Finland 100 Concert

Tallinn, 10 June 2017

 

The concert is the main event of the Finland 100 celebrations in Estonia.

 

The line-up includes Finnish and Estonian pop/rock artists who will be performing together and individually:


Saara Aalto, Tõnis Mägi, Chalice, Iiris, Mari Kalkun, Petri Laaksonen, Lenna, Paleface, Jaan Pehk, Jüri Pootsmann, Ronya, Stig Rästa, Scandinavian Music Group, Villu Tamme, Tuomo, Ailu Valle. Read more…

 

Finland 100 Concert

6 pm on June 10th, 2017

Freedom Square, Tallinn

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A Finnish backing band will be accompanying the main acts throughout the night.

 

The free concert features both nostalgic tunes and young, fresh acts – Finnish and Estonian joint performances as well as interpretations of the neighbouring country’s songs. It provides an overview of the contemporary Finnish culture and its overlap with that of Estonia.

 

10 June 2017 is the big Finnish Day in Tallinn, see schedule of the day (in Estonian)

 

  • Finnish-Estonian chamber orchestra will perform in St. John’s Church at 3 p.m. 
  • Exhibition “100 Objects from Finland” will be opened in the Estonian History Museum’s Maarjamäe stables.
  • Finland will be the main theme of Tallinn Street Food Festival and TaDaa! Festival (10 to 11 June 2017).
  • On the same day, Estonia and Finland will be celebrating their 100th anniversary with a big football challenge. Estonian and Finnish teams will be meeting on both sides of the Gulf.  100games.eu

 

The concert will be broadcasted by the Estonian and the Finnish Public Broadcasting.

 

MEDIA

Events are open to the public.
To photograph in the restricted areas, please fill in the attached media accreditation form at the latest on Thursday, June 8th.
We will send a precise timetable to accredited journalists on June 9th.
Accreditation contacts
Eva Toome, Communication Manager, Finnish Institute in Estonia
+372 5511669, eva.toome@finst.ee
(Finland 100 Concert, 100 Objects from Finland exhibition, Street Food Festival)

Hannele Valkeeniemi, Media and Cultural Affairs counsellor, Embassy of Finland, Tallinn
hannele.valkeeniemi@formin.fi, +372 51 18548
(Finnish Guests of Honor)

 

Artists

Saara Aalto. Photo Ville Paul Paasimaa 3

Saara Aalto

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Lenna

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Paleface

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Iiris

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Vesa-Matti Loiri

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Stig Rästa

Ronya. Väike

Ronya

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Ailu Valle

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Villu Tamme

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Tõnis Mägi

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Scandinavian Music Group

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Jaan Pehk

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Jüri Pootsmann

Mari Kalkun. Foto Kris Süld-001

Mari Kalkun

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Tuomo

Petri Laaksonen. Foto Juuso Westerlund 2-001

Petri Laaksonen

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Chalice