“In art no rules exist. Any musical idea may be preceeded and followed by anything.”
Sauli Zinovjev in Rondo 2/2017


“Zinovjev’s music is characterized by an intensity that is unusually strong, and there is also a developed melodic dimension that is almost rare among colleagues.” Wilhelm Kvist, HBL

“Sauli Zinovjev’s orchestral music expresses deep feelings with slow and powerfull moves.” Auli Särkiö-Pitkänen, Rondo

“Sauli Zinovjev is exceptionally gifted composer […] The music is vital, fresh, beautiful -and loaded with significance.” Harri Hautala, Aamulehti