In english


Kymi Brass is a national brass music festival held every year at
the North Kymi Music Institute ( in the SE Finland town of Kouvola.

In the 17 years since it was founded, Kymi Brass has featured
a host of front-line brass players from all over the world – James Morrison (AU),
Boston Brass (USA), Jeroen Berwaerts (BE, trumpet), Alessandro Fossi (IT),
Sergio Carolino & the European Tuba Trio (tuba), Solistiseitsikko Imperial (FI),
Jens Bjørn-Larsen (DK, tuba), Jouko Harjanne (FI, trumpet),
Pasi Pirinen (FI, trumpet) and Harri Lidsle (FI, tuba), to name just a few.

First-class private and ensemble tuition is provided during
the Kymi Brass weekend, along with a feast of brass music
in concerts at venues ranging from churches to taverns.

Kymi Brass XVIII will be held on November 2 – 4, 2018!

Aleksi Saraskari

Artistic Director

+358 500 849 941

Päivi Stenvall


Jukka Kumpulainen


+358 400 151 998