Aulis Sallinen
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1935-04-09
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Biography

Aulis Sallinen (born April 9, 1935) is a Finnish contemporary classical music composer. His music has been variously described as "remorselessly harsh", a "beautifully crafted amalgam of several 20th-century styles", and "neo-romantic". Sallinen studied at the Sibelius Academy, where his ...

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Biography

Aulis Sallinen (born April 9, 1935) is a Finnish contemporary classical music composer. His music has been variously described as "remorselessly harsh", a "beautifully crafted amalgam of several 20th-century styles", and "neo-romantic". Sallinen studied at the Sibelius Academy, where his teachers included Joonas Kokkonen. He has had works commissioned by the Kronos Quartet, and has also written 6 operas, 8 symphonies, concertos for violin, cello, flute, horn and English horn as well as several chamber works. He won the Nordic Council Music Prize in 1978 for his opera Ratsumies (The Horseman).

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Dahlkvist Quartet & Aulis Sallinen
Quartet no. 3 Op.19 (Aspects of Peltoniemi Hintrik's funeral march) for strings
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Quartet no. 3 Op.19 (Aspects of Peltoniemi Hintrik's funeral march) for strings Quartet no. 3 Op.19 (Aspects of Peltoniemi Hintrik's funeral march) for strings Quartet no. 3 Op.19 (Aspects of Peltoniemi Hintrik's funeral march) for strings Quartet no. 3 Op.19 (Aspects of Peltoniemi Hintrik's funeral march) for strings
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Introduction and Tango Overture Op.74b for piano and strings
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Introduction and Tango Overture Op.74b for piano and strings Introduction and Tango Overture Op.74b for piano and strings Introduction and Tango Overture Op.74b for piano and strings Introduction and Tango Overture Op.74b for piano and strings
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Vintern var hard [Winter was hard] Op.20 for chorus
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Vintern var hard [Winter was hard] Op.20 for chorus Vintern var hard [Winter was hard] Op.20 for chorus Vintern var hard [Winter was hard] Op.20 for chorus Vintern var hard [Winter was hard] Op.20 for chorus
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Punainen viiva [The Red Line] Op.2
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Biography

Aulis Sallinen (born April 9, 1935) is a Finnish contemporary classical music composer. His music has been variously described as "remorselessly harsh", a "beautifully crafted amalgam of several 20th-century styles", and "neo-romantic". Sallinen studied at the Sibelius Academy, where his teachers included Joonas Kokkonen. He has had works commissioned by the Kronos Quartet, and has also written 6 operas, 8 symphonies, concertos for violin, cello, flute, horn and English horn as well as several chamber works. He won the Nordic Council Music Prize in 1978 for his opera Ratsumies (The Horseman).

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