Teppo Hauta-Aho (born May 27, 1941) is a Finnish double bassist and composer.
|Born||May 27, 1941|
Early life and studiesEdit
Later life and careerEdit
From 1965 to 1972, he played with the Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra. From 1975, he was with the Finnish National Opera Orchestra. In 1999 he performed with Brazilian tenor saxophonist Ivo Perelman, Irish-Swiss pianist John Wolf Brennan and Finish drummer Teppo Mäkynen at Kerava Festival. One of his best known works, Fantasia, for trumpet and orchestra, won the 1986 Queen Maria Jose competition in Geneva. Another, Kadenza, has been the set piece for international music competitions and has been played at music festivals.
He is a self-taught as a composer, and his compositions include a double bass concerto, chamber music and works for the double bass.
With Juhani Aaltonen
- Etiquette (Love, 1974)
With Anthony Braxton
- 2 Compositions (Järvenpää) 1988 (Leo, 1988 )
With Evan Parker
- The Needles (Leo, 2000–01)
With Edward Vesala
- Nan Madol (JAPO, 1974)
- Korhonen, Kimmo (2001), Hauta-Aho, Teppo, Grove Music Online. Oxford Music Online. Oxford University Press, doi:10.1093/gmo/9781561592630.article.45888
- Hillila, Ruth-Esther; Hong, Barbara Blanchard (1997). Historical Dictionary of the Music and Musicians of Finland. Greenwood Publishing Group. pp. 119–120. ISBN 9780313277283. Retrieved 22 November 2018.
- White, John; Christensen, Jean; Kornhonen, Kimmo (2002). New Music of the Nordic Countries. Pendragon Press. p. 194. ISBN 9781576470190. Retrieved 22 November 2018.
- Cook, Richard; Morton, Brian (1996). The Penguin Guide to Jazz on CD (3rd ed.). Penguin. ISBN 978-0-14-051368-4.
- Cook, Richard; Morton, Brian (2008). The Penguin Guide to Jazz Recordings (9th ed.). Penguin. ISBN 978-0-141-03401-0.
- "Teppo Hauta-aho". The Finnish Jazz Federation. Retrieved 2 December 2018.