Sibelius Academy

Discover the notable alumni of Sibelius Academy. The list includes people like Jean Sibelius, Tarja Turunen, Tuomas Holopainen, Einojuhani Rautavaara & Kaija Saariaho. This list of notable alumni is loosely sorted by popularity and has people from different domains of life, such as musicians, writers, singers etc.

This ranking is based on an algorithm that combines various factors, including the votes of our users and search trends on the internet.

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Esa-Pekka Salonen
(Finnish Composer and Principal Conductor of London's 'Philharmonia Orchestra')

Esa-Pekka Salonen
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Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: June 30, 1958
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Helsinki, Finland

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Kaija Saariaho
(One of the Most Prominent Finnish Composers Known for Compositions like 'Petals' and 'Laterna Magica')

Kaija Saariaho
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Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: October 14, 1952
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Helsinki, Finland

 3 
Einojuhani Rautavaara
(Legendary Finnish Composer, Who Is Remembered Mostly for his Operas)

Einojuhani Rautavaara
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Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: October 9, 1928
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Helsinki, Finland
Died: July 27, 2016

 4 
Eicca Toppinen
(Finnish Cellist, Songwriter and Founder of the Quartet 'Apocalyptica' )

Eicca Toppinen
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Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: August 5, 1975
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Vantaa, Finland
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)

 5 
Leif Segerstam
(Finnish Conductor, Violinist, Composer, Pianist, and Violist)

Leif Segerstam
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Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: March 2, 1944
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Vaasa, Finland

 6 
Paula Vesala
(Finnish Singer-Songwriter and Former Member of the Pop Rock Duo 'PMMP' alongside Mira Luoti)

Paula Vesala
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Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: December 10, 1981
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Kärsämäki, Finland
Height: 5'2" (157 cm)

 7 
Paavo Lötjönen
(Finnish Cello Player & Co-founder of the Band 'Apocalyptica')

Paavo Lötjönen
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Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: July 29, 1968
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Kuopio, Finland
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 8 
Linda Brava
(One of the Most Versatile and Accomplished Classical Concert Violinists of Her Generation)

Linda Brava
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Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: February 26, 1970
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Helsinki, Finland
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 9 
Osmo Vänskä
(Clarinetist, Composer, and Conductor)

Osmo Vänskä
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Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: February 28, 1953
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Sääminki, Finland

 10 
Susanna Mälkki
(Conductor)

Susanna Mälkki
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Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: March 13, 1969
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Helsinki, Finland

 11 
Paavo Berglund
(Grammy-Nominated Finnish Conductor and Violinist, Who Was Part of Major Global Orchestras)

Paavo Berglund
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Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: April 14, 1929
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Helsinki, Finland
Died: January 25, 2012

 12 
Dima Slobodeniouk
(Music director of the Orquesta Sinfonica de Galicia since 2013)

Dima Slobodeniouk
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Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: 1975 AD
Birthplace: Russia

 13 
Jouni Kaipainen
(Former Composer)

Jouni Kaipainen
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Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: November 24, 1956
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Helsinki, Finland
Died: November 23, 2015