UMO Helsinki feat. John Hollenbeck: Almost Eternal Interlude

American composer, drummer and...
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Jazz Jam & Brew @ Konepaja Biergarten

Welcome to the jazz jam sessio...
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AUF: Music for everyone – Three orchestras together again // Avanti!, UMO Helsinki & Fibo

Three orchestras together agai...
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Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra & UMO Helsinki – Orchestra Heroes

More is more! The joint concer...
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Hietalahti Soi Festival: UMO Helsinki Ensemble feat. Sinne Eeg & Karl Olandersson

The Hietalahti Soi Festival br...
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Claudia Döffinger from Germany won the composing contest

The final concert of the Helsi...
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Helsinki Festival: Ringa Manner & Valtteri Laurell Pöyhönen with UMO Helsinki

Feel free to expect the Huvila...
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The finalists of HIBBCC contest are announced, the final concert June 4th

The ten finalists of the Helsi...
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ON DEMAND: UMO Helsinki at Savoy – Swinging Summer Stadi

UMO Helsinki Jazz Orchestra a...
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Lahti Organ Festival: UMO Helsinki & Susanne Kujala – UMORGAN

The UMO Helsinki Jazz Orchestr...
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ON DEMAND: Final concert: Helsinki International Big Band Composing Contest

The final concert of Helsinki ...
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ON DEMAND: UMO Helsinki – Jazztasting

Jazztasting is a musical journ...
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Open Rehearsals

How are the rehearsals of a professional big band like? What kind of final touch-ups are made to the programme before the premiere?

Come and hear for yourself at UMO Helsinki Jazz Orchestra´s rehearsal hall at Helsinki’s Cable Factory. In UMO Helsinki´s open rehearsals you will witness how the programme gets crystallised and the orchestra’s sound unified. As the rehearsals are kept as authentic as possible, certain parts and passages may be honed a number of times. A conductor will also be present at the rehearsals, directing the orchestra toward the desired sound.

Open rehearsals are organised approximately eight times a year and they are free and open for all. Follow UMO Helsinki´s Facebook events and official website concert calendar and join us!

You can also inquire about special sessions for groups (of 40-70 persons), such as school classes.

Further information and inquiries:
Valtteri Pokela
Audience Outreach & Project Producer
valtteri@umohelsinki.fi
+358 44 512 5578