• Mr Erkki Veltheim

Erkki Veltheim (born 1976 Finland) is an Australian composer, improviser, performer and interdisciplinary artist. He has long-standing collaborations with improvising trumpet virtuoso Scott Tinkler and composer-pianist Anthony Pateras, and has also performed with many other musicians including Jon Rose, Han Bennink, Wadada Leo Smith and Paul Grabowsky. Erkki holds a Master of Arts, for which he researched connections between music and ritual.