Next summer (June 24 - 28, 2019) the SÄVELLYSPAJA Composition Masterclass will be organized by the Sävellyspaja-yhdistys ry. The teachers are Jukka Tiensuu and Tomi Räisänen. For the workshop concert each participant will write a new work. Avanti! Chamber Orchestra will perform the new works in a public concert as part of the Avanti! Summer Sounds Festival in Porvoo, Finland. Detailed instrumentation and further instructions will be given to the selected participants. The instrumentations of the past events can be found on Sävellyspaja’s website (

The event is aimed mainly for the professional students in composition. Participation fee is 395€. To apply for the SÄVELLYSPAJA 2019, please send by December 31, 2018 in digital format (pdf) your CV, list of works and 2 scores to the email-address below. Add links to your website and to recordings of your works, if available.