Date of birth: 9.3.1956
Date of death: 6.10.2022
Working as a guitarist, composer and media artist since the mid 1970s: leading bands, composing music, producing records, creating multi-art works and interactive installations, doing research, developing tools and methods for combining technology and art. A pioneer in the field of live electronic music in the Nordic countries and a trailblazer of the development of sensor-based interactive audiovisual instruments in Finland.
The Society of Finnish Composers
Finnish Music Creators’ Association
Performance rights organisation Teosto ry
Positions of responsibility:
President of Forum Artis ry, The Joint Organization for Associations of Finnish Artists 2010 – 2018