Concerts

Songs of Life and Death

Annemari Moilanen, mezzo soprano

Musicians from Oulu Symphony

Oulu Finland (premiere)

May 4th 2016

Chamber music concert of Oulu Symphony


Rakennetaan koulu! -chamber opera

-Chamber Opera (composed together with Tapio Lappalainen)

The students of Valteri Onerva School

Paavo Nisula, baritone

Jyväskylä Sinfonia String Quartett

April 19th 2016


Neliniminen nainen

- for soprano and guitar (Text: Jenni Kinnunen)

Suvi Väyrynen, soprano

Yvonne Zehner, guitar

Passauer Saiten -Festival, Passau, Germany

March 6th 2016 (premiere)

Passauer Saiten -Festival


Ruutin aaria

(from Hiekkasilmä -chamber opera, text: Jenni Kinnunen)

Lisa Fornhammar, soprano

Petri Kauppinen, dancer

Nathan Archer, percussions

Johanna Tilus, piano

Markku Korhonen, clarinet

Anne-Mari Kanniainen, accordion

UML-Festival, Oulu Finland

September 29th 2015

UML -Festival


Fingers to the Bone

– for two violins (2004)

Duo Gelland

Martin Gelland, violin

Cecilia Gelland, violin

Tage für Neue Musik, Zürich, Switzerland

November 14th 2014

Tage für Neue Musik -Festival - Dissonance


Fingers to the Bone

– for two violins (2004)

Liina Räikkönen, violin

Austra Steke, violin

UML-Festival, Oulu Finland

November 1st 2014

UML-Festival


Fingers to the Bone

– for two violins (2004)

Duo Gelland

Martin Gelland, violin

Cecilia Gelland, violin

Minneapolis, U.S.A.

October 24th 2014


Fingers to the Bone

– for two violins (2004)

Duo Gelland

Martin Gelland, violin

Cecilia Gelland, violin

Radial System V, Berlin, Germany

September 6th 2014

Nachtmusik schwedisch - Roundtown


Fingers to the Bone

– for two violins (2004)

Duo Gelland

Martin Gelland, violin

Cecilia Gelland, violin

Korsholm Music Festival, Mustasaari, Finland

August 3rd 2014


Rakennetaan koulu!

-Chamber Opera (composed together with Tapio Lappalainen)

The students of Onerva Mäki School

Paavo Nisula, baritone

Academus String Quartet (JAMK - University of Applied Sciences)

April 16th 2014, Alvar Aalto Museum, Jyväskylä, Finland

April 15th 2014, Alvar Aalto Museum, Jyväskylä, Finland

April 10th 2014, Alvar Aalto Museum, Jyväskylä, Finland

April 9th 2014, Alvar Aalto Museum, Jyväskylä, Finland

April 8th 2014, Alvar Aalto Museum, Jyväskylä, Finland (premiere)

Rakennetaan koulu! - news at YLE Finnish Broadcasting Company

Rakennetaan koulu! - Article in Helsingin Sanomat

Rakennetaan koulu! - article in Keskisuomalainen


Rakennetaan Koulu! - Article in Helsingin Sanomat news paper (14.4.2014)


Fingers to the Bone – for two violins (2004)

Duo Gelland

Martin Gelland, violin

Cecilia Gelland, violin

Samtida Musik Vårflod, Stockholm, Sweden

March 22nd 2014

Samtida Musik -Festival


Sylvian joululaulu (arrangement)

Borealis Brass

Jane Aspnes, horn

Karen Gustafson, trumpet

Hannah Johnson, trumpet

James Bicigo, trombone

John Aspnes, tuba

March 19th 2013, Shah Alam, Malaysia

March 18th 2013, Shah Alam, Malaysia

December 23th 2012, Veroli, Italy

December 22th 2012, Fiuggi Città, Italy

December 22th 2012, Vallepietra, Italy

December 21th 2012, Fiuggi, Italy

December 20th 2012, Alatri, Italy

December 19th 2012, Roma, Italy (premiere)


