Picture by Emmet Veinola
 

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EDUCATION

ongoing-2020 MM in Composition, Sibelius Academy, Helsinki

2022 MMus Erasmus in Composition, Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

2020-2017 BM in Composition, Sibelius Academy, Helsinki

Teachers have included Veli-Matti Puumala, Tapio Tuomela, Matthew Whittall (SibA), Linda Buckley, Stuart Macrae & Colin Broom (RCS).

2016-2013 Graduate from Savonlinna Upper Secondary School of Arts and Music

MASTERCLASSES

2022

Curating & Diversity (Sounds Now Stipendiate)

Du Yun, Vigdís Jakobsdottir, Toks Dada, Julia Gerlach, Time of Music, Viitasaari

2022

Sävellyspaja, Porvoo

Jukka Tiensuu, Tomi Räisänen & Avanti!

2021

Kalevi Aho & K!art Ensemble, Uuden Musiikin Lokakuu, Oulu

Darmstädter Ferienkurse: Malin Bång, Jennifer Walshe, Lars Petter Hagen, Brigitta Muntendorf, Sarah Nemtsov 

2020

Chaya Czernowin, Sibelius Academy, Helsinki

2019

Riikka Talvitie & Tapio Lappalainen, Uuden Musiikin Lokakuu, Oulu

POSITIONS OF TRUST & MEMBERSHIPS

ongoing-2021 PAUHU-festival

Festival Leader & Artistic Director

ongoing-2021 UNM Finland (Suomen UNM ry)

Chairperson

ongoing-2021 Korvat auki society (Korvat auki ry)

Vice-chair

2021 Membership of the Finnish Composers society

2020-2018 Korvat auki society (Korvat auki ry)

Board member, publicist, secretary (2019-2020)

WORK EXPERIENCE

ongoing-2019

- Several temporary posts teaching composition, music theory, solfege and music history in institutions in the Helsinki metropolitan area

- Work as a freelance music engraver and private piano tutor

2021-2020 Teaching composition at the "Kuule, minä sävellän!" project

2020- Work as a private tutor in music theory

2020-2019

- Producer of the orchestra concert at the Ung Nordisk Musik 2020 Tampere festival together with the Tampere Philharmonic Orchestra and Tampere Orchestra Academy

- Participating as a composition pedagogue in ”Yhdenvertaisesti säveltäen” (Composing equally) -initiative by the ArtsEqual of the Sibelius-Academy of the University of Arts, Department of Composition and Music Theory, Music Finland and the Finnish Composers Society

GRANTS

2022

Teosto commissioning grant

PNB Paribas Bank Scholarship

Arts Promotion Centre Finland working grant (6 months)

Paulo Foundation

2021 

Wegelius Foundation scholarship

MES Foundation working grant (1 month)

Sibelius Academy Foundation (grant for working group)

Arts Promotion Centre Finland working grant (5 months)

Greta & William Lehtinen Foundation

2020 

Sibelius Academy Foundation

Alfred Kordelin Foundation, for organising "Kontakt!" composition concert

2019 

Teosto commissioning grant

The Sibelius Fund of the Society of Finnish Composers, commissioning grant

 

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