Portrait of the composer

Portrait of the composer Olli Virtaperko.
The documentary film ”Composing out loud” by Raimo Uunila (2016).

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Premiere – Moiré for natural horn and Baroque orchestra

Olli Virtaperko’s brand new natural horn concerto Moiré (2020) will be premiered in Musica Nova Helsinki 2021 festival on the 7th of February 2021 by Tommi Hyytinen and Finnish Baroque Orchestra FiBO under Tomas Djupsjöbacka. Due to Covid-19 restrictions the premier will be a broadcasted event by Yle Broadcasting company with no audience. The premiere…

Portrait of the composer Olli Virtaperko by Raimo Uunila

A short film of the composer Olli Virtaperko has been released as a part of the the documentary film project ”Composing out loud” by the Society of Finnish Composers. British music journalist Andrew Mellor was invited to author the films and choose the featuring composers. The 12-part series was shot in 2016 and released on December 2018.…

Upcoming Performances

  • Sun
    14
    Mar
    2021

    Multikolor
    Makoto Hondo, baritone saxophone,
    Kunitachi Philharmoniker (cond. Yasuaki Itakura)
    Koganei Miyazigakki Hall
    koganei-shi, Tokyo
    Japan
    CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS