Ahti Alavillamo

Ahti Alavillamo (b. 2002)  started playing piano in 2009 at Kuula-opisto, a music institute in Vaasa, and studied later under e.g. Anton Ylikallio’s guidance. From 2019 on Alavillamo has studied at the Espoo Music Institute as a student of Junio Kimanen. Alavillamo has been a student of the Youth Piano Academy Finland from 2021. He has participated on masterclasses of Konstantin Bogino, Gergely Boganyi, Paavali Jumppanen ja Henri Sigfridsson.

Alavillamo has performed in many concerts organized by Kuula-Opisto and Espoo Music Institute. He is also a frequent performer at the Korsholm Music Festival in Vaasa. Most significant performances of Alavillamo have been Young Soloists concert of Vaasa City Orchestra (2018), concert with Albert Sahlström at the Korsholm Music Festival (2020) and performances as the pianist of Topelius concert project (2018) and Pictures concert project (2020).

In 2019 Alavillamo won his own series in Lakeus Soi -piano competition and in 2022 he was rewarded with 2. prize in Leevi Madetoja Competition. Alavillamo participated in the Tampere Piano Competition in 2021.

Read more about the concert here.