Jussi Särkkä has been permanently attached to the Joensuu City and Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestras, the Orchestra of the Finnish National Opera, and most recently the Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra. He has performed as a soloist and chamber musician with several Finnish orchestras, and with the Moscow Chamber Orchestra, the Tallinn Chamber Orchestra, Camerata Ireland and the English Chamber Orchestra at most of Finland’s leading music festivals.

Särkkä served as Artistic Director of the Crusell Music Festival in Uusikaupunki from 2006 to 2011. He has lectured at the Sibelius Academy since 1994 and also served for several years as Deputy Director of the Wind, Percussion and Harp department and as a member of the Sibelius Academy Artistic Committee.


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