Subsonic Ensemble will be touring the UK including a special concert at St Ethelburgas. Kristiina Ilmonen and Nathan Riki Thomson of the ensemble will also have a workshop at the Guildhall School of Music on May 23rd.
Subsonic Ensemble features musicians from Finland, Australia, Brazil, and Wales playing ancient instruments such as the Finnish kantele, Brazilian berimbau, Nordic overtone flutes, strings, voices and African kalimbas.
Concerts for Subsonic Ensemble
May 20 The Forge - London, UK
May 21 Borough Theatre - Abergavenny, Wales
May 24 St Ethelburgas Centre for Reconciliation & Peace
Besides Subsonic Ensemble, Kristiina Ilmonen has various other groups and projects she performs with, as well as solo performances. Her group Suunta combines experimental improvised and composed music with visual material in a collaboration of Timo Väänänen, Anna-Kaisa Liedes and Kristiina Ilmonen, who all have a long and extensive experience in the Finnish folk/world music scene in various projects.
Concerts for Kristiina Ilmonen (solo) and Suunta
April 17 Alsion - Sønderborg, Denmark
April 18 Landesvertretung of Schleswig-Holstein - Berlin, Germany (with Suunta)
April 20 Musikschule - Flensburg, Germany (workshop)
April 20 Museum Oldemorstoft - Bov, Denmark
April 21 Museumsbeerg - Flensburg, Germany
April 21 St. Johannis Kirche - Flensburg, Germany