JANUARY

SUN the 22nd of January 2017 at 3 pm Sibelius Inspiration –multimediaconcert &
Sibelius Inspiration DVD publishing concert
Hannikainen hall, Nurmes-house, Nurmes
Jussi Makkonen, cello & Nazig Azezian, piano &
Aira Vehaskari, multimedia
Tickets 15/12 €
Advance sale Café Marjatassi, phone +35840-8670443

FRI the 27th of January 017 at 6 pm Sibelius Inspiration –multimediaconcert
Culture house Poleeni, Pieksämäki
Jussi Makkonen, cello & Nazig Azezian, piano &
Aira Vehaskari, multimedia
Tickets 17 € , Advance sale: www.ticketmaster.fi
At door 20 €

 

FEBRUARY

FRI the 18th of February 2017  LAKE WORTH, FLORIDA
Sibelius Inspiration –multimediaconcert
At           Delray beach Marriot Hotel, 10 North Ocean Blv. Delray Beach
Concert time will become more precise later
Jussi Makkonen, cello & Nazig Azezian, piano &
Aira Vehaskari, multimedia
Tickets: $100, www.finaland100.org

TUE the 28th of February 2017 MIETOINEN
Sibelius Inspiration –multimediaconcert
At 6 pm
the concert Place will become more precise later
Jussi Makkonen, cello & Nazig Azezian, piano &
Aira Vehaskari, multimedia

 

MARCH

SUN the 19th of March INARI
Sibelius Inspiration -multimediakonsertti
At       Sámi Cultural Centre, Sajos
Jussi Makkonen, cello & Nazig Azezian, piano &
Aira Vehaskari, multimedia

 

APRIL

SUN the 2nd of April JYVÄSKYLÄ
Finland’s 100 year of celebration concert
At 4 pm Kuokkala Church
Jussi Makkonen, cello & Nazig Azezian, piano

TUE the 4th of April 2017 KANGASNIEMI
Sibelius Inspiration –multimediaconcert
At 6.30 pm Kangasniemi hall, Kangasniemi
Jussi Makkonen, cello & Nazig Azezian, piano &
Aira Vehaskari, multimedia
Tickets 10 €
Advance sale Culture office phone +358 40 5964692

SUN the 9th of April 2017 JÄRVENPÄÄ
Sibelius Inspiration –multimediaconcert
At 4 pm Järvenpää House
Jussi Makkonen, cello & Nazig Azezian, piano &
Aira Vehaskari, multimedia
Tickets: 16 €
http://www.lippu.fi/sibelius-inspiration-multimediakonsertti-jaervenpaeae-Lippuja.html?affiliate=ADV&doc=artistPages%2Ftickets&fun=artist&action=tickets&key=1815964%249279035&jumpIn=yTix&kuid=513319&from=erdetaila

THU the 20th of April 2017  HUITTINEN
Sibelius Inspiration –multimediaconcert
At 6 pm Risto Ryti Hall
Risto Ryti -hall, Huittinen
Jussi Makkonen, cello & Nazig Azezian, piano &
Aira Vehaskari multimedia
Tickets 10/ 5 € (alle 15 –v.)
Advance sale: Huittinen main library phone 3582-560 4321 and
Vampula library phone +35844-5604179

 

MAY

TUE the 16th of may 2017 EURA
Sibelius Inspiration –multimediaconcert
At 6 pm Auditorium of School Centre
Jussi Makkonen, cello & Nazig Azezian, piano &
Aira Vehaskari, multimedia
Tickets 10 €
Advance sale by phone +358-44-4224903
www.eura.fi

 

JUNE

WED the 7th of Junu 2017 BUKAREST, ROMANIA
Sibelius Inspiration –multimediaconcert
At 7 pm Muzeul National Cotroceni
Jussi Makkonen, cello &
Nazig Azezian, piano &
Aira Vehaskari, multimedia

WED the 14th of June 2017 KÖRMEND, HUNGARY
Sibelius Inspiration –multimediaconcert
At 6 pm Körmend Theater
Jussi Makkonen, cello & Nazig Azezian, piano &
Aira Vehaskari, multimedia

THU the 15th of June 2017 WIEN, AUSTRIA
Finland 100 year of Celebration concert
At 3 pm Swedish Church, Gentzgasse 10
Jussi Makkonen, cello & Nazig Azezian, piano
Organize: The Finnish Church of Austria
Free entry
The programme 10 €, from the door

 

JULY

MON 3rd of July 2017 LIEKSA
The Opening concert of the week dedicated for celebration of Monola
At 6 pm the House of hunting society in Kylänlahti, ’Vaaraniemi (Haralan Erä), Lieksa
Jussi Makkonen, cello & Nazig Azezian, piano
Tickets 15 €, www.store.charmi.eu

TUE the 4th of July 2017  LIEKSA
The Lunch concert of  Sibelius’ honeymoon landscape
At 12 pm Hotell Puustelli, Lieksa
Jussi Makkonen, cello & Nazig Azezian, piano
Tickets 10 €

