Kuopio Music Center, constructed in 1985, is located just several blocks from Kuopio’s famous market square and Lake Kallavesi. It hosts over 300 events annually with an attendance level between 100,000-150,000 guests. Home of the Kuopio Symphony Orchestra, it offers a high standard of musical experiences for all music enthusiasts. Almost every week, International level guest conductors and soloists perform on stage with the Kuopio Symphony Orchestra. The most talented Finnish artists of the pop and rock scene hold their concert tours at the Kuopio Music Center.