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Two BIS releases are among the 21 discs shortlisted for the 2017 edition of the BBC Music Magazine Awards.
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Jaakko Kuusisto

Since his appointment as leader of the Lahti Symphony Orchestra in 1999, Jaakko Kuusisto has worked with that ensemble in a variety of roles, ranging from solo appearances to conducting and leading concerts and recordings. Kuusisto also leads the orchestra’s Spring Festival. Jaakko Kuusisto held the position of principal guest conductor with the Oulu Symphony Orchestra from 2005 until 2009. Other orchestras with which he has appeared as a guest conductor include the Minnesota Orchestra, Belgium’s deFilharmonie, Trondheim Symphony Orchestra, Belgrade Philharmonic Orchestra and several chamber orchestras. He has previously conducted the Lahti Symphony Orchestra in a recording of the music by Armas Järnefelt, Sibelius’s brother-in-law, for BIS. As a violinist, Kuusisto has performed as a soloist and chamber musician on several continents. He has recorded extensively for BIS, including several discs with the chamber music repertoire of Jean Sibelius. Jaakko Kuusisto is also active as a composer and arranger; his work list includes chamber music, opera and music for film.

Glow - Chamber Music by Jaakko Kuusisto
The Unknown Sibelius
BIS-2065 CD
Armas Järnefelt - Orchestral Works
BIS-1753 CD
The Sibelius Edition Vol.9 - Chamber Music II
BIS-1924 CD
5 CDs for the price of 3
The Sibelius Edition Vol.6 - Violin & Piano
BIS-1915 CD
5 CDs for the price of 3
The Sibelius Edition Vol.2 - Chamber Music I
BIS-1903 CD
6 CDs for the price of 3
Uljas Pulkkis - Enchanted Garden
Sibelius - Piano Quintets and Melodramas
BIS-1412 CD
The Essential SIBELIUS
BIS-1697 CD
15 CDs for the price of 4
Seriously Sibelius
BIS-1485 CD
“Gramophone recommends”, Gramophone
Sibelius - Complete Piano Quartets
BIS-1182 CD
Einojuhani Rautavaara - The Journey
BIS-1315 CD
Sibelius - Complete Piano Trios, Vol.2
BIS-1292 CD
Sibelius Soundtrack
BIS-1295 CD
Sibelius - Complete Piano Trios, Vol.1
BIS-1282 CD
Kalevi Aho - Symphony No. 3
BIS-1186 CD
Disc of the Year, MusicWeb International; 10/10, ClassicsToday.c...
Music! - jazz and symphony orchestra
BIS-5015 CD
Sibelius - Complete Youth Production for Violin and Piano, Vol.2
BIS-1023 CD
Sibelius - Complete Youth Production for Violin and Piano, Vol.1
BIS-1022 CD
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