Pacius: Die Loreley
Die Loreley, opera by Fredrik Pacius will return to the stage in Helsinki, Alexander Theatre!
Five performances in January 2019:
11th, 13th, 15th, 17th and 19th
Directed by Ville Saukkonen
Conducted by Mikk Murdvee
Orchestra: Helsinki University Symphony Orchestra (Ylioppilaskunnan Soittajat)
Pacius Award for Mikk Murdvee
19th of June 2018
Helsinki University awards Mikk Murdvee with Pacius Prize
Pacius Prize of 2018 is awarded to Mikk Murdvee for his long and productive work with Helsinki University Symphony Orchestra (Ylioppilaskunnan Soittajat). The orchestra has recorded with him a CD with music of Ernst Mielck and made many tours to Finland, Germany, Poland, Sweden, Denmark and Estonia.
The prize is named after Fredrik Pacius, the first music professor of the Helsinki University, also the author of Finnish and Estonian national anthems.