Concert for Schools and Families
In this performance, different musical worlds combine to create a transcultural voyage through music. Storytelling, imagery, and music create an environment that will let hope, solidarity, diversity and understanding shine through. Children of all ages will understand that it is possible for everyone to live harmoniously together!
Chrysa Panagiotopoulou (Greece), Vocals
Viivi Maria Saarenkylä (Finland), Accordion
Tommie Black-Roff (England), Storytelling
Evangelos Velentzas (Greece), Bouzouki
Joâo Luis (Portugal), Drums, Percussion
Joni Vierre (Finland), Electric Guitar
Vasileios Katopodis (Greece), Electric Bass, vocals
Global Fest 2021
Global Fest 2021 is the 5th edition of an annual festival featuring students, teachers, alumni and special guests representing Sibelius Academy’s Global Music Department. Bringing together artists from many corners of the world, the Global Music Department focusses on intercultural dialogue and collaboration, creating new artistic work together and fostering a sense of global citizenship. Expect a feast of dynamic, innovative and inspiring concerts, workshops and pop up events, featuring performers from around the world celebrating the diversity of our planet.
Featuring performers from diverse corners of the world, including Aruba, Australia, Brazil, Chile, China, Estonia, Finland, Greece, Iran, Iraq, Kosovo, Latvia, Mozambique, Portugal, Russia, Serbia, UK, and Tanzania.