Susanna Mälkki

New Chief Conductor Susanna Mälkki opens Helsinki Philharmonic season

2 September 2016

Susanna Mälkki conducts her first concert at Chief Conductor of the Helsinki Philharmonic on Friday 9 September at the Musikkitalo in Helsinki. Joined by mezzo-soprano Lilli Paasikivi for Ravel’s Shéhérazade, the programme also includes works by contemporary Finnish composers Kaija Saariaho and Magnus Lindberg as well as a short work by Sibelius, Canzonetta, and Ligeti’s Atmosphères. The programme closes with Ravel’s La valse