THU the 6th of July 2017 LIEKSA
The Lunch concert of  Sibelius’ honeymoon landscape
At 12 pm Hotell Puustelli, Lieksa
Jussi Makkonen, cello & Nazig Azezian, piano
Tickets 10 €

SAT the 8th of July 2017 LIEKSA
Monola-gala
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at 4 pm Brahe hall,, Lieksa Cultural centre
Jussi Makkonen, cello & Nazig Azezian, piano &
Sari Kaasinen, poem singing
Tickets 35 €, www.store.charmi.eu

SAT the 8th of July 2017 at 8 pm Monola -gala dinner
Original Sokos Hotel Kimmel, Joensuu
Includes program among other things by
Jussi Makkonen, cello &  Nazig Azezian, piano
Dinnercards 28/ 42 €, www.store.charmi.eu

TUE the 11th of July 2017 KOKEMÄKI
Finland 100 year celebreation concert
At 6 pm The Church of Kokemäki
Joonas Asikainen, baritone,
Jussi Makkonen, cello &  Nazig Azezian, piano

THU the 13th of July 2017 HELSINKI
The pearls of  Finnish music –concert
Antin kammari –festival

At 2 pm  Antinkoti, Kivitaskuntie 1, Helsinki
Jussi Makkonen, cello &  Nazig Azezian, piano
Tickets 5 € from door

WED the 19th of July 2017 PUNKAHARJU
Perls of National romantic music -lunch concert
At 12 pm Hotel Punkaharju
Jussi Makkonen, cello & Nazig Azezian, piano
Price: 40€, includes lunch and concert
More info: Hotel Punkaharju
Tel. +358 15 511311

TUE the 25th of July 2017 KARJALOHJA
The pearls of Sibelius –concert
Koivu ja tähti –festival
At 7 pm Villa Vanha Passi, Mikolanraitti 9, Karjalohja
Jussi Makkonen, cello &  Ruusamari Teppo, piano
Tickets 20 € at door
more info and tickets:  www.acktefestival.fi

 

AUGUST

TUE the 1st August 2017 LIEKSA
In the landscape of Sibelius’ honeymoon
At 2 pm Hotel Puustelli
Jussi Makkonen, cello &
Nazig Azezian, piano
Tickets 10 € at the door
In advance: www.charmi.eu

TUE the 1st August 2017 LIEKSA
Boat trip to Monola
At 5 pm from the dock of Hotel Puustelli
Guides: Cellist Jussi Makkonen & pianist Nazig Azezian

TUE the 1st August 2017 KOLI, LIEKSA
Back to the landscape of Sibelius’ honeymoon dinner concert
At 8 pm Koli landscape restaurant, Break Sokos Hotel Koli
Jussi Makkonen, cello & Nazig Azezian, piano
Bookings: Break Sokos Hotel Koli
Tel +358 20 1234 662

TUE the 22nd August 2017 HELSINKI
Sibelius concert
Art goes to kapakka festival
At 5 pm Restaurant Kappeli
More info: www.artgoestokapakka.fi

SAT the 26th August 2017 LIEKSA
In the landscape of Sibelius honeymoon lunch concert
At 11 am Hotel Puustelli
Tickets 10 € at door or
In advance: www.charmi.eu

SAT the 26th August 2017 LIEKSA
Boat trip to Monola
At noon from the dock of Hotel Puustelli
Guides: Cellist Jussi Makkonen & Pianist Nazig Azezian
Tickets: 30 €, include the lunch concert and the boat trip
At the door or in advance www.charmi.eu

SAT the 26th August 2017 KOLI, LIEKSA
Panel discussion at Koli
At 4 pm Natural Centre Ukko
Among others: Professor Helmi-Järviluoma-Mäkelä and
Cellist Jussi Makkonen

 

SEPTEMBER

THU the 7th September 2017 ROVANIEMI
Sibelius Inspiration -multimedia concert
At 7 pm Culture House Korundi
Jussi Makkonen, cello & Nazig Azezian, piano

FRI the 8th of September 2017 ROVANIEMI
Finland 100 years -celebration concert
At 6 pm Totto hall, Muurola School
Jussi Makkonen, cello & Nazig Azezian, piano

WED the 13th of September 2017 Lappeenranta
Finland 100 years -celebration concert
At 7 pm Kehruuhuone, Lappeenranta
Jussi Makkonen, cello & Nazig Azezian, piano
Sari Kaasinen, poem singing

SUN the 24th of September 2017 HELSINKI
Finland 100 year celebration concert
At 6 pm The Church of  Lauttasaari
Jussi Makkonen, cello & Nazig Azezian, piano

FRI the 29th of September 2017 LIEKSA
Coffee concert together with Kaski and Sibelius
At 4 pm Hurtan Holvi
Jussi Makkonen, cello & Nazig Azezian, piano

 

OCTOBER

SAT the 14th of October 2017, SEATTLE, USA
Pre-Concert Lecture
At 6 pm Seattle Pacific University, Nickerson Studios
Jussi Makkonen & Nazig Azezian
http://www.finlandiafoundationseattle.com

