Jukka-Pekka Saraste

(b. 1956)

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(b Heinola, 1956).

Finn. conductor. Début 1980 with Helsinki PO. Won Nordic cond. comp. 1981. Toured USA with Helsinki PO 1983 as co‐cond. with Okko Kamu. London début 1984 (LSO at Proms). Prin. cond. Finnish Radio SO 1987–2001, Scottish Chamber Orch. 1987–94, Toronto SO 1994–2001. Mus. dir. Oslo PO from 2006.

Subjects: Music.

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