Feel Helsinki: Tangoa uruilla

Saturday, June 8, 2019 - 18:30 to 19:00
Music Centre, Organo
Free entry
“Tango! Argentinian and Finnish tango songs on the organ. Piazzolla vs. Mononen.”

Mikko Hauhia is a Kotka-based musician, organist and choral conductor. He has completed church music studies at the Sibelius Academy in Helsinki under the tutelage of Sirkka-Liisa Jussila-Gripentrog (organ), Timo Kiiskinen (organ improvisation), Seppo Murto (choral conducting) and Harri Viitanen (composing), for example. Currently, Mikko works as a piano teacher at Kotkan opisto and is the conductor of five choirs, including Kamarikuoro Kotka-Canto, Kotkan Laulumiehet and Viihdekuoro Hyvän Tuulen Laulajat.

La cumparsita, Ecstasy (Hurmio), Satumaa, Lapin tango, Imperial, La misma pena, Nuoruustango, Tango d´amour (Vie meidät rakkauteen), Kotkan ruusu


Feel Helsinki is a new urban festival for the whole family, taking place at the Helsinki Music Centre on 8 June. Uniarts Helsinki organises well over a thousand events for the public on a yearly basis, but Feel Helsinki is the first opportunity to enjoy the talents of the university’s students and alumni in one place through a day-long event. The festival has program that is especially tailored for children.

Feel Helsinki invites people to come together and engage all of their senses by enjoying food, wine, art and meaningful discussions. The main partner in the event is the Viini magazine, which will turn the Helsinki Music Centre into a hub of interesting pop-up restaurants, offering delicious menus.

Further information:
Soili Sirenne, soili.sirenne@uniarts.fi