SAT the 14th of October 2017 SEATTLE, USA
Sibelius Inspiration –multimediaconcert
At 7 pm Seattle Pacific University, Nickerson Studios
Jussi Makkonen, cello & Nazig Azezian, piano
& Aira Vehaskari, multimedia
http://www.finlandiafoundationseattle.com

TUE the 17th of October 2017 PORTLAND, OREGON, USA
Sibelius Inspiration –multimediaconcert
At 7.30  Nordic Northwest’s  Nordia House,
8800 SW Oleson Rd
Jussi Makkonen, cello & Nazig Azezian, piano
& Aira Vehaskari, multimedia
Tickets: $22
https://www.scanheritage.org/upcoming-events

SUN the 22nd of October 2017 SAN DIEGO,  USA
Sibelius Inspiration –multimediaconcert
At 2.30 pm Central Library
Jussi Makkonen, cello 6 Nazig Azezian, piano
& Aira Vehaskari, multimedia
More information: https://www.sandiego.gov/public-library/news-events/concertseries

THU the 26th of October 2017 DENVER, USA
Sibelius Inspiration –multimediaconcert
At 7 pm Bethany Lutheran Church, 4500 E. Hamden Ave
Jussi Makkonen, cello & Nazig Azezian, piano
& Aira Vehaskari, multimedia
https://finlandiafoundation.org/event/co-sibelius-inspiration

SUN the 29th of October 2017 BOSTON (West Newton), USA
Sibelius Inspiration –multimediaconcert
At 3 pm The Nordic Hall / Scandinavian Cultural Center,
2016 Waltham Str., West Newton
Jussi Makkonen, cello 6 Nazig Azezian, piano
& Aira Vehaskari, multimedia
https://finlandiafoundation.org/event/ma-sibelius-inspiration

 

NOVEMBER

SUN the 5th of MEXICO CITY, MEXICO
Sibelius Inspiration concert
At 6 pm Centro Nacional de las Artes, Mexico City
Jussi Makkonen, cello 6 Nazig Azezian, piano
& Aira Vehaskari, multimedia

THU the 9th of November 2017 NEW YORK, USA
Sibelius Inspiration –multimediaconcert

Between 5 and 9 pm Finland Centennial Forum/Union Club, 101 East 69th Str.
President Martti Ahtisaari’s speech
Jussi Makkonen, cello 6 Nazig Azezian, piano
& Aira Vehaskari, multimedia
Tickets $ 150
www.finlandiafoundation.org/event/ny-sibelius-inspiration
Arrange: American Friends of Crisis Management Initiative (CMI),  Finlandia Foundation National and Finland’s American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham)

SAT the 11th of November 2017 NEW YORK, USA
Sibelius Inspiration –multimediaconcert
At 7 pm Scandia House. 59 Park Ave
Jussi Makkonen, cello & Nazig Azezian, piano
& Aira Vehaskari, multimedia
http://www.scandinaviahouse.org/events/sibelius-inspiration

WED The 15th of November 2017 OULAINEN
Sibelius Inspiration –multimediaconcert
Oulainen Music Festival
Juho Oksa School, The time will specify later
Jussi Makkonen, cello & Nazig Azezian, piano
& Aira Vehaskari, multimedia

THU the 23rd of November, LOHJA
Sibelius Inspiration – concert, Platinum record celebration 
AT 6 pm Laurentius Hall
Jussi Makkonen, cello & Nazig Azezian, piano
& Aira Vehaskari, multimedia
Ticket 10 € www.netticket.fi

MON the 27th of November 2017 KEURUU
Sibelius Inspiration – concert
At 7 pm Tourism Center Kamana
Jussi Makkonen, cello & Nazig Azezian, piano
& Aira Vehaskari, multimedia

THU the 30th of November 2017 UUMAJA, SWEDEN
Sibelius Inspiration -concert
At noon Uumaja University
Jussi Makkonen, cello & Nazig Azezian, piano
& Aira Vehaskari, multimedia

 

DECEMBER

FRI the 1st of December 2017 UUMAJA, SWEDEN
Sibelius Inspiration –multimediaconcert
At 1 pm Idun Theater / School concert (Minervaskolan)
Jussi Makkonen, cello & Nazig Azezian, piano
& Aira Vehaskari, multimedia

FRI the 1st of December 2017 UUMAJA, SWEDEN
Sibelius Inspiration –multimediaconcert
At 6 pm Idun Theater
Jussi Makkonen, cello & Nazig Azezian, piano
& Aira Vehaskari, multimedi
http://www.biljettcentrum.com/evenemang/sibelius-inspiration/

SAT the 2nd of November 2017 UUMAJA, SWEDEN
Sibelius Inspiration –multimediaconcert
At 7 pm Idun Theater
Jussi Makkonen, cello & Nazig Azezian, piano
& Aira Vehaskari, multimedia
http://www.biljettcentrum.com/evenemang/sibelius-inspiration/