Jussi Vähälä is a Finnish cellist. He began his cello education at Lahti Conservatory under Jouko Paavola, subsequently studying under Arto Noras at the Sibelius Academy, where he graduated in 2012. He served in the Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra between 2006 and 2012, and is currently first cello and soloist at the Finnish National Orchestra.
Vähälä has performed at every significant chamber music festival in Finland, and is a member of the Total Cello Ensemble. The prestigious appearances of this Ensemble include performing at the 2016 Independence Day reception at the Presidential Palace in Helsinki.