Advent Concert 2016
The traditional Advent Concert by the choir and the orchestra
Welcome to Turku university choir's and CMT’s Advent Concert!
This is your chance to experience the story of the The Snowman by Howard Blake interpreted by the orchestra, choir, a narrator and dancers!
The Snowman animation movie and its magical music is a very important part of Christmas for many Finns. The music is composed by Howard Blake and the movie has become a Christmas classic since its first performance in 1982. The most famous song of The Snowman is Walking in the Air.
The concert program also features a cappella music by Turku university choir, who will perform pieces by for instance Juhani Komulainen and Eric Whitacre, and also traditional and loved Christmas carols.
The concert will be conducted by Satu Simola and Elisa Huovinen.
Concert venue: St Michael’s Church, Puistokatu 16, Friday 16.12.2016 at 18.00.
Tickets: 15 / 10 / 5 € (5 €: students & children, 10 €: other discount groups & university employees)
www.yliopistonkuoro.fi / Turun yliopiston kuoro
www.cmtorkesteri.fi / Collegium Musicum Turku