Though opera performances are postponed until next year due to the coronavirus pandemic, the Opera Festival delights audiences with concerts and a singing competition in summer 2021.
A Night by Lake Saimaa and the visiting performance of YL Male Voice Choir are relocated from Olavinlinna to Kerimäki Church. The Timo Mustakallio Singing Competition will take place in Savonlinna Hall. The YL Male Voice Choir concert has also been rescheduled.
Karita Mattila’s orchestral galas will be cancelled, but her new performances with a pianist in Kerimäki Church will complete the summer’s concert repertoire.
Read the news about changes to the summer 2021 festival here.