Juhani Lagerspetz has performed with several notable conductors, including Arvid Jansons, Sixten Ehrling, Rudolf Barshai, Paavo Berglund, Esa-Pekka Salonen, Leif Segerstam, Sakari Oramo, Hannu Lintu and John Storgårds. He appears regularly as a soloist with Finnish orchestras. His more notable work with orchestras abroad includes appearing with the English Symphony Orchestra, the Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra, and the Danish and Norwegian Radio Symphony Orchestras.

Lagerspetz is an active chamber musician who has performed with several world-renowned musicians and at many music festivals. He has also made numerous recordings.

Lagerspetz served as Professor of Piano Music at the Sibelius Academy over the five-year period from 2009 to 2014. Besides his concert performances, he currently teaches piano music at the Sibelius Academy in Helsinki.

Lagerspetz has been awarded a five-year State artist grant on two occasions: in 1989 and 1996. He won an Alfred Kordelin Foundation Recognition Award for his work as a performing artist in 1994.


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