Woodwinds 1st to 8th June 2019



Internationally renowned woodwind teachers and the esteemed teachers of the Sibelius Academy, Uniarts Helsinki combine their forces teaching master classes for all woodwind instruments as a part of the Sibelius Summer Academy from 1st until 8th June 2019. The program aims to bring together gifted woodwinds students from all over the world to get inspiration, top-level education and unique performance opportunities in one of the world’s leading music universities.


Emily Beynon, flute (Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra)
Sophie Cherrier, flute (Ensemble intercontemporain, Conservatoire national supérieur de musique et de danse de Paris)
Petri Alanko, flute (Sibelius Academy, Uniarts Helsinki)
Anni Haapaniemi, oboe (Sibelius Academy, Uniarts Helsinki)
Veera Pesu, oboe (Sibelius Academy, Uniarts Helsinki)
Dominik Wollenweber, oboe (Berliner Philharmoniker)
Calogero Palermo, clarinet (Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra)
Harri Mäki, clarinet (Sibelius Academy, Uniarts Helsinki)
Christoffer Sundqvist, clarinet (Sibelius Academy, Uniarts Helsinki and Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra)
Claude Delangle, saxophone (Conservatoire national supérieur de musique et de danse de Paris)
Joonatan Rautiola, saxophone (Sibelius Academy, Uniarts Helsinki)
Dag Jensen, bassoon (Norwegian Academy of Music, University of Music and Performing Arts Munich)
Jussi Särkkä, bassoon (Sibelius Academy, Uniarts Helsinki)

All participants from outside the Sibelius Academy will get 3x45 min. individual lessons. On flute and clarinet, one with each teacher. In oboe, mr. Dominik Wollenweber will give half of the lessons and Sibelius Academy teachers Veera Pesu and Anni Haapaniemi the other half. Bassoon teachers Dag Jensen and Jussi Särkkä will divide their responsibilities equally. Professor Jensen is coming with the generous contribution from the Norwegian Academy of Music. Same applies to saxophone teachers Claude Delangle and Joonatan Rautiola.

All lessons will have an outstanding pianist and you can listen to all masterclasses and daily concerts.