11th International Jean Sibelius Violin Competition: Final Round 2
The finalists will perform two violin concertos, one of which is by Sibelius.
Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra, cond. John Storgårds
Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra, cond. Hannu Lintu
Intermission ca. at 19:00 –19:30 pm
The Sibelius Society and the Sibelius Academy are arranging the 11th International Jean Sibelius Violin Competition in Helsinki from November 22 to December 3, 2015. Unlike before, the competition will be held at new venues. This time, the first and second rounds will be held at the Helsinki Conservatory of Music Concert Hall in Ruoholahti. The competition will end with a three-day final round at Helsinki Music Centre. The competition is one of the anniversary events of Sibelius 150 jubilee year.