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PREMIERES

Seppo Pohjola (b. 1965)

Solo I for flute (2018)

Dedicated to Sami Junnonen

World Premiere: May 5, 2021 online

Recorded at the Culture and Art Centre Kerttula in Nivala, Finland

Uljas Pulkkis (b. 1975)

Farväl for flute and organ (2021)

In memoriam Per Göran Pulkkis

World Premiere: February 25, 2021 in a private event

Featuring Tuomo Hämäläinen, organ

Herbert Lindholm (b. 1946)

Sonata No. 3 for flute and piano (2020)

World Premiere: February 6, 2021 at the Kuopio Music Centre, Finland

Featuring Natalia Sadovnitchaia, piano

Daniel Cueto (b. 1986)

Prelude and Toccata for solo flute (2014)

Dedicated to Sami Junnonen

World Premiere: February 6, 2021 at the Kuopio Music Centre, Finland

Uljas Pulkkis (b. 1975)

Itikkaralli – musiikkia Hanna Tuomisen runokirjaan lapsille/

Buzzing Wingding – Music to the children's poem book by Hanna Tuominen (2020)

World Premiere Recording: January 27 & 28, 2021 at Sound Team Godzinsky Oy Ltd in Hinthaara, Finland

Featuring Hanna Tuominen, piano & narration

Juha Leinonen (b. 1956)

Phrasen for flute and piano (2020)

Dedicated to Sami Junnonen and Tuomas Turriago

World Premiere: September 6, 2020 at the Teljä Church in Pori, Finland

Featuring Tuomas Turriago, piano

Tuomas Turriago (b. 1979)

Sonata for flute and piano (2018)

Dedicated to Sami Junnonen

Published by Fennica Gehrman

World Premiere: November 10, 2018 at the Music and Culture House Sandels of Helsinki, Finland

Featuring Tuomas Turriago, piano

Juha Leinonen (b. 1956)

Concerto for flute and orchestra (2018)

Dedicated to Sami Junnonen

Commissioned by The Heinävesi Music Festival of Finland

World Premiere: June 29, 2018 at The Heinävesi Music Festival, Finland

Helsinki Sinfonietta conducted by Ari Rasilainen

Sami Klemola (b. 1973)

Una Corda for flute and electric guitar (2018)

Dedicated to Sami Junnonen

Commissioned by The Sääksmäki Music Festival of Finland

World Premiere: June 9, 2018 at Visavuori Museum in Valkeakoski, Finland

Featuring Jukka Iisakkila, electric guitar

Tomi Räisänen (b. 1976)

Unknown for flute and electronics (2018)

Dedicated to Sami Junnonen

World Premiere: May 31, 2018 at the Aine Art Museum of Tornio, Finland

Albert Lenkiewicz (b. 1988)

Sun Through Haze for solo flute, strings and piano (2017)

Dedicated to Mr. Sami Junnonen on The Centenary of Finland’s Independence in 2017

World Premiere: December 2, 2017 at The Murmansk Philharmonic Hall, Russia

Featuring musicians of the Murmansk Philharmonic Orchestra

Roope Mäenpää (b. 1990)

Yykeä for flute and kantele (2017)

Dedicated to Sami Junnonen and Eva Alkula

World Premiere: September 13, 2017 at the Sibelius Museum of Turku, Finland 

Featuring Eva Alkula, kantele

Uljas Pulkkis (b. 1975)

Rose and Gold for flute and guitar (2015)

Dedicated to Sami Junnonen and Petri Kumela 

World Premiere: December 10, 2015 at the Metropolia Concert Hall of Helsinki, Finland

Featuring Petri Kumela, guitar

Uljas Pulkkis (b. 1975)

Concerto for flute and orchestra 'Berlin' (2015)

Dedicated to Sami Junnonen

World Premiere: December 4, 2015 at the Oltenia Philharmonic Concert Hall in Craiova of Romania

Craiova Oltenia Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by Jukka Iisakkila

Charles Kwong (b. 1985)

Here the world expires for flute, violin, and viola (2012/ 2015)

World Premiere: July 21, 2015 at The Fringe Club, Hong Kong

Featuring James Cuddeford, violin & Bohyun Kim, viola

Aki Yli-Salomäki (b. 1972)

Kuultava/ Transparent for solo flute (2014)

Dedicated to Sami Junnonen

World Premiere: June 29, 2016 at the Music Ruovesi Festival, Finland

Saara Lindahl (b. 1993)

Solu/ The Cell for flute and harp (2013)

Commissioned by The Hanko Music Festival

World Premiere: July 17, 2013 at The Hanko Music Festival, Finland

Featuring Lily-Marlene Puusepp, harp

Jimmy López (b. 1978)

Warped Symmetry for solo flute (2011)

Dedicated to Sami Junnonen

Published by Filarmonica

World Premiere: July 17, 2013 at The Hanko Music Festival, Finland

World Premiere Recording: Laet lauloi The Chant Enchanted, SibaRecords 2015

Listen the recording

Jimmy López (b. 1978)

Concerto for flute and orchestra 'Lago de Lágrimas', revised version (2011)

Premiere of the revision: April 2, 2011 at The Sibelius Academy Concert Hall in Helsinki, Finland

The Sibelius Academy Symphony Orchestra conducted by David Claudio

Published by Filarmonica

Listen:

1st movement (Suplício)

2nd movement (Transmutacíon)

Maria Kallionpää (b. 1981)

Accelerations – Nocturne/ Reflections for flute, bass clarinet, trumpet, marimba, violin, and double bass (2009)

World Premiere: December 10, 2012 at the Pori Art Museum, Finland

Featuring members of the Pori Sinfonietta

Jukka-Pekka Lehto (b. 1958)

Entropia soolohuilulle Entropy for solo flute (2008)

World Premiere: December 10, 2012 at the Pori Art Museum, Finland

Perttu Haapanen (b. 1972)

Air for flute and piano (2007)

Dedicated to Sami Junnonen and Hanna Tuominen

World Premiere: July 13, 2007 at The Sääksmäki Music Festival, Finland

Featuring Hanna Tuominen, piano

Perttu Haapanen (b. 1972)

Mimetic Elegy for flute, violin, and piano (2001)

World Premiere: October 3, 2001 at the Järvenpää Sibelius Week, Finland

Featuring Antti Tikkanen, viulu & Antti Kaihola, piano

Uljas Pulkkis (b. 1975)

Duett für Eine for a chamber ensemble (2001)

World Premiere: March 10, 2001 at the Music Nova Festival in Helsinki, Finland

Featuring musicians of Uusinta Ensemble