Cover photo: Leif Öster / YLE ; Design: Sami Hokkanen
|Performer||UMO Helsinki Jazz Orchestra|
Compilation co-produced by Umo Jazz Orchestra, YLE Culture/Music programs and Provisual Ltd.
Beauty and the Beast
UMO plays the Music of
LIVE & STUDIO 1977-2004
The album consists of compositions by Pekka Pohjola performed by UMO and recorded by YLE. It covers almost 25 years from the middle of the 70s to the year 2000 premiered commission work “Us”. In addition to these, as a bonus track, it includes a version of the finale of “Us”, recorded in 2004. The album comes with a great booklet with introductions and information of the musicians and the zeitgeist. In addition to Pekka Pohjola it features over 50 Finnish, top-notch musicians.