Saariaho SYmposium


An International Celebration on Kaija Saariaho's Music

Research Symposium and Festival


As the former university of the composer, the Sibelius Academy/Department of Voice, has the honour to celebrate Kaija Saariaho's 60th birthday with concerts, international research symposium and other programme. All the events will be held at the Helsinki Music Centre. On the actual birthday, October 14., three concerts focusing on Saariaho's vocal music will be organized jointly by the Sibelius Academy and chamber orchestras Uusinta and Avanti.