Video and audio links

Kalevi Aho: Sieidi - Percussion Concerto (extract)
London Philharmonic Orchestra, cond. Osmo Vänskä, sol. Colin Currie

Kalevi Aho: Symphony No. 16 (YLE Areena link) 
Finnish RSO, cond. Hannu Lintu, sol. Virpi Räisänen, mezzo-soprano

Kalevi Aho: Tuba and Contrabassoon Concertos (BIS Records)

Kalevi Aho: Concerto for Horn and Orchestra (BIS Records)

Jukka Linkola: Euphonium Concerto (wind band version, extract)
Guard's Band/Jukka Myllys, sol. Matts Remell

Harri Wessman: Concerto for Trumpet and Orchestra (extract)
Nordic Chamber Orchestra/Christian Lindberg, sol. Ole Edvard Antonsen (BIS-CD 1548)

Matthew Whittall: Northlands - album for horn and strings (extract)
Finnish RSO/Nils Schweckendiek, sol. Tommi Hyytinen, horn (Alba Records ABCD-416)

Lotta Wennäkoski: Flounce (BBC SO/Sakari Oramo)

Nordic Highlights 1/2019

Highlights is our newsletter focusing on classical and contemporary music from the Nordic countries. You can download the most recent Highlights and find here in-depth material of music presented in it.

Kalevi Aho at 70 on 9 March

Read more about the composer 

Premieres during spring 2019:

Concerto for Two Bassoons, 18.1.
Warsaw PO/Niklas Willén, sol. Bram van Sambeek & Leszek Wachnik

Kirje tuolle puolen (A Letter to the Netherworld), 19.1.
Ostrobothnian CO/Juha Kangas

Symphony No. 17, 4.4.
Lahti SO/Dima Slobodeniouk, 4. April

Guitar Concerto, 10.5.
Lapland CO/John Storgårds, sol. Ismo Eskelinen

Triple Concerto for Violin, Cello and Piano, 11.5.

Antwerp SO, Storioni Trio/Martyn Brabbins

Kalevi Aho's Sieidi with Martin Grubinger