UPCOMING EVENTS


CANCELLED – Via Crucis – in Jyväskylä

Date: April 10, 2020

Time: 3 PM

Location: Koukkalan pyhä kirkko, Jyväskylä

My first string quartet Via Crucis will be performed by the Felis Quartet at the wonderful modern wooden church of Koukkala in Jyväskylä. Free entry, program 10/5€.
EDIT: Due to the Coronavirus this event has been cancelled.

CANCELLED – Via Crucis – Hetan musiikkipäivät

Date: April 11, 2020

Time: 9 PM

Location: Enontekiön kirkko, Hetta, Finland

My first string quartet Via Crucis will get its most northern performance by musicians from the Lapland Chamber Orchestra at Hetan Musiikkipäivät.
EDIT: Due to the Coronavirus this event has been cancelled.

CANCELLED – Lucrum – Gävle Symphony Orchestra

Date: April 16, 2020

Time: 7 PM

Location: Kulturhuset Galda Hudik, Sweden

The Swedish Gävle Symphony Orchestra conducted by Christian Reif will perform my piece Lucrum in Hudik.

EDIT: Due to the Coronavirus this event has been cancelled.

CANCELLED – Lucrum – Gävle Symphony Orchestra

Date: April 17, 2020

Time: 7 PM

Location: Gävle Konserthus, Sweden

The Swedish Gävle Symphony Orchestra conducted by Christian Reif will perform my piece Lucrum in their season program.

EDIT: Due to the Coronavirus this event has been cancelled.

CANCELLED – At Teasdale’s – Helsinki

Date: April 18, 2020

Time: 11:15 AM

Location: Helsinki Music Centre

The Finnish Line conducted by Atte Heikkinen will perform At Teasdale’s at the VII International Leevi Madetoja Male Voice Choir Competition in the great hall of Helsinki Music Centre. Ticket 10 €.

CANCELLED – Vidkänning – Finnish premiere

Date: April 25, 2020

The Eviva Choir will sing the Finnish premiere of the piece Vidkänning. 
EDIT: The concert has been postponed to autumn 2020.

Sydänlaulu – in Düsseldorf

Date: April 25, 2020

Time: 7:30 PM

Location: Kammermusiksaal, Robert Schumann Hochschule Düsseldorf

Lukas Döhler will perform my piece Sydänlaulu. More info coming soon!

Sydänlaulu – Lange Nacht der Neuen Musik

Date: May 30, 2020

Location: Partika Saal, Robert Schumann Hochschule Düsseldorf

Lukas Döhler will perform my piece Sydänlaulu at the Robert Schumann Hochschule in Düsseldorf. More info coming soon!

Requiem for Our Earth – UNM Finland

Date: August 25, 2020

Time: 7PM

Location: Pyynikkisali, Tampere Conservatory, Finland

UNM Finland has chosen Requiem for Our Earth for this years UNM (Young Nordic Music) Festival, taking place in Tampere. The piece will be performed by Tampere Cappella conducted by Professor Markus Yli-Jokipii in Pyynikkisali at Tampere Conservatory.

Minna and Aino – Tallinn Music Week 2020

Date: August 29, 2020

Time: 6:30 PM

Location: Tallinn Baptist Church, Kalju 1, Tallinn, Estonia

My Piano Quintets Minna and Aino will be presented by TampereRaw at this years edition of Tallinn Music Week 2020.
EDIT: Due to the Coronavirus the event has been moved to the 29th of August 2020.

 

PAST EVENTS


CANCELLED – Tundo! – Australian Premiere

Date: April 8, 2020

Time: 8:30 PM

Location: Elisabeth Murdoch Hall, Melbourne Recital Centre, Australia

The Australian premiere of the orchestral piece Tundo! will be performed by the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra conducted by Håkan Hardenberger.
EDIT: Due to the Coronavirus this event has been cancelled.

CANCELLED – Requiem for our Earth

Date: March 23, 2020

Time: 7 PM

Location: Camerata, Helsinki Music Centre

The wonderful Akademiska Damkören Lyran conducted by the equally wonderful Jutta Seppinen are are giving a second performance of the hugely acclaimed global crisis themed concert Epilog. The concert consists of the two pieces Kodecs/Codecs by Perttu Haapanen and Requiem for our Earth by yours truly. Both pieces were commissioned by Lyran and premiered by Lyran on November 7th 2019.

EDIT: Due to the Coronavirus this event has been cancelled.

CANCELLED – Epitaph – Tampere Biennale 2020

Date: March 18, 2020

Time: 7 PM

Location: Tampere Old Church, Finland

Tuomas Turriago will perform my piece Epitaph at the pre event concert of the Tampere Biennale Festival 2020. Free entry!
EDIT: Due to the Coronavirus this event has been cancelled.

CANCELLED – Sydänlaulu – US premiere

Date: March 16, 2020

Time: 7 PM

Location: Pikes Peak Community College, Colorado Springs

Martha Muehleisen, the adjunct professor of violin at University of Colorado at Colorado Springs will play the US premiere of my solo violin piece Sydänlaulu on March 16th at 7 PM at Pikes Peak Community College in Colorado Springs.

Guest lecture at Malmö Academy of Music

Date: March 3, 2020

Location: Malmö Academy of Music, Sweden

I’m going to give a guest lecture about my music at Malmö Academy of Music.

Tundo! with Colorado Springs Philharmonic

Date: February 23, 2020

Time: 2:30 PM

Location: Pikes Peak Center for the Performing Arts, Colorado Springs, USA

Very happy to get a second performance of my orchestral piece Tundo! performed by the Colorado Springs Philharmonic conducted by Christian Reif.

Tundo! USA Premiere

Date: February 22, 2020

Time: 7:30 PM

Location: Pikes Peak Center for the Performing Arts, Colorado Springs, USA

Very happy to make my debut in the USA with my orchestral piece Tundo! performed by the Colorado Springs Philharmonic conducted by Christian Reif.

Piano Delirium – Connect Festival 2020

Date: February 7, 2020

Location: Malmö, Sweden

My piece Piano Delirium from 2009 will be performed by Reetamaria Rajala at the annual Connect Festival in Malmö.

Shapes – Sibafest 2020

Date: February 1, 2020

Time: 3 PM

Location: Camerata, Helsinki Music Centre

Accordionist Kiia-Maria Piispa will perform the movements I. The Rhomb and V. Dots from my solo suite Shapes at Sibafest.

Guest lecture at the University of Helsinki

Date: January 27, 2020

Time: 4-6 PM

Location: University of Helsinki

I will give a guest lecture about my children operas to the students of the teacher program at the University of Helsinki.