Arutiunian: Trumpet Concerto

The famous trumpet concerto by Alexandr Arutiunian, performed by the living legend Jouko Harjanne and Helsinki Police Symphonic Band!

Recorded in Temppeliaukio Church, Helsinki, autumn 2020.

Pidä huolta!

Instructive concert aimed at middle school teens, filled with intensive information and entertaining music.

The topics include drugs, bullying, sexual sovereignty, social media, and violence. The lecturers are experienced police officers investigating crimes on the related topics.

Subtitles in English.

The supplementary material to boost the discussion can be downloaded here.

Together!

Seven young talents together with The Helsinki Police Showband! Guest artist: Ilta!

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Future Winds

The final concert of the co-operative concert project with the Sibelius Academy.
 
In the concert we will hear premieres of works by young composers.
 
 
You can read introductions for the works written by the composers themselves here.

The Lion Patrol: #UusSkuutti

New video for children out now!

The Lion Patrol show for the youngest children is just recently recorded on video. In the Short movie #UusSkuutti  we hear songs with catchy melodies, and the children get advice on traffic and friendship. Enjoy!

In Finnish only.

Tom Jones -Show

Helsinki Police Department tradition day concert was broadcasted on Alfa tv in March 27, 2021. Soloist: Mikael Saari. You can still watch the show at permanto.fi

Chistmas Concert

The Christmas Concert 2020 was recorded in the empty Rock Church of Helsinki with dazzling soloists, Helena Juntunen and Mika Pohjonen. The concert was sent on Alfa tv and is still free to watch on permanto.

Tuu mun mukaan

Helsinki Police Symphonic Band vocalist Onni Lonka composed a song about friendship and respecting each other. With the song, Onni and the band hope to prevent bullying, still too regularly occuring at school environments.

In November 2020, ‘Tuu mun mukaan’ was elected as the Children’s Song Of The Year in Finland. There were ten songs from which the public could vote their favourite from. The ten songs were hand-picked by professional musicians working with children’s music.

The sheet music is free to download for private use and for schools.

In Finnish only.

 

Children’s Video Series

Helsinki Police Symphonic Band released a video series for children in spring 2020. Among the topics are the emergency number 112, bullying, traffic etc. 

Videos with English subtitles are available on the Helsinki Police Symphonic Band YouTube channel.

We hope that video series will bring joy and safety to as many children as possible.  All videos are free to use e.g. in teaching.

Poliisitube

Helsinki Police Symphonic Band is playing on a YouTube series launched by The Police of Finland. The Police Lion series is aimed for children in day-cares and lower-classes of comprehensive school. In the episodes, children are shown as capable and innovative citizens, who often give advice to their parents or other adults.

There are nine episodes in the series. The topics include traffic-related matters, getting lost, and social media. There is a song included in each episode performed by the Helsinki Police Symphonic Band with own soloists. Children’s Choir from the Suna School (Espoo) is singing the songs as well.

In Finnish only.