Upcoming concerts

Silent Music – UMO featuring Mikko Perkola

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UMO’s traditional Good Friday Silent Music concert offers a rare chance to hear what the full and throaty viola da gamba sounds like with a big band. Singer, gamba player and composer Mikko Perkola has created a program of songs written for UMO.

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Fri 3rd April at 6 pm, Mikael Agricola Church, Tehtaankatu 23, Helsinki

Tickets available at Lippupalvelu from 22,50 € / 17,50 € / 11,50 € (Regular price 20 €, senior citizens 15 €, unemployed, students and children 10 € + Lippupalvelu’s fees 1,50–2,50 €).

Club For Five & UMO: Mononen & Kärki – A New Take On Tango

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Next spring, the 15-year old Club For Five vocal ensemble and 40-year old UMO will be touring some of the largest concert venues in Finland. The collaboration gives a tour of tango with a difference: evergreens by Unto Mononen and Toivo Kärki in new, innovative and entertaining versions.

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Thu 5th March at 8 pm, Savoy theatre, Helsinki*
Fri 6th March at 8 pm, Savoy theatre, Helsinki*
Wed 15th April at 7 pm, Logomo, Turku**
Thu 16th April at 7 pm, Hyvinkääsali, Hyvinkää**
Sat 18th April at 7 pm, Verkatehdas Arts & Congress Center, Hämeenlinna*
Sun 19th April at 6 pm, Tampere Hall, Tampere***

Tickets available at *Lippupalvelu or **Lippupiste from 36,50 € / 32,50 € / 19,50 € including service fee (Normal price 34 €, pensioners 30 €, unemployed, students and children 17 € + service fee from 2,50 €). NOTE! Tickets to ***Tampere Hall concert at ***Lippupiste from 36,50 € / 32,50 € (normal 34 €, pensioners, unemployed, students and children 30 € + service fee 2,50 €). Concert duration: 120 min, incl. intermission.

UMO 40th Anniversary Concert Series: The Music of Jukkis Uotila

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The third concert in UMO’s anniversary series concentrates on Jukkis Uotila’s recent big band arrangements and compositions.

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Tue 21st April at 2 pm, Vuotalo, Helsinki*
Wed 22nd April at 3 pm, Malmitalo, Helsinki*
Thu 23rd April at 7 pm, Kanneltalo, Helsinki**

Tickets to the Vuotalo and Malmitalo concerts* available at Lippupalvelu from 14,50 € / 7,50 €, incl. fees (normal 12 €, seniors, unemployed, students and children 6 € + service fees 1,50 - 2,50 €). 60 minutes, no intermission. Tickets to the Kanneltalo concert ** available at Lippupalvelu from 20 € / 16 € (normal 17,50 €, seniors, unemployed, students and children 13,50 € + service fees starting at 2,50 €). 90 minutes, with intermission.


Paquito D’Rivera revisits UMO

Cuban-American clarinet player, saxophonist, composer and conductor Paquito D’Rivera visits UMO after 27 years. UMO and Paquito D’Rivera go way back to the 1980s when he made friends with Esko Linnavalli, the orchestra’s founder. D’Rivera […]

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