Ville Raasakka

Ville Raasakka’s works are performed by the Klangforum Wien (Vienna), the Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra, der/gelbe/klang (Munich), Mise-en Ensemble (New York), Dal Niente (Chicago), Ensemble Lemniscate (Basel) and the Finnish Baroque Orchestra at the most esteemed festivals such as Eclat (Stuttgart), June in Buffalo (Buffalo), Tage der Neuen Musik Bamberg (Bamberg), Festival Archipel (Geneva) and the Gaudeamus Muziekweek (Utrecht).

His orchestral work gained a recommendation at the International Rostrum of Composers in 2019. His works are published by the Dutch publishing house Donemus (The Hague).

Ville Raasakka studied with Veli-Matti Puumala at the Sibelius Academy in Helsinki and privately with Georges Aperghis in Paris. He is currently pursuing a doctoral degree at the Sibelius Academy where he also teaches composition at master’s level. He runs the Klang concert series at the Helsinki Music Centre and performs in the Earth Ears Ensemble.

Live performances of Ville Raasakka’s works

Cantata for choir and chamber orchestra

Ville Raasakka on Spotify

Ville Raasakka on SoundCloud

Recently published works by Ville Raasakka