Upcoming Shows

11Dec2018
HelsinkiJazzanti concert series, ravintola Laulumiehet Jazzanti concert series, ravintola Laulumiehet Esa Pietilä, Raoul Björkenheim & Janne Tuomi  

Past Shows

28Nov2018
HelsinkiJuttutupa- Rytmihäiriö Club Juttutupa- Rytmihäiriö Club
18Nov2018
HelsinkiViikki Church Viikki Church
07Nov2018
HelsinkiG- Live Lab G- Live Lab
03Nov2018
HollolaHollola Church Hollola Church
26Oct2018
HelsinkiHelsinki Music Center Helsinki Music Center
18Oct2018
HelsinkiViikki Church Viikki Church
23Sep2018
KauhavaKauhava Church Kauhava Church
16Sep2018
IsokyröIsokyrö Church Isokyrö Church
04Sep2018
KeuruuKeuruu Church Keuruu Church
04Sep2018
KeuruuKeuruu Church Keuruu Church
02Sep2018
SysmäSysmä Church Sysmä Church
23Aug2018
KajaaniKajaani Church Kajaani Church
15Aug2018
InkooInkoo Church Inkoo Church
12Aug2018
Riihimäki, FinlandRiihimäki Chappel Riihimäki Chappel
09Aug2018
VaasaVaasa Church Vaasa Church
08Aug2018
Kempele (Olulu), FinlandKempele church Kempele church
07Jul2018
Utö Lighthouse Church Utö Island, Finnish archipelago Utö Island, Finnish archipelago
06Jul2018
Notö Island, Finland, Finnish archipelagoNötö Church Nötö Church
14Jun2018
Sodankylä, FinlandMidnight Sun Film Festival Midnight Sun Film Festival
10Jun2018
HelsinkiSuomenlinna Church Suomenlinna Church
10Apr2018
Kemiö, FinlandKemiö Church Kemiö Church
08Apr2018
LahtiLahti Ristin Kirkko Lahti Ristin Kirkko
06Apr2018
EspooSoukka Kappeli Soukka Kappeli
01Apr2018
KiteeKitee Church Kitee Church
30Mar2018
KotkaKymi Church Kymi Church
15Mar2018
Nousiainen TownNousiainen Church Nousiainen Church
27Feb2018
LoviisaLoviisa Church Loviisa Church
25Feb2018
HelsinkiViikki church Viikki church
28Jan2018
Vantaa, Korso church Korso church
26Jan2018
TampereGalleria Saskia Galleria Saskia
02Dec2017
EspooEMMA Art Museum EMMA Art Museum
19Oct2017
Mikkeli / St. MichelsConcert Hall Mikaeli Concert Hall Mikaeli
15Oct2017
AkaaAkaa church Akaa church
08Oct2017
HelsinkiLauttasaari church Lauttasaari church
01Oct2017
LappeenrantaLappeenranta Church Lappeenranta Church
22Sep2017
JyväskyläJyväskylä City Theater Jyväskylä City Theater
10Sep2017
ImatraImatra Church Imatra Church
27Aug2017
PoriTeljä church Teljä church
13Aug2017
Solo SaxophoneHanko Church Hanko Church
12Aug2017
TampereMessukylä Church Messukylä Church
10Aug2017
Solo SaxophoneNaantali Church Naantali Church
13May2017
Solo SaxophoneRovaniemi Church Rovaniemi Church
29Apr2017
With Veli Kujala (acc.& live electr.) & Mika Kallio (drs)Art Musem EMMA Art Musem EMMA
17Apr2017
Solo SaxophoneIisalmi church Iisalmi church
09Apr2017
Solo SaxophoneUlvila Church Ulvila Church
25Mar2017
As soloist with chorus Akademiska SångföreningenHelsinki Conservatory Helsinki Conservatory
23Mar2017
Concerto "Graffiti Play" (Pietilä) with Kuopio Symphony Orchestra (cond. Ville Matvejeff)KUOPIO MUSIC CENTER KUOPIO MUSIC CENTER
10Mar2017
With Joe Fonda (bs) - Harvey Sorgen (drs.) - David Lopato (pno)The Loft of Thomas Rochen The Loft of Thomas Rochen
09Mar2017
Saxophone MasterclassUniversité Laval Université Laval
08Mar2017
Solo SaxophoneLe Cercle Le Cercle
07Mar2017
Solo SaxophoneLe Bleury-Bar à Vinyle Le Bleury-Bar à Vinyle
06Mar2017
With John Esposito (pno), Rosi Hertlein (vl.) & Otto Gardner (bs.)NYBard College Conservatory of Music Bard College Conservatory of Music
19Feb2017
"Moments Quartet" Esa Pietilä (ts) - Eero Hämeenniemi (pno)- Joe Fonda (bs)- Harvey Sorgen (drs)Kangasala Arts Centre Kangasala Arts Centre
