12, March 2021

Kaija Saariaho awarded The Golden Lion

Kaija Saariaho is the recipient of the Golden Lion for Lifetime Achievement “for the remarkable technical and expressive level she has achieved in her choral scores and for her original use of the voice”. The 65th International Festival of Contemporary [ read more ... ]

31, January 2017

Kaija Saariaho, Radio France “Présences”

After a very successful autumn in New York – Circle Map at Park Avenue Armory, L’Amour de Loin at The Metropolitan Opera, La Passion de Simone at Mannes, among others – Kaija Saariaho is the featured composer at the Radio France “Présences Festival” which [ read more ... ]

28, October 2016

Kaija Saariaho at Curtis Institute

Kaija Saariaho Residency Recital Live Stream Oct 30 Jennifer Koh and the Curtis 20/21 Ensemble featured on all-Saariaho recital Sunday, October 30 at 2:30 p.m., streamed live on Curtis Performs The annual composer-in-residence program connects Curtis musicians with [ read more ... ]

12, October 2016

A season of Kaija Saariaho in New York

Kaija Saariaho will be omnipresent this autumn in New York City. The unique mix of events includes: The Metropolitan opera gives L'Amour de loin its New York premiere. The New York Times called Saariaho's breakthrough opera 'transfixing…a lushly beautiful score.' [ read more ... ]