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Member of Finnish Soloists' Association

Tenure at Raseborg Culture Institute - Violin Pedagogue, from 2018

Founder of Backman Concerts, June 2017

The Backman Trio - Violinist, 2009 - 2015

 

Education:

Royal Academy of Music, London 2005 -2007 - Postgraduate Diploma in Performance - Final Recital with Distinction (2007),

Royal Academy of Music, London - Licentiate Violin Teacher LRAM (2007)

Trinity College of Music, London 2003 - 2005 (TCM) - Bachelor of Music, 1st Class Honours

Lahti Music Conservatoire / Lahden Ammattikorkeakoulu, Musiikinlaitos 2000 - 2005 - Muusikko AMK / Finnish Bachelor of Music, Graduated with Distinction (2005)

Awards:

Winner of the Leonard Smith & Felicity Young chamber music competition- Poulenc Sonata with Laia Armengol (2005).

Silver Medal at the Computers in Personnel Marlow Concerto Competition - Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto (2007).

2nd Prize in Gladys Puttick Extemporisation Competition (2005).

"Rising Star" / "Vuoden Nousija" award by the Students' Union, Lahti Polytechnic (2001).