Miska and Juri Seppä, also known as The SEPPÄ BROTHERS are award-winning composers of music for Film, TV, Commercials and Games. They have been composing and playing music together since their childhood. Combining their innovative composing with the production and programming skills of Juri and arrangement and orchestration knowledge of Miska, they have already produced many successful works that showcase their unique style.
After working together for numerous short films, in 2010 they collaborated in composing the score to Rare Exports a fantasy/horror film about the original Santa Claus, for which they won the Jussi-award (Finnish oscars) for best score. In it’s review Variety wrote ”Unabashed orchestral sweep generally heard only in much bigger-budgeted pictures.” Rare Exports was also nominated for the best score in Nordic for the Nordic Film Music Awards.
Their work in action/adventure film Big Game starring Samuel L. Jackson also was nominated for Jussi-award. Featuring a epic orchestral score Big Game premiered this September at Toronto International Film Festival, for great reviews. It was released worldwide in 2015.
2017 the brothers scored a beautiful children’s film Kanelia kainaloon, Tatu ja Patu! It was also nominated for Jussi-award 2017 as the best Finnish score as well as best score in Nordic film score at the Nordic Film Music Awards.
Starting in May 2018 you should be listening Juris score in Nordic Noir tv-series Deadwind (Netflix worldwide). Such a haunting score for a greatly haunting crime-story. Directed by Rike Jokela and Produced By Dionysos Films. Season 2 following in 2019.
2018 Seppä Brothers also composed a drama/comedy film Ilosia aikoja, Mielensäpahoittaja-film, which was released in September. At the moment it is the most watched Finnish film of the year! Huge success, huge fun!
The most recent release is the Nordic Noir-series Bullets, directed by Pete Riski, Produced by Vertigo, Nadcon (The Bridge, The Killing) and Music by Juri. Distributed via Sky Vision. BULLETS won the Buyers Coup de Coeur Award as the audience´s favorite show presented at MipDrama Buyers´ Summit on April 8th, 2018.
In addition to feature films and tv-series, The SEPPÄ BROTHERS have written music for high profile commercials worldwide including McDonalds, Vodafone, Nokia, HD+, Yoplait and Canal+ as well as few documents and opening themes for several tv-shows and cartoons, the music and all the idents for Finnish broadcasting companys Channel 1 etc.