For twenty years, Helsinki Baroque Orchestra’s performances and recordings have been captivating audiences with a potent combination of emotional eloquence and infectious vitality.
“Häkkinen inspires his musicians into a softly atmospheric evocation of pastoral spaciousness interspersed with shadows of gentle agitation. Excellent.”
Nalen Anthoni, Gramophone 10/2012 (Editor’s Choice)
- NEXT Beethoven: Akademie 22.12.1808 PianoEspoo festival and Helsinki Baroque Orchestra reconstruct what was one of the grandest concerts in the history of Western music. On December 22, 1808, Ludwig van Beethoven presented an Akademie in Theater an der Wien, a grand orchestral concert premiering several of his works. The program included the 5thand 6thSymphonies, the 4thPiano Concerto, the concert aria Ah! Perfido, the Choral Fantasy, and two movements of the Mass in C Major.
- Coming up 30.11. Handel: Messiah Hallelujah! What a work and with what composition! In the celebration of its 50th anniversary, Händel Choir will return to its…
- News New Beethoven CD is out! Helsinki Baroque Orchestra’s traditional New Year’s concert has just been released as a live recording by Ondine. This…