finnish conductor and composer.
Mills Williams Junior Fellow in Conducting at the RNCM.

"Kaapo has the most eloquent and efficient gestures – he knows what he wants (from the orchestra)."
– Gregorio Moppi/BelVivere, Amadeus – 19.9.2017

"Of all the most effortless and technically most versatile was the finn Kaapo Ijas who conducted the fourth act of Aïda – and he is clearly in the beginning of a big carreer."
– Von Walter Dobner/Die Presse – 17.09.2017

updated 20.2.2019

Photo: Antti Kokkola