20651
Michigan
Finnish-America’s Copper Country and the Sibelius Academy Music Festival
Program No. 20651RJ
Length
6 days
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6 days
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At a Glance

Hidden in the scenic Copper Country of Michigan’s Upper Peninsula is a flourishing Finnish-American community. Immerse yourself in the Finnish-American influence of the area through hands-on workshops, presentations and demonstrations. Visit an authentic Finnish homestead, a copper mine, and the beautiful Porcupine Mountains. Enjoy classical and contemporary performances by student musicians from the world-renowned Sibelius Music Academy of Helsinki, Finland.
Small Group
Small Group
Love to learn and explore in a small-group setting? These adventures offer small, personal experiences with groups of 10 to 24 participants.

Best of all, you'll ...

  • Meet the Sibelius musicians, discuss their music and attend the finale concert of the Sibelius Academy Music Festival.
  • Pluck a tune on the kantele, feast on delectable Finnish dishes, and learn some basic folk dance steps.
  • Enjoy the scenic views and waterfalls of the Porcupine Mountains--one of the Upper Peninsula's crown jewels.

General Notes

Performances are by students from the Sibelius Academy, but may not include compositions by Jean Sibelius.
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