Pekka Kuusisto is abFinnish classical violinist. He won the prestigious Jean Sibelius violin competition in 1995, and has worked as a violinist, composer, conductor, organizer and art director of various music festivals. He also performs jazz and folk music, and is widely known for his genre-hopping attitude.
Pekka Kuusisto is the brother of another violinist, Jaakko Kuusisto. The father of the brothers is the classical composer Ilkka Kuusisto.