Three small pieces for violin trio

Anna Korri, violin

Sofia Pirttinen, violin

Karoliina Heinänen, violin

Kristiina Penttinen, director

Kuulolla -event by music schools from Pirkanmaa

Tampere, Finland

January 22nd 2012


Miracle Overture - for symphony orchestra

Oulu Symphony

Anna-Maria Helsing, conductor

UML -Festival, Oulu, Finland

October 14th 2011


Miracle Overture - for symphony orchestra

Oulu Symphony

Anna-Maria Helsing, conductor

Oulu, Finland

September 15th 2011


Three small pieces for viola

Students from Oulu Conservatory

Annual meeting of the Finnish Viola Society

Oulu, Finland

March 26th 2011


No Piece by Violance

- for solo viola

Johanna Leponiemi, viola

Annual meeting of the Finnish Viola Society

Oulu, Finland

March 26th 2011


Kadonneiden aivojen metsästys

- for percussion trio

Oulu Percussion Group

Tuomo Orvakangas

Antti Ohenoja

Jani Niinimäki

UML-Festival, Oulu, Finland

November 14th 2009 (premiere)


Fingers to the Bone – for two violins (2004)

Duo Gelland

Martin Gelland, violin

Cecilia Gelland, violin

Båstad Kammarmusik -Festival, Båstad, Sweden

June 23rd 2009

Båstad kammarmusikfestival - Sydsvenskan


Fingers to the Bone – for two violins (2004)

Duo Gelland

Martin Gelland, violin

Cecilia Gelland, violin

Stockholm New Music, Stockholm, Sweden

February 22nd 2008

Stockholm New Musik - My News Desk


Composition for Windquintet

Annaleena Puhto, flute

Matti Kettunen, oboe

Markku Korhonen, clarinet

Pasi Salminen, horn

Jari Laakso, bassoon

UML-Festival, Rovaniemi, Finland

November 24th 2006

UML-Festival


Fingers to the Bone – for two violins (2004)

Teija Slobodeniouk, violin

Anna Angervo, violin

UML-Festival, Oulu, Finland

October 15th 2005


Strörungen - for symphony orchestra (2003-2005)

Oulu Symphony

Eduardo Moguillansky, conductor

Oulu, Finland

October 14th 2005


Strörungen - for symphony orchestra (2003-2005)

Mozarteum Orchestra Salzburg

Eduardo Moguillansky, conductor

Salzburg, Austria, June 12th 2005

Salzburg, Austria, June 11th 2005 (premiere)


Fingers to the Bone – for two violins (2004)

Frank Stadler (OENM), violin

Izso Bajusz (OENM), violin

Gegenwelten -Festival, Heidelberg, Germany

June 12th 2005


No Piece by Violance - for solo viola (2002-2003)

Barbara Maurer (Ensemble Recherche), viola

Gegenwelten –Festival, Heidelberg, Germany

June 12th 2005


Revontuulet - for youth orchestra (2004-2005)

Lapland Music School Orchestra

Kristiina Penttinen, conductor

Rovaniemi, Finland

May 11th 2005


String Quartet No.1 (1998-2000)

Stadler Quartett von OENM

Frank Stadler, violin

Izso Bajusz, violin

Predrag Katanic, viola

Peter Sigl, cello

stART -Festival, Salzburg, Austria

April 15th 2005


Composition for Windquintet (2002/2003)

Ensemble für Neue Musik Mozarteum

Eduardo Moguillansky, conductor

Silke Tweraser, flute

Philine Voigtländer, oboe

Beatriz Lopez, clarinet

Petar Krizanic, bassoon

Mihai Soare, Horn

Salzburg, Austria

January 20th 2004


No Piece by Violance - for solo Viola (2002-2003)

Johannes Skyberg, viola

Komponistmöte Nordkalotten -Festival 2003, Torshavn, Färoe -Islands

June 18th 2003


No Piece by Violance - for solo Viola (2002-2003)

Marie Teresa Nawara, viola

Salzburg, Austria

May 30th 2003


String Quartet No.1 (1998-2000)

Kristin Deeken, violin

Wilson Chu, violin

Thomas Koslowsky, viola

Julie Dessureault, cello

Dancers: Sara Kuzel, Alice Bariselli, Vanessa Luckx, Ana Hribar

TriViale -Festival, Salzburg, Austria

May 22nd 2003


Composition for Windquintet (2002/2003)

Windquintet from Oulu Symphony and Oulu Conservatory

Oulu, Finland

November 15th 2002 (premiere)


String Quartet No.1 (1998-2000)

Bodö Sinfonietta String Quartet

Björn Andor Drage, conductor

Oulu, Finland

November 11th 2002 (premiere)


Tämänkin Hämärän for soprano and chamber orchestra (1997-1998)

Oulu Symphony

Virve Karén, soprano

Juha Nikkola, conductor

Oulu, Finland

February 19th 1999 (premiere)


Aduendando for Folk Ensemble (1998)

Folk Ensemble Siepakat

Jutajaiset -Festival, Rovaniemi, Finland

June 13th 1998 (premiere)