Artist Bio

Juho Pohjonen, piano

An ardent exponent of Scandinavian music, pianist Juho Pohjonen performs widely in Europe, Asia, and North America with symphony orchestras and chamber ensembles and in recital. During the 2018–2019 season, he appears as soloist with the Nashville, Pacific, Bay Atlantic, and Duluth Superior symphony orchestras. He enjoys an ongoing association with the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center and is an alumnus of the Bowers Program (formerly CMS Two). Other highlights this season include his recital debut at the 92nd Street Y in New York, a European tour in February, and concerts in Toronto and Alicante, Spain. His recent recordings include Romantic repertoire with cellist Inbal Segev on Avie Records and works in honor of Finland’s centennial as pianist of the Sibelius Trio on Yarlung Records.

Juho Pohjonen holds the Alan and Corinne Barkin Piano Chair for 2019.