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Anna Laakso - piano

Pianist Anna Laakso (b.1979) is a versatile musician earning merits particularly in chamber music and lied circles.

Anna works closely with numerous musicians and composers both at home and abroad. She works also actively with conductor John Storgårds and Lapland Chamber Orchestra as pianist in varying roles. Anna has performed at several Finnish festivals, many Europian countries and China. Anna´s passion is to play chamber music and fulfill projects with the aim of uniting music and other art forms. She is keen to work closely with composers and has recorded and given premiers of many works.

Anna has studied in Sibelius-Academy with Tuija Hakkila, Heini Kärkkäinen, Carlos Juris, Ralf Gothoni, Paavo Pohjola and Ilmo Ranta. She gave her diploma recital in the spring 2004 gaining her masters 2008.

Anna has founded chamber music festival “Valoa Kamariin” to Rovaniemi. In 2013 she enjoys the benefits of an artists grant from the state