Léna François-Poulet (accordion) and Arima String Quartet

This concert is a culmination of the studies at the Masters degree level in The Sibelius academy of Léna François-Poulet.

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The A-exam, or final performance examination is comprised of solo works by Johann Sebastian Bach, Harri Vuori and Edvard Grieg and “De-Cadenza” composed by Osmo-Tapio Räihälä and featuring the Arima String Quartet (José Ignacio Lopez Garcia and Joonas Teppo : violin/ Beltrán Cubel Gajas : viola/ Marta Podwysocka : cello).


Johann Sebastian BACH, English Suite N°5 (BWV 810) in E minor -Prelude -Allemande -Courante -Sarabande -Passepied I -Passepied II -Gigue 
Harri VUORI, Suden Hetki/The Hour of the Wolf (for solo accordion) 
Edvard GRIEG, Holberg Suite Op.40 (arr. for accordion) -Prelude -Sarabande -Gavotte -Air -Rigaudon 
Osmo-Tapio Räihälä: De-Cadenza (for string quartet and accordion)

Further information: Léna François-Poulet

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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.


8.12.2021 at 19:00 – 20:00


Chamber Music Hall of the R Building

Pohjoinen Rautatiekatu 9

00100 Helsinki

R Building


Free admission

Further information

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