JANUARY 

SAT the 5th January 2019 ENONTEKIÖ
Merikanto concert
At 7 pm The Church of Enontekiö
Laura Pyrrö, soprano, Jussi Makkonen, cello & Pekka Soranummi, piano
Tickets 25 € at door
Organizer: Hetta Music days

SUN the 6th January 2019 Perniö
Concert of Epipheny
At 7 pm The Church of Perniö
Jussi Makkonen, cello & Nazig Azezian, piano
Organization: Perniö culture foundation
Program: 20€  at the door

THU the 24th January 2019 LOHJA
The magic of poem singing
At  pm Laurentius Hall, Lohja
Karoliina Kantelinen, vocal, Jussi Makkonen, cello,
Nazig Azezian, piano & Lohja City Orchestra
Tickets in advance 25/20 € (incl. service fee NetTicket) and 30 € at door
Organizer:  Lohja Cit yorchestra

SAT the 26th January 2019 PORVOO
At 4 pm The Porvoo Cathedral
Reijo Ikonen, tenor,  Lasse Riutamaa, tenor,
Jussi Makkonen, sello, Ulla-Stina Uusitalo, harp,
Matti Pesonen, organ & Heli Ahvenainen-Saaristo, piano
Tickets 15 € at door

 

FEBRUARY

MON the 4th Feruary 2019 TURKU
Merikanto concert
At 7 pm The Turku Catehdral
Laura Pyrrö, soprano, Jussi Makkonen, cello & Pekka Soranummi, piano
Tickets 15/10 € at door
Organizer: Katedraali soi! week of Church music

SAt the 23rd Feruary 2019 LIEKSA
Lintu Sininen Celeration concert
– Jussi Makkonen 40 years
At 4 pm Lieksa Cultural center, Brahe hall
Jussi Makkonen, cello, Nazig Azezian, piano &
Vaasa Cityorchestra’s musicians: Liisa Makkonen, violin,
Terje Männi, violin, Nana Raitaluoto, viola, Vladimir Reshetko, cello ja
Pontus Grans, double bass
Taking part of concert: The composer of  Lintu Sininen work Jonne Valtonen and
the author and illustrator of the book Katri Kirkkopelto
Tickets 15 € www.store.charmi.eu as well Lieksa and Nurmeksen Koneva shops
Organizer: Lasten klasari ry and Monola-seura ry

SUN 24th February 2019 KANGASNIEMI
Lintu Sininen concert for the whole family
At 4 pm Kangasniemi Hall
Jussi Makkonen, cello, Nazig Azezian, piano &
Vaasa Cityorchestra’s musicians: Liisa Makkonen, violin,
Terje Männi, violin, Nana Raitaluoto, viola, Vladimir Reshetko, cello ja
Pontus Grans, double bass
Tickets 15 € www.store.charmi.eu and Kangasniemi department of culture
Organizer: Lasten klasari ry and Kangasniemi department of culture

 

MARCH

SAT the 9th March 2019 JOENSUU
The 53rd opening cerremony of war veteran and celeration 60 year of Joensuu
War veteran organization
At 1 pm Carelia hall
Jussi Makkonen, cello, Nazig Azezian, piano, Matti Turunen, doule bass,
Dragoon band and Children’s choir
Free entrance
Organizer: Joensuu War veterean organization

SUN the 10th March 2019 HELSINKI
Sortavala foundation concert
At 5 pm Helsinki conservatory Hall
Ruoholahdentori 6, Helsinki
Jussi Makkonen, cello, Nazig Azezian, piano,
Johanna Rusanen-Kartano, soprano & Pami Karvonen, piano
Organizer: Sortavala foundation

SUN the 17th March 019 JÄRVENPÄÄ
Merikanto concert
At 6 pm The Church of Järvenpää
Laura Pyrrö, soprano, Jussi Makkonen, cello & Pekka Soranummi, piano

