Hello and welcome to this page.
I’m Esa Orjatsalo 38 years old Finnish composer, producer, sound engineer, sound designer and musician. I started my career as a freelance sound engineer in 2003 and since then I’ve participated in dozens of album productions, mixed hundreds of shows (actually hundreds per year…) and composed hundreds of songs for various purposes.
Currently I tour with following bands:
I also work as a project manager and as an AV-technician for Rajupaja Oy
In the past I have toured with the following bands:
I have also worked for one of tours and shows for following bands:
Turisas, Die Apokalyptischen Reiter, Finntroll, Heidevolk, Trollfest, Winterstorm, Frosttide, Grailknights, Finsterforst etc.
Current or recent album productions feature:
Moonsorrow, Moottörin Jyrinä, Bloody Hell, Majka Nurminen, Mimi ja Kuku
As a producer I have one single that is certified gold in Finland, Moottörin Jyrinä – On aika mennä nukkumaan.
Moonsorrow’s album Jumalten Aika on which I worked as a recording engineer reached number 1 in the Finnish charts, the album was also nominated for Emma Award.
Moottörin Jyrinä’s album Lapsimetallin kuninkaat was also nominated for Emma Award (which equals Grammy in Finland).
At the moment I’m also working on sound design and mix for forthcoming Blood Ceremony Films feature film Curse of the Witches Blood.
I can deliver a full more detailed CV upon request.