Emma and Yle Awards for Petri Kumela’s ‘SMALL CREATURES – A MUSICAL BESTIARY’

Petri Kumela has won the Classical Emma Award and the Yle Record of the Year for his ‘Small Creatures – A Musical Bestiary’. The record & book was also a nominee for the Finlandia Prize 2020, and is done in collaboration with author Laura Ruohonen and artist Erika Kallasmaa, containg 35 new works composed for guitar, including my Pet Monkey Paw Motion (2017).