Elisa Järvi: In tune, tune in! – Music for a Quarter-Tone Piano

The event is a part of Uniarts Helsinki’s fourth Research Pavilion, taking place in Hietsun Paviljonki and its surroundings in Helsinki 5 June – 29 August 2021.

Piano and sheets.
Picture: Elisa Järvi

Pianist, DMus Elisa Järvi performs on a new microtonal keyboard instrument, tuned in musical temperaments 24edo and 22edo. The event introduces new compositions by Juhani Nuorvala, Lauri Mäntysaari, Hannu Pohjannoro and early quarter-tone piano pieces by Ivan Wyschnegradsky, Tui St. George Tucker and Charles Ives.   

Read more about the new quarter-tone piano and about its history.

Research Pavilion #4: Helsinki 

Fine arts, concerts, performances, workshops and discussions with an inquiring mindset – welcome to the Uniarts Helsinki Research Pavilion to see and experience what artistic research is all about. Previously arranged in connection with the Venice Biennale, this time the Pavilion will gather artist-researchers to Hietsu in Helsinki.   

Uniarts Helsinki’s fourth Research Pavilion will be organised with the support of the Louise and Göran Ehrnrooth Foundation. 


9.6.2021 at 15:00



Hietsun Paviljonki

Hiekkarannantie 9

00100 Helsinki


Free entry

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