Olen jossain (I’m Somewhere) wins at Koura 2017 Awards

25.03.2018By LauriBlog, Music

Last week I was working with the young people in Sipoo with Gutsy Go so I couldn’t attend the award gala, but on thursday night a friend sent me a fairly cryptic message, which made me suspect our documentary had won something. Next morning I learned that Olen jossain (“I’m Somewhere”), the multimedia documentary about memory … Read More

“I’m somewhere” nominated at PRIX EUROPA 2017

01.09.2017By LauriBlog, Music

I just learned that “I’m somewhere” (orig. “Olen jossain”), the radio documentary I composed the music for, has been nominated at PRIX EUROPA 2017 in the radio documentary category. For the soundtrack I used two different musical elements. The first one was a 50 minute solo acoustic composition, which was composed/improvised with my grand mother’s … Read More

Kumea WOOD shown in art exhibition & Labyrinthine dreams

21.06.2017By LauriBlog, Music

Art is weird. Strange things happen. Some weeks ago an friend of mine, artist Eero Yli-Vakkuri, asked if he could include my Kumea Wood USB drive in his sound art exhibition, “Sound of Work”. My release would serve as a part of a reference collection of silent sound works. Why not, I thought, and there it … Read More