Otto Tolonen, Guitar

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Nov 08
Otto Tolonen, Guitar

Hailed as “a brilliant player and a musician of tremendous insight” by Soundboard magazine, Finnish guitarist Otto Tolonen has won top prizes in 20 international guitar competitions between 1995 and 2009. In 2015, he released a recording of Henze’s massive Royal Winter Music that was nominated for best recording of the year by the Finnish Broadcasting Company and for Finland’s Emma Award. He teaches at the Sibelius Academy (Helsinki) and has given master classes in Finland, Brazil, Germany, Holland, Italy, Russia, the UK and the United States. For more information, visit

Tolonen will also conduct a master class at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 7, in Choral Rehearsal Hall. Participation is limited to Blair students by audition, but the public is welcome to attend and observe.

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FREE Admission | Open to the Public

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