The Finnish trumpeter Pasi Pirinen is the Professor of Brass Instruments at the Sibelius Academy and has the position of the Principal Trumpet at the Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra.
In 1995-2005 Pirinen had the position of the Principal Trumpet at the Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra. His first orchestral engagements were in the position of the Principal Trumpet at the Córdoba Symphony and at the San Luis Chamber Orchestra in Argentina. Pirinen is also a member of the Avanti! Chamber Orchestra.
Pirinen’s latest album, of trumpet concertos by Haydn, Kaipainen and Tomasi with the Tampere Philharmonic Orchestra and conductor Hannu Lintu, was released in October 2014 on the Alba label.
Pasi Pirinen is a Yamaha artist.