European Maritime Day: public days in Turku
Exhibitions, public happenings, concerts, networking and other events open to the public and stakeholders will take place in various places around City of Turku on 20-22 May.
E.g. Turku Philharmonic Orchestra’s Maritime Concert, happenings in schools and programme for the whole family in Forum Marinum Maritime Centre.
Turku Philharmonic Orchestra and Turku Music Festival will proudly present a a charity gala concert in honor of the Baltic Sea. Chief conductor of Turku Philharmonic Orchestra Leif Segerstam will hold the baton as famous soloists bass Matti Salminen, baritone Waltteri Torikka and mezzozoprono Monika Groop take center stage with arias and songs inspired by the sea. Maestro Segerstam will finish the concert with a majestic interpretation of Claude Debussy’s beloved La Mer.
The concert will be open to all and will be held on an outdoor stage by the Aura River. All proceeds will be donated to the benefit of the Baltic sea.
More information is available on the City of Turku´s website:http://www.turku.fi/en/emd2016