I am a professional musician living in Kuopio, Finland. I am a choir conductor, singing teacher and vocal coach and with 25+ years of working experience. I became a Master of Music from Sibelius Academy (Aalto University of Arts, Helsinki) in 1998. I have also studied Arts Management in the University of Arts. In 2015 I became an Estill Master Trainer of Estill Voice Training (former Certified Master Teacher).
I have worked as a church musician 1992-2010 (Helsinki area, Tampere), a choir conductor 1992-, a singer 1995-, a singing and music teacher 2002-, an arts manager 2007- and an entrepreneur 2009-. Concert- and record producing and adminstrative work were and still are a part of my work. I have classical training as a singer but I teach contemporary commercial music styles too.
In 2009 I founded my music school Maestra in Kuopio. At Maestra I have created and developed group singing education. Maestra offers also voice training, music activities and music performances to working places.