KERTTU AALTO-SETÄLÄ (b. 1992 in Helsinki) joined the Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra as 1st Principal Flute in 2020, having previously played Principal Flute with the Konzerthausorchester Berlin. She began her studies with Petri Alanko at the Sibelius Academy and went on to study with Felix Renggli at the Basel Music Academy and with Andrea Lieberknecht at the University of Music and Performing Arts Munich. She has appeared as a soloist for instance with the Gärtnerplatz Orchestra in Munich, and she has given recitals at festivals such as the Kuhmo Chamber Music Festival, the Crusell Week and the Avanti! Suvisoitto festival.