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Key Repertoire

Basic orchestral literature, 25 quintets, trios with flute, oboe and piano, trios with french horn oboe and piano, 6 concertos, sonatas

Teaching Skills

Oboe playing, chamber music, conducting
section rehearsals and small orchestras and instructing oboe
teaching studies


1/2006-5/2007 Bachelor of Culture and Arts (Classical music)
Helsinki Polytechnic Stadia,
Graduation date: 31th of May 2007
8/1994 - 4/1996 Secondary Level Degree including recital and concerto with symphony orchestra, qualified lecturer at music institute
Jyväskylä Conservatory
Oboe studies with Tauno Hämäläinen
8/1985 - 12/1990 Secondary Level Degree, Helsinki Conservatory, qualified oboe teacher
Oboe studies with Juha Metsäpelto, Sven-Erik Paananen and Juha Ala
5/1983 Upper Secondary School Degree, Karstula

1974-1983 Oboe studies at Jyväskylä Conservatory

Performing Experience

1/2010 Concerts with Volver trio and quartet and with Ensemble Caminantas

3/2007 Recording of Ahti Karjalainen music Kesäisiä Kuvia, pianist German Danileiko,

8/2000- Concerts with 3S-Trio and 3S-trio with mezzosoprano Hanna Purho (Sabine Laakso, flute, S.B., oboe and
Susanne Schelhorn, piano) in Germany and in Finland
Duo concerts with pianists Sinikka Holma-Peets and Nina Loimusalo
8/1983- Working as a free lance musician with various chamber music ensembles, playing in symphony and chamber orchestras in Jyväskylä, Helsinki, Mikkeli, Tampere and Vaasa
Working in various opera and theatre productions

Teaching Experience

8/2007- Music institute Jyväskylän ammattiopisto (Jyväskylä), full-time teacher together with Ala-Keitele (Äänekoski) music institute
8/06-5/07 Pirkanmaa Polytechnic PIRAMK (Tampere), part time teacher
8/2005- Music Institute Ala-Keitele (Äänekoski), part- time teacher
8/1989-8/2000 Music Institutes in Jyväskylä, Mikkeli, Järvenpää, Riihimäki, Vaasa, Äänekoski as a full-time teacher

Positions of Trust and Managerial Responsibilities

4/2006-3/2009 Chair of the Symphonic Wind Orchestra Sisu Society
8/1999 -9/2002 Chair of the National Chamber Music Society
Artistic Manager of the annual Septemberfest Chamber Music
Festival including 5-8 concerts during one week in Jyväskylä area

Language skills

Degree in professional English and Swedish, Stadia 2007