Atso's Corner: #teamdanna
Admission to the concert is free. The proceeds of a programme brochure (10 €) compiled by students will go towards supporting the medical treatment of Danna Collette Nelson, who is a student of the Sibelius Academy and long-time member of Kapubändi (the conducting class rehearsal orchestra). #teamdanna
The first half of the program is curated by Danna´s fellow students and includes music by Copland, Grieg, Crespo and others. The line-up includes teachers as well as professionals from orchestras around Helsinki area who want to show their support for Danna together with the students In the second half of the concert, Kapubändi will perform Stravinsky's popular Firebird-suite. The concert is hosted by Professor of Conducting and Orchestral Training of the Sibelius Academy of Uniarts Helsinki, Atso Almila.
Students of the Sibelius Academy conducting classes