New chamber opera 'The Judge's Wife' composed by Riikka Talvitie and directed by Teemu Mäki will have its' first performance on Thu 16, Sat 18 and Sun 19 March 2017 at the Balder Hall. The Judge's Wife was originally written by Caryl Churchill for television in 1972. The performance will be held in English, with Finnish surtitles.
Defunensemble will be performing in a sold-out concert in WHS Teatteri Union (Sat 11 February) as part of the Musica nova Helsinki festival. Our upcoming concerts in Helsinki will also include performances in the Balderin Sali Hall on 16-19 March in the new chamber opera 'The Judge's Wife' composed by Riikka Talvitie.
Defunensemble started its own concert serie at the WHS Teatteri Union on Fri 21 October. Next concert will take us to Tartu where the ensemble will perform on Sun 23 October in Genialistide Klubi, as part of the 15th International Modern Music Festival AFEKT. Our upcoming concerts will also include performances on Fri 11 Nov. (WHS Teatteri Union, Helsinki), Fri 9 Dec. (Kanuti Gildi SAAL, Tallinn) and Sat 10 Dec. (WHS Teatteri Union, Helsinki). See you in the concerts!
Our upcoming concerts in Helsinki will include performances in WHS Teatteri Union on Fri 21 October and Sat 10 December. The whole autumn season 2016 will be released in its entirety in September. Stay tune.
The spring season 2016 take us to Wrocław, Poland to the Musica Polonica Nova festival for a concert on Sat 9 April. Our upcoming concerts in Finland will include performances at the Tampere Biennale, at the Cirko Festival and at the Klang Concert Series.
Defunensemble will be performing in Harpa in Reykjavik as part of the Nordic Chamber Ensemble Project.
Defunensemble will be performing at the Flow Festival on 15.8.2015, and the chamber opera Autuus (Bliss) will be performed at the Helsinki Festival on 16.-18.8.2015.
The spring season 2015 take us to Piteå, Sweden to the New Directions festival for a concert on 27 March. In Helsinki defunensemble will premiere Peter Ablinger's new work at the Klang Concert Series on 30 March and coach young Sibelius Academy NYKY Ensemble musicians for a concert on 17 April.
The defunensemble is notorious for shaking up the contemporary Finnish music scene. In this concert it plays works with electronics by composers of the youngest generation, sounding out some of the latest musical trends in the United States and Denmark.
Saturday 7.2.2015 10 pm at Dubrovnik (Eerikinkatu 11).