The main programme of Oulainen Music Week is a classical music concert series, which is supplemented by supporting events with leading names in jazz, folk, children’s music and entertainment.
|Festival address||Oulainen Festival on map|
|Phone||+358 8 479 3272|
|Office||Lautatarhankatu 7 B, FI-86300 Oulainen|
Powerful experiences, brilliant Finnish and international artists, a splendid setting and a continually evolving topical perspective on the diverse world of church music! Besides more traditional music events, Lohtaja Church Music Festival will provide pop-up concerts, community singing and other social occasions. This festival will celebrate its 40th anniversary in 2018.
A mediaeval abbey and churches and other concert venues in the local archipelago provide the backdrop for a superb music festival organised in this sunny seaside resort in Southwest Finland. The programme will include park concerts, dinner concerts, a concert cruise and the Naantali Children’s Music Festival.
Lieksa provides an incomparable venue for brass music, and the annual Brass Week brings together a large cohort of Finnish and international brass musicians. The programme will include a broad range of concerts, brass music courses, and an international trumpet competition, plus a generous assortment of fringe events, free admission concerts, outdoor musical performances and children’s events. We shall also arrange an international euphonium competition in 2018.
This classical music event shuns all boundaries in bringing the finest artistic experiences to the enchanting fells of Finnish Lapland. Besides our unique natural amphitheatres at Aittakuru, Ahvenlampi and Ukko-Luosto, there will also be an opportunity to enjoy high standard music in intimate indoor surroundings at Pyhä-Luosto and Sodankylä.