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Wed 1. - Sun 5.4.2020  /  Tampere  / 

Tampere Biennale 2020

Tampere Biennale 2020 Tickets

Doors open approx. 1h before the showtime.

No age limit unless stated otherwise. Telakka 18+.



Wednesday 18.3.

16.00 Main library Metso, Music department, free entry
In discussion: composer Lauri Supponen, writer Anni Kytömäki and executive director of the Finnish Natural Heritage Foundation Anneli Jussila. Discussion is in Finnish.

17.00 Main library Metso, Music department, free entry
Students of Pirkanmaa Music Institute: children's compositions

18.00 Frenckell square
Heidi Hassinen's new electoacoustic work for the bells of Frenckell

18.15 Yard of the Cultural House Laikku (18.3.-5.4.)
Petri Kuljuntausta: Sound installation Laikun oraakkeli

19.00 Old Church, free entry - Sami Junnonen & Tuomas Turriago


Tampere Biennale 1.-5.4.

Wednesday 1.4.

16.00 Frenckell bells are ringing every hour during the festival

18.00 Old Town Hall, 15/10 € - TampereRaw

20.00 G Livelab, 30 € - Linda May Han Oh
Production and tickets: G Livelab Tampere

Thursday 2.4.

Cultural House Laikku, Galleria, free entry
Sound and video art exhibition open 2-26 April, Tue-Fri 9-21, Sat-Sun 10-18
Antti Laitinen: Marionette; Kalle Hamm: Removing Defences

12.00 Tampere Cathedral, free entry - Jan Lehtola

19.00 G Livelab, 15/10 € - Uusinta Ensemble

21.00 Old Church, 15/10 € - Kamus String Quartet

Friday 3.4.

12.00 G-Livelab, free entry - Risto-Matti Marin & Olli-Pekka Tuomisalo

14.00-16.30 Tampere Hall, Maestro, free entry - Seminar of The Society of Finnish Composers Moderator Meri Kytö, keynote: Juha Torvinen. Seminar is in Finnish

17.00 Tampere-talo, Lobby, free entry
Publication of Jouni Kaipainen's biography; author Maritta Hirvonen is interviewed by Eija Oravuo. Interview is in Finnish. Production: Stresa Kustannus

18.00 Tampere-talo, free entry
Composers of the evening concert are interviewed. Interview is in Finnish. Production: Tampere Philharmonic Orchestra

19.00 Tampere-talo, Iso sali, 28/22/15/8/5 € - Tampere Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Taavi Oramo, soloist Ismo Eskelinen
Production and tickets: Tampere Philharmonic Orchestra

22.00 Telakka, 10 € - 8 Bits High, Nieminen & Litmanen

Saturday 4.4.

12.00 Old Church, free entry - Patrik Kleemola

16.00 G Livelab, 15/10 e - Lauri Porra

19.00 Hällä stage, 25/17 € - Alma! - A kinetic opera (fp)
CHANGEnsemble, conductor Jutta Seppinen, Dance Theatre MD, Petri Kekoni Company

22.00 Telakka, 10 € - Petri Kuljuntausta; HLER - Heikki Lindgren & Esa Ruoho; Dj Janne Laurila

Sunday 5.4.

Tampere Biennale Family Day

10.00-16.00 Children's Cultural Centre Rulla, free entry - Non-stop workshops

14.00 G Livelab, 5 € / child (free entry for an escort) - Musical fairy tale Haapaneitty, Mettäntyttö
NOTE: Tickets only at the door at 13-14. The fairy tale is in Finnish


Festival pass 80 / 60 €
The concert of Tampere Philharmonic Orchestra on 4 April is included in the festival pass. The concert of Linda May Han Oh on 1 April is not included in the festival pass.


Ticket sales and festival info at concert venues one hour before each concert.

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