Originally hailing from Finland, the legendary Tarja has enthralled audiences with her unique music rooted in heavy metal. A soprano singer boasting an incredible three-octave range, Tarja is known for her energetic, powerful and impressive sound which has filled concert halls and metal festivals around Europe!
After being classically trained at the Sibelius Academy, Tarja Turunen was the former lead vocalist of Finnish symphonic metal band Nightwish, which she formed in 1996 alongside Tuomas Holopanien and Emppu Vurien. In 2006, Tarja began her solo career in 2006, releasing her Christmas album called Henkays julkisuudesta. Following this, she has released several albums including My Winter Storm (2007), What Lies Beneath (2012) and her first classical studio album, Ave-Maria-En Plein Air (2015).
Following the cancellation of her extensive 2020 tour, Tarja has announced new dates for her 2022 tour around the world.
184 Camden High St, Camden Town, London NW1 8QP, London1
Sunday, 06 Feb