Global Fest 2017: Free stage happening

Saturday, December 9, 2017 - 13:00 to 15:45
Music Centre, Alalämpiö
Free entry
Global Fest 7–9 Dec 2017

Pop-up performances at 13.00–13.45, 14.00–14.45 and 15.00–15.45 by the Global Music community and students in the Global Music programme.

Vasileios Katopodis, ud, vocal
Chrysoula Panagiotopoulou, vocal, frame drum


Mikko Neuvonen, vocal, electronics

Maarika Autio, vocal, kora
Kaisa Siirala, vocal, flute, saxophone
Natalia Castrilon, vocal, harp
Cheick Cissokho, vocal, kora, djembe

Laura Petäjä, vocal
Christopher Rudolfo, cajoan, vocal
Repkat Parhat, guitar


Viivi Saarenkylä, accordion
Chrysoula Panagiotopoulou, vocal, bass


Global Fest 7–9 Dec 2017

Global Fest 2017 is the second edition of an annual festival featuring students, teachers and alumni representing the Sibelius Academy’s Global Music Programme. The programme embraces cultural diversity and aims to cultivate intercultural communication, understanding and collaboration through music and the arts. Expect a feast of dynamic and inspiring concerts, workshops and pop-up events featuring performers from around the world celebrating the diversity of our planet.

Further information:
Janne Ikäheimo, 040 710 4344, janne.ikaheimo(at)