Works

Chamber and solo instrument works

title for duration first performance note

Lumen nimiä (2007) (Names of Snow)

piano, violin, cello

7'30"

Susanna Suorttanen, violin; Roi Ruottinen, cello; Ilari Kaila, piano; Scandinavia House, New York City, 15 May 2007

Kellojen kumarrus — In Memoriam Hanna Sarvala (2006) (The Bells Bow Down — In Memoriam Hanna Sarvala)

piano and string quartet

8'45"

Tuyen Tonnu, piano; Escher String Quartet: Adam Barnett-Hart and Wu Jie, violins; Pierre Lapointe, viola; Andrew Janss, cello; Emerson String Quartet International Chamber Music Festival, Stony Brook, New York, 5 May 2007

also exists as a piano concerto version

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Toccata (2004)

piano

10'

Emil Holmström; Sibelius Academy, Helsinki, 11 Mar 2004

Finnish Music Day

Wisteria (2003)

string quartet

6'

Stony Brook Contemporary Chamber Players: Minghuan Xu and Carrie Kennedy, violins; David Hamano, viola; Brian Snow, cello; Staller Center for the Arts, Stony Brook, New York, 22 Nov 2004

Maa hengittää (1999) (Earth Breathing)

mezzo-soprano, piano, oboe, cello

6'30"

Titta Lampela, mezzo-soprano; Emil Holmström, piano; Anni Haapaniemi, oboe; Tuomas Ylinen, cello; Helsinki, 2000

Works for orchestra or large ensemble

title for duration first performance note

Iso tammi (2014) (The Great Oak)

soprano and symphony orchestra

15'

TBA

Concerto for Cello and Chamber Orchestra (2011)

cello and chamber orchestra

17'32"

Roi Ruottinen, cello, Kuopio Symphony Orchestra, cond. Jurjen Hempel; Kuopio, Finland, 3 Nov 2011

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O Frabjous Day (2010)

symphony orchestra

13'

Stony Brook Symphony Orchestra, cond. Alan Kay; Staller Center for the Arts, Stony Brook, New York, 26 Feb 2011

Kellojen kumarrus — In Memoriam Hanna Sarvala (2006) (The Bells Bow Down — In Memoriam Hanna Sarvala)

piano and symphony orchestra

8'56"

also exists as a piano quintet version

Enter Oberon (2005)

symphony orchestra

2'30"

Avanti! Chamber Orchestra, cond. Magnus Lindberg; Avanti! Summer Sounds Festival, Porvoo, Finland, 30 Jun 2005

Skarabee (2003, revised 2004)

symphony orchestra

8'

Päijänne sinfonietta, cond. Jani Kyllönen, Jyväskylä, Finland, Oct 2003

revised version recorded by the Stony Brook University Symphony Orchestra, cond. Ming Hsin, Stony Brook, New York, Dec 2004

De Profundis (2000)

chamber orchestra and choir

7'

Kuopio Symphony Orchestra and Ancora Chamber Choir, cond. Atso Almila; Kuopio, Finland, 2 Oct 2003

Works for the stage

title for duration first performance note

Dusk (2009) and Evening (2009)

two western percussionists, Indian percussion (kanchira, mrdangam), singer, two violins

4'43" + 16'

two pieces from the Bharatanatyam group dance work Tejas — Luminous

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Mustard Seed (2006)

piano, bass, mrdangam (South Indian percussion)

30'

a solo Bharatanatyam dance piece