Concerts

If you’re planning to attend a performance by Paavali,  please don’t solely rely on information on this page, but also check information from the concert organiser. Times, dates, and venues change from time to time. 

This page lists confirmed performances by Paavali, made public by the concert organisers. If you are a presenter and don’t see a performance on the list which ought to be there, please contact Paavali or his manager. 

2021

Oct 31 – Complete Beethoven Piano Sonatas VI, Pori, Finland

Aug 29 – Beethoven’s Story IV, the House of Nobility, Helsinki (originally June 22)

Aug 27 – Beethoven’s Story VIII,  the House of Nobility, Helsinki (originally April 13)

Aug 26 – Beethoven’s Story III,  the House of Nobility, Helsinki / originally March 28

Aug 22 – Complete Beethoven Piano Sonatas IV, Pori, Finland

Apr 18 – Complete Beethoven Piano Sonatas VI, Pori, Finland / POSTPONED 

Apr 18 – Recital at Phillips Museum, Washington DC, in the program a new work by Outi Tarkiainen / ONLINE

Apr 4 – Chamber music recital with Danel Quartet at Phillips Museum, Washington DC / POSTPONED 

Mar 21 – Complete Beethoven Piano Sonatas IV, Pori, Finland / POSTPONED 

Jan 16 – Uusinta Ensemble’s Modern Classics series in Helsinki Music Centre,  works by Boulez and Stockhausen

Jan 9, Chamber music recital with the Silesian Quartet in NOSPR, Katowice, Poland, works by Mozart and Bartok / POSTPONED 

 

2020

Dec 15 – Duo recital with violinist Elina Vähälä in Art Factory Porvoo, Finland, works by Beethoven / CANCELLED 

Dec 13 – Beethoven’s Story VIII, the House of Nobility, Helsinki / POSTPONED 

Dec 8 – Mozart & Beethoven Quintets with 60° Quintet in WAM Turku City Art Museum, Finland / CANCELLED 

Nov 28 – Complete Beethoven Piano Sonatas III, Pori, Finland

Nov 17–21 – RUSK Chamber Music Festival in Jakobstad, Finland / CANCELLED 

Nov 15 – Beethoven’s Story VII, the House of Nobility, Helsinki

Nov 8 – Complete Beethoven Piano Sonatas VIII, Pori, Finland

Nov 3 – Beethoven 250! at Joensuu Music Festival, Finland

Oct 29 – Beethoven Piano Concerto no. 5 and Quintet Op.16 with Pori Sinfonietta, Finland, without conductor

Oct 22 – Live stream from Kuhmo Chamber Music Festival, works by Beethoven, Sibelius & Debussy

Oct 18 – Complete Beethoven Piano Sonatas VII, Pori, Finland

Oct 11 – Beethoven’s Story VI, the House of Nobility, Helsinki

Oct 1 – Beethoven Piano Concerto no. 5 with Kuopio Symphony Orchestra, Markus Lehtinen, cond.

Sep 30 – Beethoven Piano Concertos 3 & 4 with Kuopio Symphony Orchestra, Markus Lehtinen, cond.

Sep 27 – Complete Beethoven Piano Sonatas VI, Pori, Finland / POSTPONED 

Sep 24 – Beethoven Piano Concertos 1 & 2 with Kuopio Symphony Orchestra, without conductor

Sep 20 – Beethoven’s Story V,  the House of Nobility, Helsinki

Sep 18 – Helsinki Music Centre, Schumann Concerto with the Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Esa-Pekka Salonen, cond.

Sep 8–15 – Pianists on the Fells tour in Lapland, Finland

Aug 30 – duo recital with clarinetist Lauri Sallinen at Hetta Music Festival, Finland

Aug 16 – Complete Beethoven Piano Sonatas V, Pori, Finland

Aug 2, recital at Melartin Hall, Savonlinna, Finland, works by Bach and Beethoven

Aug 1, chamber music by Amanda Mair and Johannes Brahms with violinist Pekka Kuusisto and hornist Jukka Harju at Our Festival in Tuusula, Finland

Jul 31, solo and duo works by J.S. Bach with violinist Pekka Kuusisto at Our Festival in Tuusula, Finland.

