Miika Warsell is a pianist and media composer from Helsinki, Finland. He has scored music for short films, online games and theatrical productions. Miika's forté is awe-inspiring, touching melodies, chordal progressions and counterpoint. His music conjures visual imagery, making it an outstanding companion to picture.

Besides his work experience, Miika has formal music qualifications from the East Helsinki Conservatory and from the Sibelius Academy (Open section). Miika has also studied musicology at the University of Helsinki. In addition he has completed a Masters in Media Music from Thinkspace - accredited by the University of Chichester. Miika has also studied film and media at the University of Malta. In addition to his musical background, Miika holds a Bachelor (Hons.) degree in psychology and a Masters in English and pedagogy from the University of Helsinki.

For commissioning work, licensing music or for collaborations, contact the composer at miika.warsell at

Photography by Vera Saarivuori.


May 6, 2017

I have been chosen as one of the top 30 finalists in the Oticons Faculty Film Music Competition of 2017!

Oticons Faculty film music competition


...and here's the music - a selection of tracks in various genres. For more music, visit my soundcloud page.


 "Magellan" - a space exploration tune


 Mobile game music - Stunt Racer (prev. Saimaa Rally - for Android phones and tablets)

Movie trailers, electronic tracks, Bach-like counterpoint, string quintet...

The album below is a homage to Vangelis, especially to his work in the 1970's and early 80's.

For more music, please visit