Kuopio City Orchestra visits Airaksela and Muuruvesi 30.11 and 1.12
Kuopio Symphony Orchestra plays Finnish melodies in Kuopio`s countryside area. Free of charge concerts are arranged on Wednesday 30.11. at 7 pm in Airaksela people`s house and on Thursday 1.12. at 7 pm in Muuruvesi church. Conductor of the orchestra is Timo Koponen.
Because of coming Independence Day and the Day of Finnish Music, Kuopio City Orchestra plays famous Finnish melodies composed by Jean Sibelius, Oskar Merikanto and Erkki Melartin. Most of these hits were composed in XIX-XX centuries, when Finnish national sense was growing.
Duration of the concerts on 30.11. and 1.12. is about 1h, without intermission. Free admission. Municipality jury of Karttula arranges bus transfer to the concert on 30.11. Read more here: Karttulan pitäjäraati.