Jukka Tiensuu from Finland is a fascinating musical thinker and explorer. Versed in the most various kinds of music and also active as a performing musician specialising in Baroque music, contemporary music and free improvisation, Tiensuu is one of the most exciting figures in the musical world of today.
First and foremost Tiensuu is a master composer of stunning originality and profundity. His output ranges from pieces for Baroque ensembles to orchestral works, from works for accordion ensemble or jazz band all the way to electroacoustic music - an inexhaustibly rich journey through a landscape of his own making. Jukka Tiensuu: Tango Lunaire
Jukka Tiensuu: nemo - UK premiere
Dmitri Slobodeniuk - conductor
Unsuk Chin - presenter
Players from the Philharmonia Orchestra
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