Juhani Nuorvala at 60

Juhani Nuorvala celebrated his 60th birthday with a concert of chamber and instrumental music. Titled 60 Minutes, the concert was held in Helsinki on 9.12. with a programme that included the brand-new The Five Chords that Shook My World for piano performed by Emil Holmström and the Concertino in a version for electric kantele played by Eija Kankaanranta. Nuorvala was also Composer in Residence at the recent Rusk Festival postponed from 2020. There were also some premieres at this festival in Pietarsaari.