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Sauli Zinovjev (b. 1988) is a Finnish composer of contemporary classical music who composes music that conveys vast emotions, the kind of music which also made him a composer.
At the heart of Zinovjev's artistic endeavors lies a passion for orchestral music. His compositions have resonated with audiences worldwide, leading to collaborations with esteemed orchestras such as the Royal Concertgebouworkest, Munich Philharmonic, and Tokyo Metropolitan Orchestras.
“Zinovjev clearly has an excellent command of collaboration with musicians and an advanced understanding of sound and of drama.”
FMQ (Finnish Music Quarterly) 6.5.2021
Listen & Watch
Sauli Zinovjev: Batteria (2016) / Munchen Philharmonic / Klaus Mäkelä
Sauli Zinovjev: Piano Concerto (2019) / Vikingur Olafsson / Klaus Mäkelä / FRSO
Sauli Zinovjev: Double Concerto (2022) / Ticciati, Crawford-Phillips / Tapiola / Bancroft
Wiegenlied (world premiere) / Sauli Zinovjev / Klaus Mäkelä / Oslo Philharmonic
Sauli Zinovjev: an adagio (2022) / Sinfonia Lahti / Anna-Maria Helsing
Sauli Zinovjev: Recharged (2015) / Malin Broman & Swedish RSO
“Zinovjev uses classical music to make his view of the world intelligible. To convey it – life – to others.”
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