• Guest musician on Across The Seventh Sea
• Tour guest 2012
Perttu is a cello player for Finnish band Apocalyptica.
He plays a German 19th century cello; he started playing the cello
when he was 5 years old.
Perttu has received many prizes and awards during his life as a
classical cellist. Among them is winning third place in the world-renowned
second International Paulo Cello Competition in 1996 at age 18.
Shortly afterward, he attained a lifetime chair in the Helsinki
He has also composed music for video games, documentary films as
well as many original compositions for Apocalyptica.