Now on ARTE Concert: In a birthday concert for Kaija Saariaho, Anssi Karttunen performed with his improvising trio Tres Coyotes at the festival Musica in Strasbourg on September 17th.

The 40th edition of the festival dedicated a special focus to Kaija Saariaho on the occasion of her 70th birthday. Anssi Karttunen, her musical companion of many years, not only took part in the concert on September 17th as a solo artist with her Sept Papillons. In Strasbourg, he ealso performed in a trio with the composer Magnus Lindberg and the legendary John Paul Jones, former bassist of the rock band Led Zeppelin.