May 17 – Beethoven’s Story IV,  the House of Nobility, Helsinki, Finland /  POSTPONED

May 12 – Beethoven Violin Sonatas 5 & 7 with Jaakko Kuusisto, streamed from Enontekiö Church, Finland

May 9 – recital in Mantova, Italy, Beethoven’s Hammerklavier Sonata & Kuusisto’s Jurmo / CANCELLED due to COVID-19

May 3 – Complete Beethoven Piano Sonatas IV, Pori, Finland / POSTPONED 

Apr 19 – Beethoven’s Story III,  the House of Nobility, Helsinki, Finland /  POSTPONED 

Apr 4 – Complete Beethoven Piano Sonatas III, Pori, Finland /  POSTPONED 

Apr 1 – recital  in West Palm Beach, FL, USA, works by Beethoven & Debussy / CANCELLED due to COVID-19

Mar 30 – recital in Naples, FL, USA, works by Debussy, Chopin, Schubert / CANCELLED  due to COVID-19

Mar 29 – Beethoven’s chamber music with members of Orchestra of St Luke’s, Brooklyn Museum, NY, USA / POSTPONED due to COVID-19

Mar 25 – Beethoven’s chamber music with members of Orchestra of St Luke’s, Morgan Library, NY, USA / POSTPONED due to COVID-19

Mar 24 –  Beethoven’s chamber music with members of Orchestra of St Luke’s, Merkin Hall, NY, USA / POSTPONED due to COVID-19

Mar 22 – recital in Sioux City, IA, USA, Beethoven Piano Sonatas / CANCELLED due to COVID-19

Mar 14 – recital at Vantaa Music Institute, Finland, works by Beethoven, Chopin, Debussy / POSTPONED

Mar 3 – recital at Helsinki University Piano Society, Beethoven Piano Sonatas

Feb 24–26, president of jury at Hannikainen Chamber Music Competition, Jyväskylä, Finland

Feb 23 – Beethoven’s Story II,  the House of Nobility, Helsinki, Finland

Feb 20 – soloist with the Lahti Symphony, Finland, Beethoven 4th Concerto, Benjamin Shwartz, cond.

Feb 16 – Complete Beethoven Piano Sonatas II, Pori, Finland

Feb 10 – soloist with Tapiola Youth Symphony, Beethoven 4th Concerto, Erkki Lasonpalo cond.

Feb 2 – Beethoven’s Story I,  the House of Nobility, Helsinki, Finland

Jan 23 – recital at Melartin Hall, Savonlinna, Finland, Beethoven Piano Sonatas

Jan 19 – Complete Beethoven Piano Sonatas I, Pori, Finland

 

2019

Dec 6–11 – Tour in China with violinist Dan Zhu, duo recitals in Zhongshan, Shenzhen, and  Shanghai

Nov 20–22 – performances at the Rusk Chamber Music Festival, Pietarsaari, Finland

Nov 10 – Helsinki Music Centre, Finland, PianoEspoo Festival, Beethoven 4th Piano Concerto and Choral Fantasy with the Helsinki Baroque Orchestra, Taavi Oramo, cond.

Oct 3 – Kuusankoski Hall, Finland, Mozart Concerto K. 488, Beethoven 5th Piano Concerto with the Kymi Sinfonietta, piano soloist and leader

Oct 2 – Kotka Church, Finland, Mozart Concerto K. 488, Beethoven 5th Piano Concerto with the Kymi Sinfonietta, piano soloist and leader

Sep 26 – Carelia Hall,  Joensuu, Finland, Mozart Concerto K. 488 with Joensuu City Orchestra, Judith Kubitz, cond.

Sep 14 – Schauman Hall, Pietarsaari, Finland, Mozart Concerto K. 271 with the Ostrobothnian Chamber Orchestra, Malin Broman, leader

Sep 13 – Snellman Hall, Kokkola, Finland, Mozart Concerto K. 271 with the Ostrobothnian Chamber Orchestra, Malin Broman, leader

Aug 18–25 – performances in Książ Castle, Poland, Ensemble Festival

Aug 10 – recital at Puhoksen Seurojentalo, Kitee, Finland, works by Sibelius, Beethoven, Debussy, Schubert

Aug 3–4 – performances at the Pellinki Music Festival, Finland

Jul 31 – recital at the Mänttä Piano Festival, Finland, Art of Fugue by J. S. Bach

Jul 16–21 – performances at the Kuhmo Chamber Music Festival, Finland

Jul 14  – recital at Festival Radio France Occitanie Montpellier, France, works by Schubert, Sibelius, Meriläinen, Debussy

June 29 – chamber music in Övertorneå Church, Sweden, Väyläfestivaali, works by Schubert

