Elevator music tour
Ilana Gothoni, violin
Jasmin Noel-Beams, viola
Turku Music Festival brings elevator music to the city center! Turku Music Festival and Turku City Centre Association enter unknown territory when producing an elevator music tour in the elevators of the city center during the opening of the 60th edition of the Turku Music Festival 8.8.2019. Ilana Gothoni and Jasmine Noel-Beams will play violin-viola-duos in three elevators in the Turku city center, amounting to almost three hours in total. Elevators are situated in the renewing heart of the city, next to the market square. Two of the elevators are completely new, like the scenic elevator of Sokos Wiklund and the Hansatori elevator in the Hansa Block. In addition to those, there is a traditional elevator from P-Louhi to Mehiläinen. In addition to market square’s surroundings, musical performances are also situated at the new funicular.
14:30-15:30 Mehiläinen Kauppiaskatu, P-Louhi elevators
15:30-16:30 Hansa Block, the Hansatori elevator
16:30-17:30 Sokos Wiklund, Walo rooftop –scenic elevator
Three 15-minute performances will be played in each elevator. In Funicular, there will be two 15-minute performances. The performances are free of charge.