Joona Uusitalo

Joona Uusitalo began his studies at the age of five at Järvenpään Suzuki school under Kaisa Saarikorpi´s tutelage, and later continued for Mikko Haapaniemi. He has been studying for Erik T. Tawaststjerna at the Sibelius Academy Youth Department since 2017.

Joona has been the soloist in Grieg´s concerto and the first movement of Mozart´s d minor concerto. He is also active as a jazz pianist and accompanist. Joona has taken masterclasses with Jussi Siirala, Teppo Koivisto and Robert Levin. He plays the french horn and is also an active chess player.