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Pianist, conductor and composer Olli Mustonen

September 8th, 2015

Episode 144 of 243 episodes

Olli Mustonen is a Finnish musician who is a conductor, composer and pianist. He combines these roles in an equal balance in his career. He's in Australia for a concert tour with the Australian Chamber Orchestra. Mustonen appears as soloist in Bach's Concerto for Keyboard, directs Hindemith's The Four Temperaments from the piano, then conducts the world premiere of his own Sonata for Cello and Orchestra.

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