Aulis Sallinen

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Aulis Sallinen is one of the most prominent figures in Finnish music whose music often focuses on figures from Finnish history.
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
String Quartet No. 3 ("Some Aspects of Peltoniemi Hintrik's Funeral March"), Op. 19 1969 Chamber Music
Punainen Viiva (The Red Line), opera, Op. 46 1978 Opera
Symphony No. 4, Op. 49 1979 Symphony
Ratsumies (The Horseman), opera 1973 Opera
Chamber Music III, for cello & string orchestra ("The Nocturnal Dances of Don Juanquixote"), Op. 58 1985 Chamber Music
Shadows, prelude for orchestra, Op. 52 1982 Orchestral
Chamber Music II, for alto flute &string orchestra, Op. 41 1976 Orchestral
Symphony No. 5, Op. 67 ("Washington Mosaics") 1984 Symphony
Concerto for cello, Op. 44 1977 Concerto
Metamorfora Chamber Music
Chamber Music I, Op. 38 1975 Chamber Music
Songs from the Sea Vocal Music
Sunrise Serenade, for 2 trumpets, piano & string orchestra, Op. 63 1989 Orchestral
Elegy for Sebastian Knight for cello solo, Op 10 1964 Chamber Music
Winter was Hard, for chorus & orchestra, Op 20 Choral
Violin Concerto, Op. 18 1968 Concerto
The Palace Rhapsody (Palatsirapsodia), for winds, percussion, harp & piano, Op. 72 1997 Band Music
Some Aspects of Peltoniemi Hintrik's Funeral March, for string orchestra (from String Quartet No. 3) 1981 Orchestral
Cadenza for violin solo, Op. 13 1965 Chamber Music
String Quartet No. 4 ("Quiet Songs"), Op. 25 1971 Chamber Music
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