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Wennäkoski, Lotta - F - Finland 

Lotta Wennäkoski
 
 

 

Biography

The composer Lotta Wennäkoski (born 1970 in Helsinki, Finland) studied music theory and composition at the Sibelius Academy with Eero Hämeenniemi, Kaija Saariaho and Paavo Heininen and in the Royal Conservatory of the Hague with Louis Andriessen. Wennäkoski’s commissions have included Sakara for orchestra (HPO/Esa-Pekka Salonen, 2003), Hava (Tapiola Sinfonietta, 2008), the flute concerto Soie (the Finnish RSO, 2009) and Verdigris (The Scottish Chamber Orchestra, 2015). In 2017 the BBC commissioned Flounce for a premiere at the 'Last Night of the Proms' on 9 September 2017 at the Royal Albert Hall. In November 2018 the musicians of the Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra will premier a new commissioned work Hele for ensemble. Wennäkoski has recently signed an agreement to write an opera for Savonlinna Opera Festival.

Lotta Wennäkoski was the artistic co-ordinator of Tampere Biennale festival 2008-2010 and planned the Avanti! Summer Sounds Festival in 2017. Works by Wennäkoski have been released on the Alba and Ondine record labels.

 

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