosic music. The programme includes Jukka Linkola’s saxophone concert interpreted by the Navy Band’s saxophonist Perttu Nurkka, and Spotlights by Thomas Doss with saxophone quartet Saxtronauts in the limelight.
NAVY ROCKS27,50€ / 22,50€
- Tue 10.11.20207 pmPromenadi Hall, Pori
- Wed 11.11.20207 pmLogomo, Turku
- Thu 12.11.20207 pmSibelius Hall, Järvenpää
We will rock you! This is your chance to hear the best rock music classics live.
The stage will be vibrant with rock and roll energy with Pete Parkkonen, Mikael Saari and Jennie Storbacka performing as vocalists; party atmosphere will be guaranteed with legendary hits for example by Van Halen, Queen, Guns N’ Roses and Bon Jovi.
FRESH WINDS, TurkuTickets 20 / 15 / 10 €
- Wed 10.03.20217 pmSigyn Hall, Turku
Petri Junna, conductor
Tero Haikala, conductor
Tuulia Ylönen, clarinet
Tuulia Ylönen, first clarinet of the Orchestra of the Finnish National Opera and Artistic Director of the Crusell weeks, will shine as the concert’s soloist. She will interpret a clarinet concerto by the English composer Martin Ellerby.
Avaus (Opening) by Janne Valtonen, an internationally renowned game music composer and arranger, will start the concert. Minna Leinonen’s new composition will have its premiere. Kathryn Salfelder’s Cathedrals will lead the audience to the atmospheres of great cathedrals and old church music, coloured with unique and exotic tones.