Oulu Music Festival

Oulu Music Festival Foundation

Oulu Music Festival Foundation was established by the City of Oulu in 1990, and is the organization behind the Oulu Music Festival. In addition to producing the Oulu Music Festival, the foundation organizes the year-round Jazz & Etno concert series and the summer Jazzpatio. Furthermore, the foundation hosts annual masterclasses in conjunction with the Oulu Music Festival.  

Board of Trustees

The operations of the Oulu Music Festival Foundation are controlled by the foundation's board. During the term 2021-2025 the chairperson of the board is Jenni Pitko and vice chairperson Ari-Pekka Sirviö. 

Hannu Tarvas, Susanna Yli-Luukko and Maija Saraste serve as members of the board, and the vice members are Karoliina Niemelä, Maria Pasanen, Roope Rautio, Päivi Polso and Aarno Törmänen.