June 27 – organ recital in Övertorneå Church, Sweden, Väyläfestivaali, works by Buxtehude and Frescobaldi

June 5–6 – performances at Riihimäki Summer Concerts Festival, Finland

May 30 –  duo recital at NOSPR in Katowice, Poland with violinist Szymon Krzeszowiec, works by Beethoven, Ravel, Janacek, Schubert

May 26 – recital at the House of Nobility, Helsinki, Finland, Art of Fugue by J. S. Bach

May 14–19 – president of the jury in Piano Competition Citta’ di San Dona’ di Piave in Italy

May 10 – Tampere Hall, Finland, Beethoven 5th Piano Concerto with the Tampere Philharmonic Orchestra, Christopher Seaman cond.

Apr 25 – NFM in Wrocław, Poland, Chausson Concerto in D Major with violinist Jakub Jakowicz and the Lutosławski Quartet

Apr 18–21 – performances at Hetta Music Festival in Enontekiö, Finland

Mar 16 – recital in Hyderabad, India, SOTA concerts, works by Chopin, Schubert, Beethoven

Mar 9 – Vihti Church, Finland, Mozart 20th & 21st Piano Concertos with Lohja Orchestra with Meta4 Quartet leading

Mar 7 – Porvoo Art Factory, Finland, Mozart 20th & 21st Piano Concertos with Lohja Orchestra with Meta4 Quartet leading

Feb 25 – duo recital in G-Livelab, Helsinki, Finland with violinist Elina Vähälä, works by Debussy, Ravel, Sallinen, Franck

Feb 21 – recital in Hetta Church, Lapland, Finland, Art of Fugue by J. S. Bach

Feb 18 – recital in Äkäslompolo Church, Lapland, Finland, Art of Fugue by J. S. Bach

Feb 10 – recital in Sello Hall, Espoo, Finland, works by Bach, Chopin, Brahms, Schubert

Feb 7 – duo recital in Felix Krohn Hall, Lahti, Finland with violinist Elina Vähälä, works by Debussy, Ravel, Sallinen, Franck

Feb 5 – duo recital in Verkatehdas, Hämeenlinna, Finland with violinist Elina Vähälä, works by Debussy, Ravel, Sallinen, Franck

Feb 3 – recital in Sigurd Snåre Hall, Tammisaari, Finland, works by Beethoven, Chopin, Brahms, Schubert

Jan 31 – recital in Kangasala, Finland, works by Bach, Chopin, Brahms, Schubert

Jan 17 –  recital in Melartin Hall, Savonlinna, Finland, works by Bach, Beethoven, Schubert

 

2018

Nov 30 – Helsinki Music Centre, Finland, Brahms 1st Piano Concerto with Helsinki Philharmonic, Susanna Mälkki cond.

Nov 9–18 – Shanghai Arts Festival, China, solo recitals and chamber concerts with the New Helsinki String Quartet

Nov 7 – recital in Maison44, Basel, Switzerland, “Boulez & Debussy in memoriam” (Boulez Sonatas 1 & 3, Debussy selection of Etudes)

Nov 3 – Kauniainen Music festival, Finland, Elgar piano quintet with Grani Quartet

Oct 28 –recital in Kauniainen Music festival, Finland, Art of Fugue by J. S. Bach

Oct 21 – recital at the Gardner Museum, Boston, USA, Art of Fugue by J. S. Bach

Oct 18 – recital at the Tavern Club, Boston, Art of Fugue by J. S. Bach

Oct 14 – recital at Phillips Collection, DC, USA, works by Debussy & Beethoven

Oct 12 – recital at Bucknell University, Lewisburg, PA, USA, works by Debussy & Beethoven

Oct 7 – recital in Olari church, Espoo, Finland “Hammerklavier 200 years!”

Sep 28 – Tapiola Hall, Espoo, Finland, Brahms 2nd Piano Concerto with Tapiola Sinfonietta, Mario Venzago cond.

Sep 16 – Hietsu Paviljonki, Helsinki, solo works by Debussy, chamber music by Mozart

Sep 15 – recital in Kuopio Music Center, Finland, Art of Fugue by J. S. Bach

Aug 22–Sep 2 – performances in Książ Castle, Poland, Ensemble Festival

Aug 12 – recital in Teljä Church, Pori, Finland, Art of Fugue by J. S. Bach

Apr 26 – Promenadi Hall, Pori, Finland, Brahms 2nd Piano Concerto with Pori Sinfonietta, Janne Nisonen cond.

