In Zurich Opera House

As a coach and conductor Erkki Korhonen did postgraduated studies at the Zurich International Opera Studio. He was lecturer in correpitition at the Sibelius Academy from 1989 to 1999 and deputy head of the department in 1996-97. Over a period of over twenty years, he has worked as a correpititeur at the Finnish National Opera, the Savonlinna Opera Festival, regional operas and the Zurich Opera. Erkki Korhonen has conducted opera performances at the Zurich Opera and the Zurich Festival and several gala concerts in Switzerland, Germany and Liechtenstein, for example Mozart’s La Finta Semplice, Rossini’s Il Viaggio a Reims, Telemann’s Pimpinone, Pergolesi’s La Serva Padrona, Walton’s The Bear and several chorus and orchestral works. He is invited to give a masterclass in conducting department at the Shanghai Conservatory, spring 2009.

With Maestro Zedda at Sibelius Academy

Teaching in Master Course in Zurich Opera Studio