Arabic Music Ensemble

In this concert we will hear arabic music performed by Sibelius Academy’s Global Music Department.

Covid pass is required in all concerts

Based on the order issued by the Regional State Administrative Agency of Southern Finland on 2 December 2021, covid pass is required for all events at the Sibelius Academy. Covid passes are checked from the entire audience at all our public events that hold more than 20 people. The restriction applies to our Helsinki locations. If you do not have a covid pass, you are entitled to a refund of your ticket. Ticketmaster is in contact with customers.

Arabic music ensemble students are going to perform songs and instrumental pieces from Egypt and the Levant, showing what they have been learning about the Arabic Maqam system.


Nemat Battah, voice and oud
Laura-Maria Rinta, voice and cello
Jaako Arola, nay and sax
Kärt Tambet, violin
Sonia Vidal Maura, clarinet
Iida Vilhelmiina, cello
Devina Boughton, trumpet 


Biyya wala Biik: Trad
Al-Rozana: Trad
Bint Al-Balad: Mohammad Abdel Wahhab
Lamma Bada Yatathanna: Trad
Wahran: Trad
Ya Ghusna Naqa: Andalusian Muwashah 

Further information: Jannika Lahin

Music – of a more recent variety

The students of the Sibelius Academy perform in over 700 concerts each year. The concerts of the internationally renowned academy open doors for future top artists and offer unforgettable experiences.


10.12.2021 at 13:00 – 13:40


Helsinki Music Centre’s Ground Foyer

Mannerheimintie 13a

00100 Helsinki

Helsinki Music Centre


Free admission

Further information

We want to create a safe event experience even during the corona. Please read the safety instructions here before arriving at the event.

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