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Contact details for the music institute’s administration, office, janitors and service locations.


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Acting Principal Kimmo Kola
tel. 040 511 6256

Vs rehtori Kimmo Kola

Vice Principal Ulla Hairo-Lax
tel. 040 511 6254

Apulaisrehtori Ulla Hairo-Lax

Acting Vice Principal Kaisa Vokkolainen
tel. 040 511 6255


Vantaan musiikkiopiston apulaisrehtori Kaisa Vokkolainen.


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Customer service is open Mon–Fri at 9:00 a.m.–12:00 noon and 1:00–3:00 p.m.4 

Study Affairs Secretary Seija Elfving (student affairs, tuition fees, salaries)
tel. 040 843 7401

toimistosihteeri Seija Elfving

Study Affairs Secretary Lisa Sjöström (financial administration, VMI)
tel. 043 830 1064

Vantaan musiikkiopiston opintosihteeri Lisa Sjöström.

Cultural Producer Erik Marttinen
tel. 050 318 1654

kulttuurituottaja Erik Marttinen


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Ari Ruoho, Main teaching location, Cultural Centre Orvokki (Orvokkitie 15)
tel. 043 825 4711
Available Mon–Thu at 1:00–9:00 p.m., Fri at 1:00–7:15 p.m.

Vantaan musiikkiopiston Kulttuurikeskus Orvokin vahtimestari Ari Ruoho.

Pekka Rautiainen, Main teaching location, Myyrmäki (Patotie 2)
tel. 050 314 6370
Available Mon–Thu at 1:00–8:30 p.m., Fri at 1:00–6:45 p.m.
Vantaa Music Institute’s loan instrument office, tel. 050 314 6370

Liisa Seppänen, Main teaching location, Lummetie (Lummetie 4)
tel. 050 303 6138
Available Mon–Thu at 3:00–9:00 p.m., Fri at 3:00–7:00 p.m.


The Vantaa Music Institute offers music education services at approximately 20 different locations in both Finnish and Swedish. The institute’s main teaching locations are in the Tikkurila Library Building, at Cultural Centre Orvokki, and in Myyrmäki. In addition, lessons and practice sessions also take place at various schools and day-care centres in Vantaa.


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