Kaija Saariaho Essentials

Kaija Saariaho Essentials

About this playlist

Ranked the greatest living composer by BBC Music Magazine in 2019, Kaija Saariaho has been commissioned by concert halls, broadcasters and ensembles the world over. Her signature sound features sophisticated musical textures and electronics, with a focus on live performance. Saariaho's work is shaped by her life and studies her native Finland, Germany, and France, where she has lived for almost 40 years.

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Curated by

Mary Elizabeth Kelly

Primephonic Curator

About this playlist

Ranked the greatest living composer by BBC Music Magazine in 2019, Kaija Saariaho has been commissioned by concert halls, broadcasters and ensembles the world over. Her signature sound features sophisticated musical textures and electronics, with a focus on live performance. Saariaho's work is shaped by her life and studies her native Finland, Germany, and France, where she has lived for almost 40 years.

Curated by

Mary Elizabeth Kelly

Primephonic Curator

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