JORMA PANULA (born 10 August 1930 in Kauhajoki ) is a Finnish conductor, composer, and teacher of conducting. He has mentored many notable Finnish conductors, such as Esa-Pekka Salonen , Mikko Franck , Sakari Oramo , Jukka-Pekka Saraste , and Osmo Vänskä .
Panula studied church music and conducting at the Sibelius Academy. His teachers included Leo Funtek , Dean Dixon , Albert Wolff and Franco Ferrara . Apart from conducting, he has composed a wide variety of music. His operas Jaakko Ilkka and the River Opera established a new genre called "performance opera", which fused music, visual art and the art of daily life. Panula's other compositions include musicals , church music, a violin concerto, jazz capriccio and numerous pieces of vocal music.
Panula was the artistic director and chief conductor of the Turku
Philharmonic Orchestra from 1963 to 1965, the
Panula has served as Professor of Conducting at the Sibelius Academy
As a pedagogue, Panula has been a teacher and mentor to many Finnish conductors, such as Esa-Pekka Salonen , Mikko Franck , Sakari Oramo , Jukka-Pekka Saraste , and Osmo Vänskä . Other conducting students have included Ari Rasilainen, John Storgårds, Hannu Lintu, Eeva Ollikainen, Susanna Mälkki, Tuomas Ollila (Hannikainen), Pietari Inkinen, Olari Elts, Stefan Solyom, Rolf Gupta, Jani Telaranta, Maria Badstue, Tuomas Rousi, Jan Söderblom, Kari Tikka, Atso Almila, Markus Lehtinen, Jukka Iisakkila, Juha Nikkola, Petri Sakari, Dmitri Slobodeniouk, Tibor Bogányi, Ricardo Chiavetta, Sasha Mäkilä , Esa Heikkilä. He has since taught conducting courses all over the world, such as in Paris, London, Amsterdam, Moscow, New York, Tanglewood, Aspen, Ottawa and Sydney. He has limited his podium appearances greatly during the past ten years. Panula was listed as one of the "60 most powerful people in music" featured in the November 2000 issue of BBC Music Magazine. Panula was awarded the Rolf Schock Prize in 1997.
In March 2014, Panula caused controversy in a Finnish television
interview with remarks that denigrated the ability of women to conduct
particular composers, and that women were suited to conducting music
that was "feminine enough" (tarpeeksi feminiinistä), such as Debussy
, but that they were unsuited for conducting
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Preceded by Ole Edgren TURKU PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA 1963–1965 Succeeded by Paavo Rautio
Preceded by Per Dreier PRINCIPAL CONDUCTOR, AARHUS SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA 1973–1976 Succeeded by Ole Schmidt
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