UPCOMING EVENTS


Tundo! – Lohja City Orchestra

Date: December 2, 2021

Time: 7 PM

Location: Laurentius Hall, Lohja, Finland

The Lohja City Orchestra will perform Tundo! conducted by the orchestras chief conductor Jukka Untamala. More info here.

Nisus – Turku

Date: December 14, 2021

Time: 7 PM

Location: Wäinö Aaltonen Museum of Art, Turku

My string trio Nisus will be performed by the musicians of the fantastic Nome Quartetat at the Wäinö Aaltonen Museum of Art in Turku. Free admission!

Nisus – Espoo Museum of Modern Art

Date: December 19, 2021

Time: 3 PM

Location: Espoo Museum of Modern Art, Finland

My string trio Nisus will be performed by the musicians of the fantastic Nome Quartetat at Espoo Museum of Modern Art. Concert part of the museum’s admission price, 12€ for grownups, for free for everyone under 18 and over 70.

ICE – World Premiere

Date: January 20, 2022

Time: 7 PM

Location: Sibelius Hall, Lahti

The world premiere in concert of my piece ICE will be performed by the commissioner Sinfonia Lahti conducted by their amazing principal conductor Dalia Stasevska.

Lucrum – Kuopio Symphony Orchestra

Date: March 17, 2022

Time: 7 PM

Location: Kuopio Music Centre, Finland

Kuopio Symphony Orchestra led by the fantastic Maria Itkonen will perform my piece Lucrum, a piece inspired by the deadly sin greed.

 

PAST EVENTS


Vickan & Väinö – Lux Musicae

Date: November 21, 2021

Time: 12 and 2 PM

Location: Sjundeå svenska skola, Finland

VickVickan & Väinö is a bilingual (Swedish and Finnish) fairytale opera for children to the libretto and original story of Marina Motaleff. Cast: Hedvig Paulig soprano, Topias Lundell tenor, Aku Rantama baritone and Sonja Vertainen on accordion. Commissioned and produced by Opera BOX.

At Teasdale’s – Helsinki Music Centre

Date: November 13, 2021

Time: 7:30 PM

Location: Helsinki Music Centre

Helsinki Academic Male Choir KYL (“Kauppakorkeakoulun Ylioppilaskunnan Laulajat”), the male choir of the Student Union of Aalto University School of Business, is going to perform my piece At Teasdale’s at their concert Kultaa ja Platinaa conducted by Visa Yrjölä.

More information is available here and on the Facebook event, and tickets are available here.

Letters – Kauniaisten musiikkijuhlat

Date: November 4, 2021

Time: 7 PM

Location: Uusi Paviljonki, Kauniainen, Finland

My second string quartet Letters will be performed by the Grani Quartet at the festival Kauniaisten musiikkijuhlat in the venue of Uusi Paviljonki in Kauniainen. The concert also includes Leoš Janáček’s second string quartet Intimate Letters, the work that has inspired me to compose Letters. Tickets to the concert can be found here.

Piano Delirium – Malmö Museer

Date: September 22, 2021

Time: 7 PM

Location: Malmö Museer, Sweden

My piece Piano Delirium from 2009 will be performed by the fantastic Reetamaria Rajala at the Finnish Music Concert at Malmö Museum. The concert is free, places to the concert have to be booked beforehand.

Piano Delirium – Swedish Radio

Date: September 22, 2021

Time: 1:15 PM

Location: Swedish Radio

A recording of my piece Piano Delirium from 2009, performed by the  Reetamaria Rajala will be played in the Swedish Radio in the program Iltapäivä på finska. Listen to the whole program here.

CANCELLED – Vickan & Väinö – Helsinki Contemporary Opera Festival

Date: September 3, 2021

Time: 10 AM

Vickan & Väinö is a bilingual (Swedish and Finnish) fairytale opera for children to the libretto and original story of Marina Motaleff. Cast: Hedvig Paulig soprano, Ville Salonen tenor, Markus Nieminen baritone and Sonja Vertainen accordion. Commissioned and produced by Opera BOX.

EDIT: Due to tightened Coronavirus restrictions in Southern Finland this event has been cancelled.

CANCELLED – Vickan & Väinö – Helsinki Contemporary Opera Festival

Date: September 2, 2021

Time: 10 AM

Location: Alexander Theatre, Helsinki

VickVickan & Väinö is a bilingual (Swedish and Finnish) fairytale opera for children to the libretto and original story of Marina Motaleff. Cast: Hedvig Paulig soprano, Ville Salonen tenor, Markus Nieminen baritone and Sonja Vertainen accordion. Commissioned and produced by Opera BOX.

EDIT: Due to tightened Coronavirus restrictions in Southern Finland this event has been cancelled.

CANCELLED – Vibrations – World Premiere

Date: August 10, 2021

Time: 6 PM

Location: Tikkurila Church, Vantaa, Finland

The World Premiere of my new trio Vibrations for recorder, violin and organ will take place on the 10th of August at the baroque music festival Vantaa BRQ in Finland. The piece will be performed by the commissioner, the fantastic Rosetta Ensemble.

EDIT: The world premiere of Vibrations was cancelled due to sudden illness of one performer.

Fretus – World Premiere

Date: August 7, 2021

Location: Styrsö, Sweden

The World Premiere of my new piece Fretus for string orchestra will take place on the 7th of August in the archipelago at Styrsö Kammarmusikdagar in Sweden.

ICE – Video World Premiere

Date: August 6, 2021

Time: 11:45 AM

Location: Kansalaistori, Helsinki

The pre-recorded video world premiere of my piece ICE will be performed by the commissioner Sinfonia Lahti conducted by their amazing principal conductor Dalia Stasevska. The video premiere will be performed at 11:45 on the big screen of Helsinki Music Centre, the event is free for everyone.