Works

Bußetuende Zitrusseife (2019)

composed together with Tapio Lappalainen

Text: Veronika Aschenbrenner

- for soprano, flute, guitar and violoncello

Commissioned by the Salzburger Gesellschaft für Musik


Jubileum (2018)

composed together with Tapio Lappalainen

- for large orchestra and choir

Commissioned by the Jokilaaksot Music Institute



Kehtolaulu / Lullaby (2005/2017)

-for chamber orchestra

(1Fl., 1Ob., 1Cl. in Bb, 1Bsn., 1Cor., Pf., Vl.1, Vl.2, Vla., Vlc., Cb.)


Neliniminen nainen (2015)

Text: Jenni Kinnunen

- for soprano and guitar

Commissioned by the Passauer Saiten -Festival


Ruut's aria (2015)

from Hiekkasilmä-opera. vrs 1:

Text: Jenni Kinnunen

- for soprano, clarinet, accordion, piano, percussion, violin, viola, violoncello, contrabass


Ruut's aria (2015)

from Hiekkasilmä-opera. vrs 2:

Text: Jenni Kinnunen

- for soprano, clarinet, accordion, piano, percussion


Four songs from the song cycle:

Elämän ja kuoleman lauluja” /

Songs of Life and Death” (2013-2014)

Text: Jenni Kinnunen

-for mezzo soprano, violin and piano


Four songs from the song cycle:

Elämän ja kuoleman lauluja” /

Songs of Life and Death” (2013-2014)

Text: Jenni Kinnunen

-for mezzo soprano and piano



Rakennetaan koulu! (2013-2014)

composed together with Tapio Lappalainen

- Chamber Opera

Commissioned by the Kamarioopperayhdistys Atlantis ry


Songs of Life and Death (2013-2014)

- for mezzo soprano, piano, percussion, violin 1, violin 2, viola, violoncello, contrabass


Sylvian joululaulu (2012, arrangement from composition by Karl Collan)

- for Brass Quintett: trumpet 1, trumpet 2, horn, trombone and tuba

Commissioned by the Fondazione Adkins Chiti - Donne in Musica


Miracle Overture (2005/2010-2011)

- for symphony orchestra

Commissioned by the Oulu Symphony


Kadonneiden aivojen metsästys (2009)

- for percussion trio


Three small pieces for violin trio (2009-2010)

Commissioned by Kristiina Penttinen


Three small pieces for viola trio (2009-2010)


Strörungen (2003-2005)

- for symphony orchestra

(3-3-3-3, 4-3-3-1, 3 Perc. Timp., 10-10-6-6-4)


Revontuulet (2004-2005)

- for youth orchestra

(3 Fl., 2 Ob., 3 Cl., 1 Cor., 3 Trp,. 3 Perc., 6 Vl.1, 6 Vl.2, 4 Vla., 4 Vlc., 1 Cb.)

Commissioned by the Lapland Music School


Fingers to the Bone (2004)

- for violin duo


No Piece by Violance (2002-2003)

- for solo viola


Composition for Windquintet (2002/2003)

- for flute, oboe, clarinet, horn and bassoon


Haluan (2001)

- for mixed choir


String Quartet No.1 (1998-2000)


Tämänkin Hämärän (1997-1998)

Text: Pablo Neruda, Finnish translation: Pentti Saaritsa

- for soprano and chamber orchestra


Tämänkin Hämärän (1997-1998)

Text: Pablo Neruda, Finnish translation: Pentti Saaritsa

- for soprano and piano


Aduendando (1998)

- for folk music group