Teosto - Finland




Educational Background

Study music at University of Helsinki, Finland. Other studies at Open University.
Composition privately with Andrew Bentley, Erkki Salmenhaara and Mikko Kervinen.
Member of The Center for the Promotion of Contemporary Composers, Cadenza,
and Teosto.




Musical interests

Works with other media included dance, video and multimedia performances.
Computer-assisted compositions for different instruments.
Current compositions are conventional scores for small ensembles and solo instruments
as well graphical scores and prose notated pieces. He is mainly interested of quiet, small,
mostly static structures, and notation systems. Many works uses different compositional systems,
from total organization to aleatoric processes and controlled
improvisation. New compositions are automatically generated
using computer programs made by composer.


Copyright © 2003 Jukka-Pekka Kervinen.

Last modified: 03/01/2003.