Theo Bleckmann feat. Oulu Symphony Orchestra & UMO


10.11. 19.00

Madetoja Hall

Theo Bleckmann feat. Oulu Symphony Orchestra & UMO
Oulu Sinfonia

Ed Partyka


Theo Bleckmann vocals
UMO Helsinki Jazz Orchestra
Oulu Symphony Orchestra

Vocal chameleon and composer Theo Bleckmann has successfully balanced styles from classical to jazz, inventing his own distinct voice along the way. Bleckmann will be the soloist in concerts with the Oulu Symphony Orchestra and the UMO Helsinki Jazz Orchestra in November both in Oulu and Helsinki. Conductor for this special ensemble is Ed Partyka, the chief conductor and artistic director of UMO.

Duration about 2 h (incl. intermission)

Tickets 35 € adult / 29 € pensioner / 19 € student, unemployed, child (3–17 yrs)
Free entry to the Oulu concert for Kaikukortti holders (limited amount, must be purchased in advance from Oulu10 service point).

Prices include service fee. Order fee 2 €/order when bought from Ticketmaster shops or 1,50 €/order when bought from Ticketmaster online shop will be added, excluding tickets purchased at Madetoja Hall ticket booth and Kaikukortti-tickets.


UMO Helsinki Jazz Orchestra is the only professional orchestra in Finland specialised in jazz and new rhythm-oriented music. The big band of 16 musicians plays about 100 concerts every year in Finland and abroad. The orchestra plays a diverse range of modern music that is on the pulse of the times. The programme consists from jazz to soul and classical music, mixing old and new in surprising way, from children to senior citizens.

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