Otto Rissanen

Rotterdam-based Finnish composer Otto Rissanen’s music fluctuates between jazz and classical, marked by a minimalist style with modern harmonies and groove, with a distinct theatrical flair. His work, weaving both acoustic and electronic sounds, is deeply rooted in narrative structures and interdisciplinary approaches, often exploring themes like individualism and human relationships. Rissanen’s compositions, rich in philosophical depth, encourage listeners to ponder critical questions about human life and individual freedom. Crafted for those seeking intellectually and emotionally stimulating experiences, his music seamlessly connects different styles of music and art forms, making it ideal for audiences who cherish artistic innovation and thoughtful exploration.

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