Tampere Jazz Happening awarded for adventure

April 25, 2017

Finnish jazz festival Tampere Jazz Happening is the winner of the 6th EJN Award for Adventurous Programming by the Europe Jazz Network (EJN).

Flow Festival named one of Europe’s best

April 4, 2017

The Guardian has listed Helsinki’s annual Flow Festival as one of the best music festivals in Europe.

Santtu-Matias Rouvali to conduct Philharmonia

March 30, 2017

Britain’s Philharmonia Orchestra has appointed Santtu-Matias Rouvali as a principal guest conductor for the 2017/18 season.

Finnish music app pockets prize in New York

February 14, 2017

The MusiClock app was awarded the main prize in the Express category at the Interaction Awards in New York last week.

Finnish composer scores high at Henri Dutilleux

January 27, 2017

The Finnish composer Hannu Pohjannoro has been awarded at the eighth International Henri Dutilleux Composition Competition for his work ‘images, hommages.’

Finnish Alma on Shazam Watch List for 2017

December 22, 2016

Shazam, one of the world’s most popular mobile apps, predicts that the singer will make headlines in the coming year.

Finnish music takes over Berlin

November 7, 2016

XJAZZ Berlin and We Jazz Helsinki present Scope Festival in mid-November, and it will have a strong focus on Finland in its first year.

Susanna Mälkki chosen as conductor of the year

October 19, 2016

Finnish conductor Susanna Mälkki has been selected as Conductor of the Year by Musical America, with the award to be presented during a ceremony at Carnegie Hall in New York City in December.

Finnish music reaches a growing audience abroad

October 6, 2016

Music exports from Finland have increased by eight per cent since 2014, with a handful of fresh names being added to the mix.

Finnish duo conduct themselves well abroad

September 29, 2016

Pietari Inkinen has been named as the chief conductor of a German philharmonic, and Susanna Mälkki awarded the highest decoration in France.

Slush tunes in to music

September 28, 2016

Slush, one of Europe’s leading startup conferences, is reaching out to the music industry by introducing Slush Music.