SUN the 24th March 2019 USA
Sibelius Inspiration concert
At 3 pm Fallbrook Public Library
Jussi Makkonen, cello, Nazig Azezian, piano &
Aira Vehaskari, multimedia
Free entry
Organizer: Fallbrook Music Society

MON to TUE the 25th to 26th March 2019 FALLBROOK, USA
Koulukonsertit Fallbrookissa
Jussi Makkonen, sello & Nazig Azezian, piano
Organizer: Fallbrook Music Society

THU to FRI the 28th to 29th March 2019 SAN DIEGO, USA
School concerts in San Diego
Jussi Makkonen, cello & Nazig Azezian, piano
Organizer:  San Diego school district

SAT the 30th March 2019 SAN DIEGO, USA
Dinner concert
Balboa Park, San Diego
Jussi Makkonen, cello & Nazig Azezian, piano
Organizer: Finlandia Foundation National

 

APRIL

WED to THU the 3rd to 4th April 2019 CHANNEL ISLANDS, USA
Master classes, lectures and concerts
California State University Channel Islands
Jussi Makkonen, cello & Nazig Azezian, piano
Organization: California State University Channel Islands

FRI the 5th April 2019 LOS ANGELES, USA
School concerts in Los Angeles
Jussi Makkonen, cello & Nazig Azezian, piano
Organizer: California State University Channel Islands

 

MAY

SAT the 4th May 2019 LIEKSA
Celebration of Lions Club Lieksa Korpi-Jaakko 40 years
At 4 pm  Lieksa Cultural center, Brahe Hall
Jussi Makkonen, cello, Nazig Azezian, piano
Tickets: 10/5 €
Organizer: Lions Club Lieksa Korpi-Jaakko

 

JULY
MON the 1st July 2019 KOLI

At 6 pm opening concert of Monola-Celebration week
Society haouse, Koli
Jussi Makkonen, cello & Nazig Azezian, piano,
other musicians will be announced later
Ticket: 15 €
Organizer: Celebreation week of Monola

TUE the 2nd July 2019 LIEKSA
At 5 pm  Landscape of Sibelius’ honeymoon dinner concer
Hotell Puustelli, Hovileirinkatu 3, 81700 Lieksa
Jussi Makkonen cello & Nazig Azezian piano
Ticket: 10 € (lunch for concert visitors 10 €, rrp 13,50 €)
Organizer: Celebration week of Monola

WED the 3rd July 2019 LIEKSA
klo 17.00 Sibeliuksen häämatkan maisemissa -päivälliskonsertti
Hotelli Puustelli, Hovileirinkatu 3, 81700 Lieksa
Jussi Makkonen (sello) & Nazig Azezian (piano)
Lippu 10 € (lounas konserttivieraille 10 €, ovh 13,50 €)
Organizer: Monola Celebration week

THU the 4th 2019 LIEKSA
Opening of exhibition Lintu Sininen
At 7 pm Lieksa Library, Urheilukatu 4
Katri Kirkkopelto, author of the book & Jussi Makkonen, cello & Nazig Azezian, piano
Free entrance
Organizer: Celebreation week of Monola and Lieksa City library

FRI 5th July 2019 LIEKSA
Premiere of Lintu Sininen (Blue bird)
At 4 pm Lieksa Cultural center, Brahe Hall
Jussi Makkonen, cello, Nazig Azezian, piano &
Joensuu city orchestra
Organizer: Celebreation week of Monola

FRI the 5th July 2019 NURMES
Feast fo Carelia
At 8 pm Bomba house, Tuulentie 10, 75500 Nurmes
Jussi Makkonen, Nazig Azezian & other performers
The menu and the price of the dinner card will be assured later

SAT the 6th July 2019 LIEKSA
Monola gala
At 4 pm Lieksa Culture center Brahe Hall
Jussi Makkonen, cello, Nazig Azezian, piano &
Joensuu City orchestra
Ticket 35 € from www.store.charmi.eu and Koneva shops of Lieksa and Nurmes
Organizer: Celebreation week of Monola