18Feb2017
"Moments Quartet" Esa Pietilä (ts) - Eero Hämeenniemi (pno)- Joe Fonda (bs)- Harvey Sorgen (drs)Validi Karkia -club Validi Karkia -club
17Feb2017
"Moments Quartet" Esa Pietilä (ts) - Eero Hämeenniemi (pno)- Joe Fonda (bs)- Harvey Sorgen (drs)Vapaaehtoisen Hyvinvointityön keskus Vapaaehtoisen Hyvinvointityön keskus
16Feb2017
"Moments Quartet" Esa Pietilä (ts) - Eero Hämeenniemi (pno)- Joe Fonda (bs)- Harvey Sorgen (drs)JaZZanti concert series at Restaurant Laulumiehet JaZZanti concert series at Restaurant Laulumiehet
05Feb2017
With choir "Akademiska Sångföreningen"Vanha Ylioppilastalo - Old Studenthouse Vanha Ylioppilastalo - Old Studenthouse
27Jan2017
Solo SaxophoneLoviisa Church, Loviisa,Finland Loviisa Church, Loviisa,Finland
22Jan2017
Solo SaxophoneRymättylä Church, Finland Rymättylä Church, Finland
13Jan2017
Liberty ShipCafe Tiljan, Turku, Finland Cafe Tiljan, Turku, Finland
12Jan2017
Duo Esa Pietilä & Mika Kallio (drs)Solar Winds concerts, Aino Acte club, Helsinki, Finland Solar Winds concerts, Aino Acte club, Helsinki, Finland
07Jan2017
Esa Pietilä, ts & live electronics - Tane Kannisto, saxesTelakka Jazz, Tampere, Finland Telakka Jazz, Tampere, Finland
15Dec2016
Liberty ShipVictoria Nasjonal Jazzscene Victoria Nasjonal Jazzscene
19Nov2016
As a guest with Pori-Teljä Chorus. Various music for choir, solo improvisationsTeljä Church Teljä Church
13Nov2016
New Music from Kujala-Pietilä TreatmentViikki, church Viikki, church
02Nov2016
Premiere of Composition "Brisk" (Pietilä) for Cello & Marimba. Eeva Rysä, cello & Kazutaka Morita, mar.Camerata Hall, Helsinki Music Center Camerata Hall, Helsinki Music Center
12Oct2016
Solo Saxophone concert, music of Esa Pietilä & improvisationsMerikeskus Wellamo, Kotka, Finland Merikeskus Wellamo, Kotka, Finland
02Oct2016
Premieres of new music from Esa Pietilä for 3 chamber Duos: Kujala- Pietilä Treatment, Duo Unprecendented & Duo with guitarist Petri KumelaGloria Theater, Helsinki, Finland Gloria Theater, Helsinki, Finland
01Oct2016
Soloist with Tampere Raw Contemporary Sextet & Premiere of "Hyperhelium" (comp. Pietilä)Vanha Kirjasto / Old Library,Tampere, Finland Vanha Kirjasto / Old Library,Tampere, Finland
25Sep2016
"In Quartet": Marilyn Crispell, pno - Esa Pietilä, ts - Ken Filiano, bs - Harvey Sorgen, drsSt. Andrews Episcopal Church, Beacon, NY St. Andrews Episcopal Church, Beacon, NY
23Sep2016
Solo concert with live-electronics, presenting music from new solo album "Times & SpacesClifton Center, Louisville, KY, USA Clifton Center, Louisville, KY, USA
22Sep2016
Esa Pietilä Masterclass on saxophone, improvisation, ensembleJamey Aebersold Jazz Studies Program, Louisville University, USA Jamey Aebersold Jazz Studies Program, Louisville University, USA
21Sep2016
Esa Pietilä Masterclass on saxophone, improvisation, ensembleJamey Aebersold Jazz Studies Program, Louisville University, USA Jamey Aebersold Jazz Studies Program, Louisville University, USA
19Sep2016
Trio with Arthur Kell, bass & Harvey Sorgen, drsBar Lunatico, New York City Bar Lunatico, New York City
10Sep2016
Solo Saxophone concert with live-electronics, presenting material from new solo album "Times & Spaces",Jazzgalleria, Pori, Finland Jazzgalleria, Pori, Finland
04Sep2016
Duo Unprecedented - Esa Pietilä, ts & live-electronics, Eija Kankaanranta, Kantele & live-electronics. Mikkeli Cathedral, Mikkeli, Finland Mikkeli Cathedral, Mikkeli, Finland
