Conductor course with Susanna Mälkki and IEMA

07/2017 Time of Music – FI


Time of Music Festival (4th to 9th July 2017, Viitasaari, FI) hosts a masterclass for conductors around iconic and challenging contemporary Sinfonietta repertoire.

The tutor of the course is the Finnish conductor Susanna Mälkki (Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra, Los Angeles Philharmonic, former Chief Conductor of Ensemble Intercontemporain).

Participating conductors work with an ensemble consisting of IEMA (International Ensemble Modern Academy) ensemble participants and invited ULYSSES Journey musicians.


© Harrison Parrot


The masterclass ends in public concerts during the last days of the Festival 8th and 9th of July 2017. The course is a stop for ULYSSES journeys for conductors and musicians.

°ULYSSES-Journey-Conductors selected for this workshop : Nestor Bayona (Spain 1985), Jonas Rannila (Finland 1989) and Yalda Zamani (Iran 1985)





organized in partnership with IEMA - DE

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