Alkukesän FMQ-artikkeleita

Articles published recently by Finnish Music Quarterly:

Jaakko Mäntyjärvi is a composer thoroughly familiar with his instrument – the choir

”His music is constantly being performed abroad. In Finland, he is known as a composer of choral music and an active singer. Regular readers of FMQ will recognise him as one of our house translators. Jaakko Mäntyjärvi is something of a musical outlier.”

Towards a third practice: of Monteverdi, of change and of virtuoso freedom

”Third Practice, a new production by the Tero Saarinen Company in collaboration with the Helsinki Baroque Orchestra, is a hybrid artwork exploring change, remembering and forgetting, all to the tune of the music of Claudio Monteverdi.”