Kati Kuusava

Kati Kuusava graduated from the Sibelius Academy in 2008 with highest grade, after studying violin with Leonid Mordkovich, Pertti Sutinen and Jaakko Ilves. Kuusava has won first prize in Portogruaro chamber music competition. At the moment Kuusava is playing in the first violin section of the Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra, but she is also a member of the chamber orchestra Avanti, Virtuosi di Kuhmo and the Jousia Ensemble. Kuusava’s instrument is a Jaakko Mäkelä violin from 2009.