Feel Helsinki: Ossi Tanner, piano
Ossi Tanner plays an array of hits on the piano, leading the audience’s thoughts to shimmers of moonlight, nocturnal ambience, waves of the ocean and oriental exoticism. Featured artists include Beethoven, Debussy and Chopin, and featured works include Moonlight sonata, Clair de lune, Yö meren rannalla, Alla Turca, among others.
Ossi Tanner (b. 1997) won the Tampere Piano Competition in 2017 and Leevi Madetoja Piano Competition in 2015. He has performed as a soloist with the Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Lahti Symphony Orchestra, Tampere Philharmonic Orchestra, Oulu Symphony Orchestra and Ostrobothnian Chamber Orchestra, for example.
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.