Event Details

In Palm Sunday’s concert the Helsinki Police Symphonic Band performs Frigyes Hidas’ Requiem For Peace together with choirs SonorEnsemble, Helsingin Laulu and Kilven Kuoro. 

Soloists: soprano Margit Tuokko, alto Tuula Paavola, tenor Tommi Niskala, baritone Tuomas Lehtinen.

The work is written for concert band, choirs and soloists. Hidas composed the requiem in remembrance of the 1956 rising in Hungary. The composer dedicated the work for victims of all the wars in the history of mankind.

The concert will be conducted by Dr. József Csikota, who has profound knowledge in Hidas’ music.

Program: 20 euros at the entrance, or at the Helsingin Laulu webshop.