Kuva/ Photo: Sari Gustafsson (Suomen Kuvalehti)
Saxophonist Linda Fredriksson (b. 1985) is one of the most promising talents on the field of Finnish jazz. Despite of her young age Fredriksson has had time to perform with different groups, such as the praised Mopo-trio that draws it's inspiration from jazz, 70s punk and the Finnish nature. Fredriksson plays also in the soul band The Northern Governors and Ricky-Tick Big Band lead by Valtteri Pöyhönen.
Fredriksson has graduated as a pop/jazz musician from Pop & Jazz Conservatory in 2007. Nowadays she studies music education at the Sibelius Academy.