The orchestra offers for pupils and students a fine possibility to enjoy music and become acquainted with the orchestra in different occasions. There are free dress rehearsals, group prices for concerts, and interesting school visits on offer. Please choose the most attractive alternative and come to listen to live music!
Harri Forstén, I concertmaster
Liisi Nuora-Kapanen, II concertmaster
For the following position Jyväskylä Sinfonia requires:
SUB-PRINCIPAL DOUBLE BASS
The task includes the playing responsibility of 5-string bass.
Audition: Thursday 9.4.2020 at 1 pm
1. Dittersdorf: Concerto for Double Bass D Major, I and II part with Gruber’s cadenzas
2. Koussevitzky: Concerto for Double Bass, I part
3. Orchestral excerpts and chamber music tasks:
Chief conductor Ville Matvejeff
Ville Matvejeff (b. 1986) has established himself as an exceptionally wide-ranging musician enjoying success as conductor, composer and pianist. He trained at the Sibelius Academy and Espoo Music Institute and has performed throughout Europe as well as the USA, China, Japan and Mexico.
Jyväskylä Sinfonia’s audience development aims to make the orchestra's work and its content more familiar for audience. Audience development enables audience to deepen its knowledge about music and the content of it.
Audience development also familiarizes new audience with orchestra's work and, in this way, enhances participation in concerts and all other events orchestra offers. In addition, audience development supports participation and accessibility for the groups that have left out from the activities for several reasons.
Since the beginning of the 21th century, Jyväskylä Sinfonia has filled its concert halls year after year and the seats are almost 100 % sold. Orchestra’s chief conductor Ville Matvejeff began his period in the beginning of 2014 and will continue until the year 2022. Matvejeff is one of the most interesting Finnish musical talents. Successful as a composer, conductor, pianist, and singer, he has established himself as an exceptionally wide-ranging musician.
Jyväskylän kaupunginteatterin lippumyymälä
(Jyväskylä City Theatre Ticket Office)
+358 14 266 0110
Tue 12-17, Wed-Sat at 12-19
Also phone service Tue and Wed from 11am.
Mon and Sun closed
Exceptions on opening hours:
16.-20.12. and 27.-28.12. and 2.1. at 12-17
31.12. and 3.-4.1. at 12-19
21.-26.12., 30.12. and 1.1. closed
Normal opening hours starting from week 2.
+358 10 7673 100
Mystery of Time
Wed 15.1. at 19 Taulumäki Church
Ville Matvejeff, conductor
Susanne Kujala, organ
Henri Dutilleux: Mystère de l’instant
Francis Poulenc: Concerto for Organ
Arvo Pärt: Symphony No. 4, Los Angeles
Puistokatu 2 A
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+358 14 266 4166
+358 400 872 168
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