Markus Hohti is an active chamber musician whose work has been heard in innumerable concerts in Finland and abroad. His repertoire includes an exceptional amount of new music, which he has studied under the leadership of Pierre Boulez and Ensemble Intercontemporain, among others.
Hohti has premiered dozens of chamber and solo works by contemporary composers and performs in multiple new music groups, such as Uusinta Chamber Ensemble, the international Laboratorium Ensemble, the Spanish ACA-ensemble and defunensemble.
He has worked as a soloist under the baton of Pierre Boulez in the Lucerne Festival Academy Orchestra, and has also performed as a guest with Ensemble Intercontemporain. In 2008 the Finnish Cultural Foundation awarded him a three-year artist's grant.