Voi vau is a music group formed by the 2nd year students of the Global Music Department. It will be performing a concert, featuring original music pieces composed during the spring semester 2021. Each tune/song has been composed based on the personal and own music traditions of each composer, focusing and exploring different themes. The transcultural environment provides an exciting and vibrant environment, where sounds are the expression of feelings, ideas and cultures.
Aarne Toivonen – Drum kit, vocals
Artur Uronen – Slap steel guitar, bass
Ali Faleeh – Oud
Loica – Vocals, bass, guitar
Vija Moore – Marimba, piano, bass, percussion
Adriano Adewale – Percussion
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.