UPCOMING EVENTS


Radio Program – Ecology and Music

Start date: June 24, 2020

End date: August 6, 2020

Time: 3 PM

The Finnish Broadcasting Company’s (YLE) program Kultuuriykkönen discussed music and ecology. Conductor Jutta Seppinen, guitarist Petri Kumela, musicology docent Juha Torvinen, me and journalist Vesa Kytöoja discussed what responsibilities composers, musicians and concert organisers have considering the climate crisis. The program includes three excerpts of my Requiem for Our Earth.

Helene – World Premiere

Date: August 7, 2020

Time: 1 PM

Location: Janakkala Church

My third Piano Quintet Helene will get it’s world premiere at the fifth Kokonainen Festival in Janakkala and will be live streamed by the Finnish Broadcasting Company.

Framtidens skugga – World premiere

Date: August 9, 2020

Time: 3 PM

Location: Solhälla, Pellinge, Finland

Mezzo soprano Monica Groop and pianist Juhani Lagerspetz will at Pellinge Festival give the world premiere of the new song cycle Framtidens skugga composed to poems by Edit Södergran.

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.

Minna – Stockholm Concert Hall

Date: January 22, 2021

Time: 8:30 PM

Location: Stockholm Concert Hall

Tampere Raw will perform my first Piano Quintet Minna – Pictures from the Life of Minna Canth at Stockholm Concert Hall. It will be the first performance of the entire piece in Sweden.

 

PAST EVENTS


Sydänlaulu – Stuttgart

Date: July 12, 2020

Time: 3 PM

Location: Hochschule für Musik und Darstellende Kunst Stuttgart

Paulina Riquelme studying at the Hochschule für Musik und Darstellende Kunst Stuttgart will perform Sydänlaulu (version for viola) at the event “Violissimo”.

CANCELLED – 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!

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.

CANCELLED – 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!

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 – 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 – 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 – 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 – 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 – 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.