M.A.Numminen's production from the year 2000-, a summary


- 2000Tango ist meine Leidenschaft (Tango is my passion) published in German; Haffmans Verlag. Big attention in the media of Germany, Switzerland and Austria. For sale: only in German second-hand bookshops.



- 2001 Aenigma Aeternum, an oratorio for six opera singers, choir and orchestra. Libretto in 6 languages (latin, french, swedish, finnisch, german, danish). Not been performed.



- 2001 M.A.Numminen: Dägä Dägä, the 1st in Germany published CD; Trikont. Big attention in the media. During 2001 MAN gave 35 concerts in German speaking countries. For sale: www.trikont.de



- 2001 "Der Weihnachtsmann schlägt zurück" (St. Claus hits back) Christmas book in German Haffmans Verlag. For sale: only in German second-hand bookshops.



- 2001 Kiusankappaleita III ('Pieces of Nuisance 3') Double CD. Includes singles, EPs and separate recordings 1989--2001. Siboney LXCD 634. For sale: www.levykauppax.fi



- 2002 Rytmirunoja, a collection of poetry as a book and a CD (Antero Jakoila, guitar on the CD); Rockadillo. The first stage of MAN's new poetry. For sale: www.levykauppax.fi



- 2002 Naapuri (Neighbour), fool-around-stories together with the authors Markku Into and Jarkko Laine; Johnny Kniga



- 2003 "Der Kneipenmann" (The Beer Bar Man); Zweitausendeins. MAN's beer round in Finland 1986, now in German. For sale: only in German second-hand bookshops.



- 2003 "M.A. Numminen singt wüste wilde Weihnachtslieder" (MAN sings wild and furious Christmas songs), CD for Zweitausendeins. For sale only in net: www.equaldreams.com



- 2003 "M.A.Numminen Sings Wittgenstein" CD.Zweitausendeins reprinted The Tractatus Suite and, as a bonus, Helena est libertas. For sale: www.zweitausendeins.de/Wittgenstein



-2003 "Ist das Glück nur ein Traum? (Is Happiness but a Dream?) Tango CD for Trikont. M.A.Numminen sings in German, Sanna Pietiäinen in Finnish backed by the Neo-Rustic Tango Orchestra. For sale: www.trikont.de



- 2003 Rehtorin päiväkirja (A headmaster's Diary), a diary novel and the reader's calendar of the year 2004.



- 2004 Erakon rakkaus - an die deutsche Geliebte (The Love of a Hermit - for a German Love), a cantata for a barytone and an orchestra. Not yet been performed.



- 2004 Didi-Wah-Didi, CD by M.A.Numminen Scratch Band; Rockadillo ZENCD 2092. For sale: www.levykauppax.fi



- 2005 Einstein, Weinstein, Wittgenstein, a in German written radio play for DeutschlandRadio. MAN plays some minor roles, too..



- 2005 Contro Corrente, a maxi single, the second stage of MAN's new poetry, is the first concrete result of the cooperation together with DJ Sane (Santeri Vuosara), who makes the machine music accompaniments: loops, samples, scratch. For sale: santerivuosara ( at) mail.com



- 2006 A 12-part song suite with a new style to the poetry of the German poet Heinrich Heine. The suite was recorded, the CD is called "M.A.Numminen singt Heinrich Heine"; Trikont US-0357-2. For sale: www.trikont.de



- 2006 Il tango è la mia passione; Edizioni Socrates. The novel Tango is My Passion in Italian. The launch party of the book was arranged in Rome on the 24th of April. MAN's lecture and singing was the beginning for the later tours in Italy. www.edizionisocrates.com



- 2006 Music video Sedena con la mia donna nel parco del parlamento (With my woman in the our parliament park, in Italian).



- 2007 Valotin-rap (Exposer Rap) for Dr. of Techn. Antti J. Niskanen's text, which deals with an important device in semiconductor industry.



- 2007 A show at Skansen's funfair in Stockholm confirmed M.A.Numminen's come back in Sweden.



- 2008 M.A.Numminen gör ont i Sverige (MAN is up to some mischief in Sweden), a new CD in Swedish. Rockadillo ZENCD 2118. For sale: www.levykauppax.fi



- 2009 Svenskans kraft på båda sidor av Bottenhavet (The Power of Swedish on the Both Sides of the Gulf of Bothnia) M.A.Numminen wrote the libretto and composed a rhapsodic song suite for alto, barytone and piano about the position of the Swedish language in Finland. Arrangement: Mika Siekkinen. Numminen himself sang in some parts of the work. The premiere was on Stockholm's culture week in August 2009. It was also performed in connection with the Gothenburg Book Fair in September and once more in Stockholm in Finland's Institute in December. The Finnish concerts were held in Helsinki and Raseborg.



- 2009 M.A.Nummisen 60-luku (The 60's of M.A.Numminen). CD including the LP from 1985. Bonus songs from the concert Kielletyt Laulut (Forbidden Songs) from 2009. Rockadillo ZENCD 2003. For sale: www.levykauppax.fi



- 2010 Verliebte Philosophen. Hannah Arendt und Martin Heidegger. Eine Liebe in Prosa und Poesie (Beloved Philosophers. H. A. and M. H. A Love in Prose and Poetry). M.A.Numminen wrote the libretto and composed it for mezzo soprano, barytone, cello and piano about the almost 50 year long love affair of the two philosophers. For himself MAN composed two non-classical songs. World premiere in Berlin on the 17th of April 2010. After that in Rostock, Stuttgart, Hamburg, Munich and Salzburg. A big success in every city. Probably the music work will be presented in Spring 2011 in Stockholm and Helsinki.