Works by Aki Yli-Salomäki


orchestra & large ensemble
soloist and orchestra
chamber
solo instrument
vocal & choral


orchestra & large ensemble
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Onnelmia (2014-2016) 24`
for orchestra
1 piccolo, 2 flutes, 2 oboes, 1 english horn, 2 clarinets in Bb, 1 bass clarinet in Bb, 2 bassoons, 1 contrabassoon, 4 horns, 3 trumpets, 2 trombones, bass trombone, timpani 3 percussions, harp, piano, strings

I Äärettömän edessä
II Nyhjää
III Onni valtaa ihmisen


Uneen... (2015-2016) 12'
for orchestra
Piccolo, Flute, Oboe, English horn, Clarinet in Bb, Bass clarinet in Bb, 2 Bassoons/2200/Percussion (2 players), Strings




Uinukainen (2015) 11`
for string orchestra
Original version is written for string quartet.



Kaarella (2009-2010) 9'
for orchestra
2222/4331/Piano/Harp/Perc (3)/Strings


Lull (2008/2010) 10'
for orchestra
Flute, Alto flute, Oboe, English horn, Clarinet in Bb, Bass Clarinet in Bb, 2 Bassoons, 2 Horns, 2 Trumpets,2 Perc, Harp, Strings


Speak, memory (2007) 16'
for orchestra

Piccolo (also flute), Alto flute (also flute), Clarinet, Bass clarinet, Oboe, English horn, 2 bassoons, 2200, perc (1 player), strings


Random Layers on Open Space (2006) 10'
for orchestra
1 flute (also piccolo), 1 alto flute, 1 oboe, 1 cor anglais, 1 clarinet in Bb, 1 bass clarinet, 1 bassoon, 2 horns in F, 1 trumpet in C, 1 trombone, percussion (2 players), strings


Colours in Linear Landscapes (2005) 10'
for ensemble
flute (also piccolo), clarinet (also bass clarinet), bassoon, horn, 2 violins, viola, cello and double bass


Lava (2003) 10'
for symphonic wind orchestra


Drift (2003-2004) 16'
for string orchestra


More (2001-2002) 7'
for big band






soloist and orchestra
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Oi autuus (2015-2016) 24`
for cello and orchestra
solo cello + 1 piccolo, 2 flutes, 2 oboes, 1 english horn, 2 clarinets in Bb, 1 bass clarinet in Bb, 2 bassoons, contrabassoon, 4 horns, 3 trumpets, 2 trombones, bass trombone, tuba, timpani, 3 percussions, harp, strings

I Suoraan asiaan (Straight to business)


II Kaikki katoaa (All things vanish)


III Kiitos viimeisestä (Thanks for last time)





Ilmanvaloa (2013-2014) 31'
for clarinet and orchestra
3333/4331/Harp/Timp + Perc (3)/Strings

I Viivojen viivähdyksiä


II Hyväilevää tyhjyyttä


III Hymniaaltoja & rummutusta


Täplät (2009) 14-15'
for oboe and orchestra
Solo oboe, Piccolo, Flute, English horn, Clarinet in Bb, Bass Clarinet in Bb, Bassoon, 2 Horns, 2 Trumpets,2 perc, Harp, Strings


Gently Flow Silent Streams (2008/2010) 6'
for oboe and orchestra
2121 1100 01 0, str, ob solo


Species – In Action (2005-2006/2010) 17'
for percussion and orchestra
solo percussion + piccolo, 2 flutes, 2 oboes, cor anglais, 2 clarinets, bass clarinet, 3 bassoons/4231/02/1, piano, strings


Smaller and Smaller (2005) 17'
for guitar and orchestra
solo guitar + 2222/2000/01/0, strings


Arpian images (2003) 30'
for vibraphone, glockenspiel and strings


Violin Concerto (2002) 18'
for violin and string orchestra


Clarinet Concerto (2001/2004) 14'
for clarinet and string orchestra


.lagh (2000) 10'
for flute and string orchestra






chamber
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Sellaisenaan (2017) 26`
for string quartet


Harhoja (2014-2015) 13`
for wind quartet and string quartet




Väreitä (2014-2015) 15`
for clarinet, horn, piano and string quartet


Versoja (2013-2014) 23`
for oboe, violin, tape and aerial acrobat


Raanu (2011-2012) 10'
for violin and guitar
(also version for flute and guitar, flute and kantele, violin and kantele)


Hohka (2011-2012) 10'
for string quartet




solo instrument
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Kuultava (2014) 5`
for flute


Viipyillen (2010-2013) 30`
for various solo instruments


Yksinäisiä ääniä (2012) 6`
for violin
Yksinäisiä ääniä is part of the cycle "Viipyillen” for various solo instruments.


Palasina maailmassa (2013) 6`
for kantele
Palasina maailmassa is part of the cycle "Viipyillen” for various solo instruments.


Vesimittari (2012) 2'
for guitar
Vesimittari is part of the cycle Small Creatures – A Musical Encyclopedia in the Making by various composers.


Preview (2011) 7'
for clarinet


Jälkitiloja - viisi miniatyyriä (2010-2011) 7'
for piano


Mailla (2010) 6'
for viola
Mailla is part of the cycle "Viipyillen” for various solo instruments.


Hidasta (2010) 6'
for cello
Hidasta is part of the cycle "Viipyillen” for various solo instruments.


Odota (2010) 6'
for guitar
Odota is part of the cycle "Viipyillen” for various solo instruments.






vocal & choral
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Les Hymnes de Bilitis (The Hymns of Bilitis) (2014) 9`
for mezzo-soprano, violin and cello


Aukea (2010-2013) 19`
for throat-singer and orchestra


Paikka (2013) 6`
for throat-singer and oboe