28 relations: Antonio Vivaldi, Don Johnson Big Band, Espoo, Finland, Finnish Cultural Foundation, Géza Szilvay, Giovanni Battista Guadagnini, Helsinki, Ilkka Kuusisto, Indiana University, International Jean Sibelius Violin Competition, Järvenpää, Jean Sibelius, Johann Sebastian Bach, Miriam Fried, Nightwish, Ondine (record label), Partita for Violin No. 2 (Bach), Paula Koivuniemi, Paula Vesala, Rajaton, RinneRadio, Sibelius Academy, Taneli Kuusisto, The Four Seasons (Vivaldi), Violin Concerto (Sibelius), Voces intimae (Sibelius), 4 (2007 film).
Antonio Lucio Vivaldi (4 March 1678 – 28 July 1741) was an Italian Baroque musical composer, virtuoso violinist, teacher and cleric.
Christmas is an annual festival commemorating the birth of Jesus Christ,Martindale, Cyril Charles.
The Christmas season, also called the festive season, or the holiday season (mainly in the U.S. and Canada; often simply called the holidays),, is an annually recurring period recognized in many Western and Western-influenced countries that is generally considered to run from late November to early January.
Christmas Eve is the evening or entire day before Christmas Day, the festival commemorating the birth of Jesus.
Christmas traditions vary from country to country.
Don Johnson Big Band is an alternative hip hop group from Helsinki, Finland.
Espoo (Esbo) is the second largest city and municipality in Finland.
Finland (Suomi; Finland), officially the Republic of Finland is a country in Northern Europe bordering the Baltic Sea, Gulf of Bothnia, and Gulf of Finland, between Norway to the north, Sweden to the northwest, and Russia to the east.
Finnish Cultural Foundation (Suomen Kulttuurirahasto) is a private nonprofit foundation dedicated to the promotion of culture and science in Finland.
Professor Géza Szilvay (born 13 September 1943) is a Hungarian violinist, teacher and conductor.
Giovanni Battista Guadagnini (or "G. B. Guadagnini"); (23 June 1711 – 18 September 1786) was an Italian luthier, regarded as one of the finest craftsmen of string instruments in history.
Helsinki (or;; Helsingfors) is the capital city and most populous municipality of Finland.
Ilkka Taneli Kuusisto (born 26 April 1933 in Helsinki) is a Finnish composer of popular opera and father of Jaakko Kuusisto and Pekka Kuusisto.
Indiana University (IU) is a multi-campus public university system in the state of Indiana, United States.
The International Jean Sibelius Violin Competition, named after Finnish composer Jean Sibelius, is a competition for violinists up to age 30.
Järvenpää (Träskända) is a town and municipality of Finland.
Jean Sibelius, born Johan Julius Christian Sibelius (8 December 186520 September 1957), was a Finnish composer and violinist of the late Romantic and early-modern periods.
Johann Sebastian Bach (28 July 1750) was a composer and musician of the Baroque period, born in the Duchy of Saxe-Eisenach.
Miriam Fried (born 9 September 1946) is a Romanian-born Israeli classical violinist and pedagogue.
New Year is the time or day at which a new calendar year begins and the calendar's year count increments by one.
New Year's Day, also called simply New Year's or New Year, is observed on January 1, the first day of the year on the modern Gregorian calendar as well as the Julian calendar.
In the Gregorian calendar, New Year's Eve (also known as Old Year's Day or Saint Sylvester's Day in many countries), the last day of the year, is on 31 December which is the seventh day of Christmastide.
Nightwish are a symphonic metal band from Kitee, Finland.
Ondine is a Finnish classical record label founded in 1985 in Helsinki, Finland, where the company is still based, and today offers an extremely eclectic catalogue of both contemporary Finnish music, as well as recordings with major Finnish and international artists.
The Partita in D minor for solo violin (BWV 1004) by Johann Sebastian Bach was written between 1717 and 1720.
Paula Kristiina Koivuniemi (born 19 June 1947) is a Finnish singer who started her singing career in the 1960s.
Paula Julia Vesala (born December 10, 1981) is a Finnish singer-songwriter, actress, and playwright.
Rajaton is a Finnish a cappella ensemble, founded in Helsinki in 1997.
RinneRadio is group of electro jazz pioneers from Finland.
The Sibelius Academy (Taideyliopisto Sibelius-Akatemia, Konstuniversitetets Sibelius-Akademi) is part of the University of the Arts Helsinki and a university-level music school which operates in Helsinki and Kuopio, Finland.
Taneli Kuusisto (19 June 1905 – 30 March 1988) was a Finnish composer, music critic, teacher and choir leader.
The Four Seasons (Le quattro stagioni) is a group of four violin concerti by Italian composer Antonio Vivaldi, each of which gives musical expression to a season of the year.
The Violin Concerto in D minor, Op. 47, was written by Jean Sibelius in 1904, revised in 1905.
Voces intimae (English translation: "Intimate voices" or "Inner voices"), Op.
2018 has been designated as the third International Year of the Reef by the International Coral Reef Initiative.
2019 (MMXIX) will be a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2019th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 19th year of the 3rd millennium, the 19th year of the 21st century, and the 10th and last year of the 2010s decade.
4 is a 2007 Australian documentary film directed by Tim Slade exploring Antonio Vivaldi's The Four Seasons through the eyes of four violinists in four countries.