My father was priest and I sneaked into the church secretly with my fathers keys to improvise with the organ. Later I started piano and violin lessons in music college in Turku. After high school I studied music and medicine in the University of Turku, I have been in orchestra called Collegium Musicum Turku ense, condacted by Osmo Vänskä at that time. My teachers in music has been Gottfrid Gräsbeck and Juhani Sajakorpi. Competitions: I won in 1982 and in 2012 3.prizes for organ and choral compositions organized by the Finnish Cantor Organ Association. Other achievements: The Association of Finnish Cantor Organists has presented my compositions and Male vocal quartet Delicato has recorded also a CD (”Barefoot”) where is my vocal works. Akademiska Orkestern, Flora Kören and Brahe Djäknar has presented my missa and the orchestra other compositions. I am also fully served psychiatrist Turku health care. Now I play viola in the Symphony orchestra of Åbo Akademi.