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his fellow countryman Osmo Vänskä conducts some of the last music the composer wrote. Featuring Finnish mezzo-soprano Lilli Paasikivi and the London Philharmonic Orchestra. Royal Festival Hall, London, SE1 8XX. www.southbankcentre.co.uk

Vinterfest in Mora, Orsa and Älvdalen (18-21 Feb)

Vinterfest Photo: Ryan Garrison and Graphics by Daniel Garpebring

Vinterfest has been described as “one of Europe’s most enjoyable festivals” by BBC Music Magazine and compared to Gidon Kremer’s historic Lockenhaus Festival in Frankfurter Allgemeine. It offers first-class musical performances in the middle of Dalarna’s stunning countryside, with a focus on smallscale, relaxed and intimate aspects. www.vinterfest.se

Karin Broos – Still life (Until 21 Feb)

Karin Broos Photo: Marc Broos

Karin Broos is one of the most acclaimed Swedish artists of our time, and this exhibition includes about 70 of her paintings, from 2008 until today. Her photo realistic works of seemingly mundane motifs express ambiguous meanings and universal feelings of melancholy and sadness. Tue-Sun 11am-5pm, Thu 11am-8pm. Waldemarsudde, Prins Eugens väg 6, Stockholm. www.waldemarsudde.se

Amorphis (Feb-Jul) Finnish heavy metal masters Amorphis will be playing songs from their 2015 album, Under the Red Cloud, at various venues across Europe this spring. www.amorphis.net

A-ha (Mar-May)

Amorphis Photo: Ville Juurikkala

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Norwegian synth-pop/rock legends A-ha are touring Europe with their tenth studio album, Cast in Steel. a-ha.com

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Scan Magazine, Issue 84, January 2016  

Promoting Brand Scandinavia. Featuring interview with Ace Wilder.

Scan Magazine, Issue 84, January 2016  

Promoting Brand Scandinavia. Featuring interview with Ace Wilder.