Milestones

2020

  • Music video: Earth Song as a part of the international “Sing Around The gloBe” project, Youtube
  • Release: Run to You virtual choir project, Spotify and Youtube

2019

  • Concert: Joint Christmas concert with the Monte-Carlo Philharmonic Orchestra in Monaco
  • Concert: Christmas concert Grexin joulu at Holy Trinity Church, Nice
  • Tour: Nice, France and Monaco, Monaco
  • Concert: Christmas concert Grexin joulu in Mikael Agricola church
  • Release: Grexin joulu christmas songs, Spotify and Youtube
  • Concert: Elokuvissa, film music at Savoy Theatre
  • Media: Kulttuurirahaston suurpalkinto Marjukka Riihimäelle (published in SULASOL 2/2019)

2018

  • Concert: Christmas concert Grexin joulu in Mikael Agricola church
  • Concert: Valot Sammuu, featuring rap artist Cheek at Lahti ski jumping hill
  • Concert: Vedessä Palaa in Merimelojien Maja, Helsinki
  • Concert: Spektri in Vapaan Taiteen Tila, Helsinki

2017

  • Concert: Christmas concert Grexin joulu in Mikael Agricola church
  • Concert: Ultra Bra, featuring the band at Hartwall Arena, Helsinki
  • Concert: Minusta Sinuun, featuring artist Virpi Eroma in Valkoinen Sali, Helsinki
  • Concert: Rajaton 20th anniversary concert, featuring the a cappella ensemble at Finlandia Hall
  • Tour: Jūrmala, Latvia
  • Concert: Järven tarina & Metsän tarina concert at Metro-Areena
  • Competition: International Baltic sea choir competition, Latvia
  • Concert: Burviba – concert in church of Suomenlinna
  • Concert: Lumo – a second concert in Vaasa city hall at Vaasa Choir Festival
  • Concert: Silence – concert in Helsinki old church

2016

  • Concert: Christmas concert Grexin joulu in Mikael Agricola church
  • Concert: Christmas concert Grexin joulu in The Church of St. Lawrence
  • Concert: Ennio Morricone The 60 Years of Music Tour – Live in Helsinki in Hartwall Arena
  • Concert: Lumo – Anniversary concert by Marjukka Riihimäki & Grex Musicus in Helsinki Music Centre
  • Concert: Rest in Cirko
  • Concert: Tunne in Vaasa city hall at Vaasa Choir Festival

2015

  • Concert: Christmas concert Grexin joulu in Mikael Agricola church
  • Concert: Joint Christmas concert with Helsinki University Symphony Orchestra in Paavalinkirkko
  • Concert: Tunne in Astoria Hall and at Sibelius High School
  • Concert: Grex goes Gospel in Lähetyskirkko

2014

  • Concert: Christmas concert Grexin joulu in Mikael Agricola church
  • Media: “Grex Musicus laulaa laajalla skaalalla” (Fin, published in Rondo 10/2014)
  • Concert: Featuring rap artist Cheek in Olympiastadion
  • Music video: Meri (in cooperation with Luomustudio)

2013

  • Event: New Year’s Eve at the Senate Square 2014
  • Music video: Gøta (in cooperation with Luomustudio)
  • Media: “Kun kuoro, yleisö ja tila ovat yhtä” (Fin, published in Sulasol 9/2013)
  • Concert: Reddress at Helsinki Festival
  • Concert: Joint concert with Juvenalia Choir at Sellosali as a part of the concert series Spring of the Choirs
  • Concert: Joint concert with Musica Choir at The House of Nobility
  • TV Show: Kuninkaalliset häät (Nelonen)
  • Media: “Grex Musicus Tangon pyörteissä. Konserttimatka Buenos Airesiin 26.12.2012–7.1.2013” (Fin, published in SULASOL 2/2013)

2012

  • Tour: Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Concert: Joint concert with Philomela at Tapiola Hall
  • Media: “Kuorokonsertti oli suuri loitsu” (Fin, published in Helsingin Sanomat Oct 18, 2012)

2011

  • Tour: Singapore
  • Media: 20th anniversary concert review (Fin, published in YLE Satumaa website Nov 7, 2011)
  • Concert: 20th anniversary concert in the Great Hall of the University of Helsinki
  • Media: “Marjukka Riihimäki laulattaa nuoria ja vanhoja” (Fin, published in SULASOL 3/2011)
  • Production: TATTOO! 2011 tour with The Finnish Defence Forces

2010

  • Tour: Miami and Naples, Florida, USA
  • CD: Joulun Valo

2009

  • TV Show: Suomen paras kuoro (YLE)
  • Tour: Tokyo and Sendai, Japan
  • Production: Ilkka Kuusisto’s opera “Gabriel, tule takaisin!” at Finnish National Opera

2008

  • Media: “Vokal magik i den blå timmen” (Swe, published in Hufvudstadsbladet Mar 19, 2008)
  • Concert: Reddress at Lake Tuusula Chamber Music Festival

2007

  • CD: Blue Magic
  • Tour: Germany

2006

  • Competition: II International Harald Andersén Chamber Choir Competition: Third prize
  • Media: “Menestyvä kuoro viihtyy yhdessä” (Fin, published in Kauppalehti Mar 10, 2006)
  • Media: “Grex Musicus 15 år” (Swe, published in Hufvudstadsbladet Mar 8, 2006)
  • Media: “Laulun juhlaa” (Fin, published in Helsingin Sanomat May 8, 2006)
  • Tour: Buenos Aires, Argentina

2005

  • Production: Mozart’s opera “La clemenza di Tito” in cooperation with Sibelius Academy
  • Media: “Kultainen kosketus” (Fin, published in SULASOL 5/2005)
  • Competition: Tampere Vocal Music Festival: 3 golden stamps and a Grand Prix
  • Tour: Stockholm, Sweden

2004

  • Tour: Cork, Ireland
  • Production: Mascagni’s opera “Cavalleria Rusticana” in cooperation with Espoon Musiikkiteatteriyhdistys
  • Competition: Cork International Choral Festival: Second prize

2003

  • Tour: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

2001

  • Tour: Tallinn, Estonia
  • Competition: Tampere Vocal Music Festival: 2 golden stamps

2000

  • Production: Erkki Melartin’s opera “Aino” in cooperation with Juvenalia Music Institute
  • Tour: England

1999

  • CD: Making of the Drum
  • Tour: Cuba

1998

  • Production: Ilkka Kuusisto’s opera “Gabriel, tule takaisin!” at Finnish National Opera
  • Tour: South Africa
  • Production: Bizet’s opera “Djamileh” in cooperation with Juvenalia Music Institute
  • Competition: Vaasa Youth Choir Competition: First prize

1997

  • Production: ”Movement Echoing” in cooperation with Olli Kortekangas and Päivi Järvinen
  • Tour: Great Britain

1996

  • Tour: Greece
  • CD: Grex Musicus

1995

  • Production: Olli Kortekangas’s opera “Joonan kirja”, first public performance at Finnish National Opera
  • Competition: Tampere Vocal Music Festival: Two golden stamps

1994

  • Competition: Klemetti Youth Choir Competition: First prize

1993

  • Competition: Tampere Vocal Music Festival: One golden stamp

1991

  • Competition: Tampere Vocal Music Festival: Two golden stamps