Apr 22 – Villa Gyllenberg, Espoo, Finland, chamber music with members of Tapiola Sinfonietta, works by Faure, Pohjola, Pärssinen

Mar 9 –  recital in Melartin Hall, Savonlinna, Finland, works by Debussy

Mar 2 – Turku Concert Hall, Finland, Brahms 2nd Piano Concerto with Turku Philharmonic, Leif Segerstamn cond.

Feb 23-25 – performances at the Ristiveto Festival, Helsinki, Finland, works by Brahms & Schumann

Feb 15 – Laurentius Hall, Lohja, Finland, Brahms 2nd Piano Concerto with Lohja Orchestra Esa Heikkilä cond.

Jan 22-27 – president of the jury in Madetoja Piano Competition, Oulu, Finland

 

2017

Nov 8 – House of Nobility, Helsinki, Finland, PianoEspoo Festival, chamber music and solo works by Mozart, Schubert, Beethoven

Oct 8 – recital at Frick Collection, NY, USA, works by Debussy, Duckworth, Beethoven

Oct 1 – recital in G18-concert hall, Helsinki, Finland, works by Debussy, Duckworth, Beethoven

Sep 14 – Inkoo Church, Finland, chamber music at Lake Tuusula Festival’s Silence Tour

Sep 7-9 – performances at Loviisa Sibelius Festival, Finland

Aug 11 – recital in Temppeliaukio Church, Helsinki, Finland, works by Kuusisto, Kilpiö, Debussy

Aug 2-4 – performances at Katrina Chamber Music Festival, Marienhamn, Åland

Jul 29 – chamber music recital in Festival Messiaen, La Grave, France, works by Messiaen, Murail, Debussy, Fagerlund

Jul 26 – recital in Karjalohja Church, Finland, works by Kuusisto, Kilpiö, Debussy, Beethoven

Jul 9-15 – performances at the Kuhmo Chamber Music Festival, Finland

Jun 26 – joint recital with joikare Simon Issat Marainen in Hetta Church, Finland, Väyläfestival, works by Marainen & Beethoven

May 13 &14 – recitals in Portland Piano Series, Oregon, USA, works by Debussy & Beethoven

Apr 25 – recital in Kuhmo Art Center, Finland, works by Beethoven

Apr 23 – recital in Kuopio Music Center, Finland, works by Haapanen, Stockhausen, Liszt

Apr 4 – recital at UKARIA Cultural Center, Australia, works by Debussy, Sibelius, Beethoven

Mar 29 – recital at QPAC, Brisbane, Australia, works by Debussy, Sibelius, Beethoven

Mar 27 – recital at Finnish Embassy, Canberra, Australia, works by Debussy, Sibelius, Beethoven

Mar 24-25 – Castlemaine State Festival, Australia, performances with the Arcadia Winds (Mozart), Bendigo SO (Mozart), solo works by Sibelius & Beethoven

Mar 12 – duo recital with Jaakko Kuusisto at Oulu Music Festival, Oulu, Finland

Mar 5 – recital, Debussy-Bartok-Boulez III at the Gardner Museum, Boston, USA

Feb 26 – recital, Debussy-Bartok-Boulez II at the Gardner Museum, Boston, USA

Feb 24 – recital at the Morningside College, Sioux City, USA, works by Debussy, Boulez, Bartok

Feb 19 – recital, Debussy-Bartok-Boulez I at the Gardner Museum, Boston, USA

Feb 8  –  recital in Melartin Hall, Savonlinna, Finland, works by Schumann & Beethoven

Feb 6 – recital in Helsinki Music Centre, Sonore Hall, Musica Nova Helsinki, works for piano and electronics by Perttu Haapanen

Feb 1 – chamber recital at Kaustinen Chamber Music Festival, Finland, works by Brahms, Schumann, Pohjola, Sibelius

Jan 27 – Snellman Hall, Kokkola, Finland, Beethoven 5th Piano Concerto with Ostro-Botnian Chamber Orchestra, Jutta Seppinen cond.

Jan 22 – chamber recital at Olari Church, Espoo, Finland, works by J. S. Bach

Jan 17 – chamber recital at Lieksa Music Institute, Lieksa Finland, works by Beethoven, Bach, Debussy

Jan 13 – duo recital in G-Livelab, Helsinki, Finland with violinist Jaakko Kuusisto, works by Sibelius, Leiviskä, Heininen