The Finnish Music Publishers Association (MPA Finland) has awarded me with the “Contemporary Composer of the Year” award. Previous winners include for example Kalevi Aho and Lotta Wennäkoski.
Jul 27 Gourmet @ JazzEspa, Helsinki
Jul 30 Hietsu is Happening @ YleTeema
Aug 25 Helsinki Festival: Run Time Error & Asthma, music of Simon Steen-Andersen @ Helsinki Music Centre Camerata-Hall
Sep 17 Klangspuren-festival, trio with Frank Gratkowski (sax) and Ignaz Schick (turntables)
Oct 1–2 Soundscapes München with Harri Sjöström (sax), Phil Wachsmann (violin), Evan Parker (sax) etc.