Category : Concerts

Boulez at Piano Espoo

Yesterday’s Boulez was music like nothing I’ve ever heard before. It was an enormous fire-breathing dragon, perfectly built by superhuman powers, many times your size, massive, impressive, and at the same time walking your ground, and somehow uncomfortable to be around until – suddenly – you realize he is not only your friend but also a

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Valentine’s Impromptu No.1

”For those who are meant to be connected, A red thread runs through all of their life. Binding them forever, it may get stretched, Or tangled, but never torn apart.” Chinese proverb    Last evening was one of those times when life brings out its treasures. This time it was a bunch of friends, in a concert

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In BeatCon as a ”Victorian doll”

Little did I know 200 years ago, when I was creating my first compositions, that nowadays I would be presenting them at a music and game conference, mixing the hi-tech industries with the good old grand piano on the same stage 🙂 I was surely dreaming of the inspiring atmosphere and like-minded souls gathering to experience

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Schubert, Schumann and Metallica

Life is full of surprises! A concert I planned to attend yesterday turned into a ”no time to explain, we got to perform”-kind of evening 🙂 The master-class students of Andreas Peer Kähler and Simone Bernardini were already in the printed program. Since it had to do with conducting and violins, I was happy to

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Being a harp

At some point last week I get an email where I am asked if I can play a harp part at a stage concert production coming to performance in a week. I look at the sheet music and see a beautiful piece, which, as it turns out, one of my singer friends is going to

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Halloween gig!

There it happened – the first appearance of me as Keys of Fate, presenting the first album! The venue’s tables were almost fully seated and it was great to see all of you new and familiar faces! Before the gig I was asked, what Neoclassical Darklight is about. It was wonderful when you guys and

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