2018 

JANUARY

Sun 22nd January 2018 at 2 pm, Music by Finnish Composers

Antinkoti, Kivitaskuntie 1, Helsinki

Jussi Makkonen, cello & Nazig Azezian, piano

Tickets €10

Organised by the Helsinki Seniorisäätiö

APRIL

Mon 30th April 2018 at 4 PM Sibelius Inspiration
Türkler Güzel Sanatlar Liseli, Alanya, TURKEY
Jussi Makkonen, cello & Nazig Azezian, piano

MAY

Tue1st May 2018 at 6 PM Sibelius Inspiration
Mahmutlar Belediyesi Dügun Salonu, Alanya, TURKEY

Tickets tl25 tl, Alanya Finliler Dernegi Office (open from Tuesday to Friday) 

Sun 13th May 2018 at 6 PM Sibelius in Joensuu Concert and Lecture 
Joensuu Pakkahuone, Rantakatu 2
FM Heikki Tarma, lecture about Aino and Jean Sibelius in Joensuu
Jussi Makkonen, cello & Nazig Azezian, piano
Tickets €10, incl. coffee
Ticket reservations in advance: lea.lihavainen@ok-sivis.fi or +35840 7177018

Organized by Opintokeskus Sivis

JUNE

Sat 16th June 2018 at 4 PM Sibelius Inspiration
Fiskars Village, Fiskarsintie 12, Raasepori
Jussi Makkonen, cello & Nazig Azezian, piano
Aira Vehaskari, multimedia
Tickets €15/12€ 

Organized by Fiskars Village

JULY

Mon 2nd July 2018 at 6 PM Monola Festival's Opening Concert

Monolanniementie, 81700 Lieksa

Jussi Makkonen, cello; Liisa Makkonen, violin & Nazig Azezian, piano

Tickets €15, www.store.charmi.eu

Tue 3rd July 2018 at 12 AM In the landscapes of Sibelius' honeymoon

Hotel Puustelli, Hovileirinkatu 3, 81700 Lieksa

Jussi Makkonen, cello & Nazig Azezian, piano

Tickets €10 (lunch available at a separate fee of 10 €), www.store.charmi.eu

Thu 5 th July 2018 at 12 AM In the landscapes of Sibelius' honeymoon

Hotel Puustelli, Hovileirinkatu 3, 81700 Lieksa

Jussi Makkonen, cello & Nazig Azezian, piano

Tickets €10 (lunch available at a separate fee of 10 €), www.store.charmi.eu

Sat 7th July 2018 at 4 PM Monola Gala
Lieksa Cultural Center, Brahe Hall, Pielisentie 9–11, Lieksa

Lohja City Orchestra
Karoliina Kantelinen, voice; Jussi Makkonen, cello & Nazig Azezian, piano
Tickets €35, www.store.charmi.eu

Sat 7th July 2018 at 8 PM Karelian Feast
Bomba House, Tuulentie 10, Nurmes
Karoliina Kantelinen, voice ja kantele, Jussi Makkonen, cello & Nazig Azezian, piano
Tickets 38 € (incl. dinner), www.store.charmi.eu

Sat 14th July 2018 at 2 PM Music by Finnish Composers
Tervo Church, Kirkkotie 10, 72210 Tervo
Jussi Makkonen, cello & Nazig Azezian, piano

 

AUGUST

Sat 4th August 2018 at 9.30 PM Evening Concert

Hotel Punkaharju, Harjutie 596, 58450 Punkaharju

Sari Kaasinen, voice & kantele, Jussi Makkonen, sello & Nazig Azezian, piano

Tickets €20, Four Course Dinner €53. The Dinner is served at 7 PM. 

Thu 9th August 2018 at 1 PM In the landscapes of Sibelius' honeymoon

Hotel Puustelli, Hovileirinkatu 3, 81700 Lieksa

Jussi Makkonen, cello & Nazig Azezian, piano

Tickets €10 (lunch available at a separate fee of 10 €), www.store.charmi.eu

Thu 9th August 2018 at 8 PM Karelian Feast

Bomba House, Tuulentie 10, 75500 Nurmes

Sari Kaasinen, voice & kantele; Jussi Makkonen, cello; Nazig Azezian, piano

Tickets €38 (incl. dinner)

Tue 21st August 2018 at 7 PM A journey to Armenia

Taulumäki Church, Lohikoskentie 2, 40100 Jyväskylä

Liisa Makkonen, violin;Jussi Makkonen, cello & Nazig Azezian, piano

Tickets €15/10/5 

SEPTEMBER

Fri 7th September 2018 at 7 PM Sibelius Inspiration
Lapland Hotel Olos, Oloshotellintie 25, 99300 Muonio
Jussi Makkonen, cello & Nazig Azezian, piano
Aira Vehaskari, multimedia
Tickets €25 

Fri 14th September 2018 at 7 PM Music by Finnish and Armenian Composers

Pre-lecture at 6 PM

Vaasa Church, Kirkkopuistikko 24, 65100 Vaasa

Jussi Makkonen, cello; Nazig Azezian, piano; Liisa Makkonen, violin & 

Vaasa City Orchestra Ensemle 

Thu 20th September 2018 at 6 PM Sibelius in memoriam

Jean Sibelius' Home Museum, Ainola, Ainolankatu, 04400 Järvenpää
Jussi Makkonen, cello & Nazig Azezian, piano

OCTOBER

Sat 20th October 2018 at 2 PM Jewels of Jean Sibelius 

Sibelius Museum, Piispankatu 17, 20500 Turku

Jussi Makkonen, cello & Nazig Azezian, piano

Tickets €12/10 

 

Sun 21st October 2018 at 4 PM and 7 PM Sibelius Inspiration 

Raatihuone, Raastuvankatu 7, Lappeenranta

Jussi Makkonen, cello & Nazig Azezian, piano

Aira Vehaskari, multimedia

More information: www.ekmu.fi

NOVEMBER

Sun 4th November 2018 at 3 PM  Oskar Merikanto 150 

Kaupunginkirkko Church, Kirkkopuisto, 40100 Jyväskylä

Annastiina Tahkola, mezzosoprano; Jussi Makkonen, cello & Nazig Azezian, piano

 

Thu 15th November 2018 Sibelius Inspiration 

Concert time to be announced later

Washington D.C., USA

Embassy of Finland in Washington D.C.

Jussi Makkonen, cello & Nazig Azezian, piano

DECEMBER

Wed 5th December 2018 Sibelius Inspiration 

Concert time and place to be announced later

Brussels, BELGIUM

Jussi Makkonen, cello & Nazig Azezian, piano