In the music study track of the upper secondary school it is possible to add plenty of music courses of all sorts. Available are, for example, choirs, an orchestra, singing and instrument lessons, bands, composing, music expression and conducting. The selection varies annually.
The upper secondary school conducts international co-operation and the students get valuable experiences from tours abroad and while hosting return visits.
Turku Philharmonic Orhestra (City Orchestra) is the oldest orchestra in Finland and one of the oldest in the world. The roots of the Turku Philharmonic Orchestra stretch back to the year 1790 and the founding of The Musical Society in Turku. The orchestra was municipalized in 1927. At present the Turku Philharmonic Orchestra is the fifth largest in Finland with its 74 players.
The Chief Conductor of the orchestra since 2012 is Leif Segerstam.
Vivid music life in Turku offers something for everyone!
Do you want to go to a DJ gig? Find a band for children? Or how about a violin concerto?
Don't forget to visit Europe's second oldest rock festival Ruisrock!
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Domestic and international top artists, as well as major orchestral concerts, chamber music, recitals, jazz and open-air concerts.
The oldest continuously running annual music festival in Finland - founded in 1960.
The masculine drawings created by Laaksonen, who was born in Kaarina in 1920, have had an impact on western culture for many decades.
Rocka på och sov gott!
Du kan köpa dit Ruisrock hotelpaket lätt från Visit Turku shoponline. Det finns att välja mellan två eller tre nätters övernattning, som innehåller en tre dagars festivalbiljett till Ruisrock.
Ruisrock arrangeras på än Runsala, Åbo 6.-8.2018.