Saturday 26.11 at 4pm at Arkadia: Classical guitar concert by Ilkka Turta

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Dear friend of Arkadia,

You are invited to a classical guitar concert by Ilkka Turta on Saturday 26.11 at 4pm at Arkadia (Nervanderinkatu 11)

– Francesco Canova da Milano – Fantasia VII
– Luys de Narvàez – La Canción del Emperador
– Francesco Canova da Milano – Ricercare LVII
– Alonso Mudarra – Fantasia X

Miguel Llobet (1878-1938)
-Canço del lladre
– El testament d’Amelia
– El noi de la Mare

Miroslav Tadic (1959-)
– Macedonian Girl

Leo Brouwer (1939-)
– Fandangos y Boleros
– Sarabanda de Scriabin
– La Toccata de Pasquini

Toshio Hosokawa (1955-)
-Komori-uta (Wiegenlied)


Warm regards,


Entrance is free but a donation of €3 (or more!) to fund the event is suggested and would be most welcome. If you have no loose change or coins we gladly accept payment via Visa Electron or Mastercard etc. !

Born in Turku, Finland, in 1987, Ilkka Turta began his musical journey with the guitar in 1997 with Matti Sillanpää. He subsequently studied classical guitar with Risto Vuorinen at the Turku Music Institute, and afterwards at the Turku Music Academy under the guidance of Timo Korhonen, Ismo Eskelinen and Jyrki Myllärinen. Between 2013-2015 he studied his master diploma in Belgium with maestra Raphaella Smits. Turta regularly gives both solo and chamber music recitals, and has performed in London, Athens, St. Petersburg, Brussels, Tallin and in his native Finland, among many others. His programs consist of music from the Renaissance to the music of our time. Besides solo concerts Turta has also been active with different chamber music collaborations, pop music and a theater musician, in the fields of puppetry and traditional theater.