02Sep2016
Music of Ulf Krokfors (b.), with Iro Haarla (pno), Esa Pietilä & Janne Tuomi (drs)Flame Jazz / Jazz Club Monk, Turku, Finland Flame Jazz / Jazz Club Monk, Turku, Finland
01Sep2016
Music of Esa Pietilä, improvisations & choralsSastamala Pyhä Olavi Church, Sastamala, Finland Sastamala Pyhä Olavi Church, Sastamala, Finland
30Aug2016
Music of Esa Pietilä, improvisations & choralsVantaa Pyhä Lauri Church, Vantaa, Finland Vantaa Pyhä Lauri Church, Vantaa, Finland
16Aug2016
Music of Esa Pietilä, improvisations, music of J. S. Bach & choralsTapiola Church, Espoo, Finland Tapiola Church, Espoo, Finland
31Jul2016
Music of Esa Pietilä, improvisations & choralsUusikaupunki Church, Uusikaupunki, Finland Uusikaupunki Church, Uusikaupunki, Finland
30Jul2016
Esa Pietilä, ts -Reija Lang, voc. - Jari Kanninen, pno - Harri Virtamo, bsElisaari Quest Harbour, Inkoo, Finland Elisaari Quest Harbour, Inkoo, Finland
28Jul2016
Kujala-Pietilä Treatment, music and improvisations of Veli Kujala (acc, live electronics) & Esa Pietilä (ts, live electronics)Porvoo Church, Porvoo, Finland Porvoo Church, Porvoo, Finland
30Jun2016
Solo Saxophone, improvisations, music of J.S. Bach & choralsHanko church, Hanko, Finland Hanko church, Hanko, Finland
09Jun2016
Material from new (double) solo saxophone album "Times Spaces" release with acoustic improvisations & compositions (CD1) & Improvisations & compositions with live-electronics (CD2).Digelius Music Shop, Helsinki, Finland Digelius Music Shop, Helsinki, Finland
08Jun2016
Solo Saxophone concert - improvisations, music of Esa Pietilä, J.S Bach, chorals...Tuusula church, Tuusula, Finland Tuusula church, Tuusula, Finland
02Jun2016
New music from Kujala - Pietilä Treatment / official release of Veli Kujala´s new composition and "HyperOrganism" Aino Ackté Chamber Festival, Helsinki, Finland Aino Ackté Chamber Festival, Helsinki, Finland
22May2016
As soloist & conductor with Rovaniemi Big BandWiljam, Rovaniemi, Finland Wiljam, Rovaniemi, Finland
14May2016
New Solo Saxophone (double) album release concert German Church, Helsinki, Finland German Church, Helsinki, Finland
08May2016
Solo Saxophone concert, improvisations & music of Esa PietiläHeinola Church, Heinola, Finland Heinola Church, Heinola, Finland
06May2016
Solo Saxophone concert, free improvisations and improvisations on chorals & J.S. Bach music.Hämeenlinna Church, Hämeenlinna, Finland Hämeenlinna Church, Hämeenlinna, Finland
05May2016
Osuma Ensemble & Esa Pietilä, Premiere performance of Hunt! (comp. Pietilä)Kangasala-Talo Kangasala-Talo
24Apr2016
Solo Saxophone concert, improvisation & music of J. S. BachRymättylä Church Rymättylä Church
17Apr2016
Solo SaxophoneMaria Church Maria Church
31Mar2016
31.3.-2.4. Esa Pietilä & Eija Kankaanranta / Music of Juhani Nuorvala with Dance Theater Glims & GlomsLouhisali, Espoo Cultural Center Louhisali, Espoo Cultural Center
26Mar2016
KuopioAlava church, Kuopio Alava church, Kuopio
17Mar2016
Soloist with Lappeeranta City Orchestra / F. P. of Kalevi Aho´s Tenor saxophone concerto.Lappeenranta Hall / Lappeenranta Sali Lappeenranta Hall / Lappeenranta Sali
17Mar2016
HaminaHamina Church Hamina Church
10Mar2016
Soloist with Pori Sinfonietta / F. P. of Kalevi Aho´s Tenor saxophone concerto.Pori Promenade Hall / Promenadi Sali Pori Promenade Hall / Promenadi Sali
03Mar2016
Esa Pietilä, Eero Hämeenniemi & Mika KallioJazzanti concert series Jazzanti concert series