Osmo Tapio Räihälä is a composer of art music. His œuvre consists of music for symphony orchestra, chamber music, vocal and choir music as well as electronic music. His music is published by Sikorski/Boosey&Hawkes. His debut book ‘Miksi nykymusiikki on niin vaikeaa’ (Why Is Contemporary Music So Difficult) won the prestigious Finlandia Prize in 2021 in nonfiction category.
Photo: Stella Reismaa