The Finalists of The Composition Competition

Finally the videos are completed and the competition is in the hands of the audience online. You can go and watch the video performances on YouTube and after you can vote for your favorites!

Duo Category Voting

Ursula Erhart-Schwertmann: Dialog for Cello and Guitar

Shigeru Kan-no: Knock and Glissando for piano and guitar

Kosuke Hashizume: Sonotopia, Sonatine No. 1 for Guitar and Piano

Valentin Ruckebier: Piérres Preciouses for Mandoline and Guitar

Michael Hughes: The Best Parks In Birmingham, Three Miniatures For Guitar Duo

David Wolfson: Intrados for flute and guitar


Ensemble Category Voting

Orestis Willemen: Echo for five guitars

Simone Cardini: Enantíodromía for eight guitars

Per Dybro Sorensen: Machinery for guitar ensemble

Shaun Rigney: Slow Road for guitar ensemble

José Mora Jiménez: Mobile NO. 4, ”Aurora” for Guitar and Guitar Ensemble

Shigeru Kan-no: Concerto Grosso VIII for guitar orchestra

Performances to come


In spring season 2012 Timo Korhonen performs Bach's complete works for solo violin, Brett Dean's Three Caprichos after Goya and a set of Sibelius' miniatures arranged for guitar by Korhonen himself.

In January Korhonen plays Bach in Tokyo and Nagoya in Japan. In March he plays the complete Sonatas and Partitas in one day at Kirkko Soikoon-festival in Helsinki. Later same month Korhonen premieres his Sibelius arrangements in Belgrade, Serbia.

Copyright Timo Korhonen 2014. Home page slide photos Heikki Tuuli.