The Tapiola Children’s Choir
Gala concert of Soile Isokoski (Soprano)
Jorma Panula (conductor), jury for the 12th Tokyo International Music Competition for Conducting
Jorma Panula (conductor), jury for the 13th Tokyo International Music Competition for Conducting
Jorma Panula (conductor), jury for the 14th Tokyo International Music Competition for Conducting
Jorma Panula (conductor), jury for the 15th Tokyo International Music Competition for Conducting
Jorma Panula (conductor), jury for the 16th Tokyo International Music Competition for Conducting
Sväng (Maestro of Harmonica)
Rajaton Japan tour 2019
“Nordic Woman,” a Festival of Scandinavian Music by Timo Alakotila (Music Director, Pianist), Viivi Maria Saarenkylä (Accordionist), Roope Aarnio(Guitarist)
Min-On Music Journey No. 30: The Republic of Finland
Welcome to Min-On’s Music Journey! Today, the Min-On Concert Association and the Embassy of Finland in Japan welcome you to the Republic of Finland in Northern Europe. ©Visit Saimaa/Silvennoinen About 30% of Finland lies inside the Arctic Circle. It also has over...
Acapella group Rajaton, from the Republic of Finland, Holds Japan Tour and Visits the Min-On Culture Center
On November 7, 2019, acapella group Rajaton came to tour Japan for the 100-year anniversary of diplomatic relations between Japan and the Republic of Finland and visited the Min-On Culture Center. Baritone Mr. Ahti Paunu agreed strongly with the peace activities...
Finnish Ambassador H.E. Mr. Pekka Orpana Visits Min-On Culture Center
On March 6, 2019, Mr. Pekka Orpana, the ambassador for Finland in Japan, visited the Min-On Culture Center for a tour and conversation with Min-On president Kazuto Ito. Ambassador Orpana was elated regarding the Min-On concerts with Finnish a cappella group Rajaton,...
Sväng a Study in Simplicity, Compactness and Virtuosity
The concert began with a quiet entrance of four gentlemen dressed in three-piece suits without neckties, carrying briefcases in hand. After lining up at center stage, each of them unclasped their briefcases simultaneously, and brought out small, box-like instruments,...