Nordic Highlights 1/2021

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.

Joonas Kokkonen centenary in 2021

This year will mark the centenary of the birth of Joonas Kokkonen (1921-1996). A leading figure in the history of Finnish music, he is especially known for his symphonies and his orchestral works. One ofhis most performed works is the opera The Last Temptations. More information and sample scores available on our composer page.

Repertoire tips: works for smaller-sized orchestra/ensemble

You can browse smaller-sized Finnish works in this spreadsheet by different categories. Below you will find a playlist presenting smaller-sized orchestral works in Fennica Gehrman's and Gehrmans Musikförlag's catalogue.