Okko Kamu, Artistic Director of the Lahti Symphony Orchestra’s Sibelius Festival.
Composer Joonas Kokkonen (1921-1996) is an honorary member of the Lahti symphony -Orchestra. They have recordings of the entire production.
Sibelius was named as a Doctor of Honor in the University of Yale during his visit in America in 1914. He was named to the Finnish Doctor degree in Helsinki around the same time. #Yale #Degree #Sibelius
Ainola, Kannustalo.- Jean Sibelius' Home. This house is utterly gorgeous!!
Finnish ceramics.. Arabia top quality!
Sibeliustalo - Sibelius Congress Hall
Piano Paviljonki - Piano Pavilion
Hiihtomuseo - Ski Museum
Sergey Smbatyan - Artistic Director and Principal Conductor of State Youth Orchestra of Armenia