Petri "Pope" Puolitaivalsaxophonist/ composer/ teacher
Photo: Atte Mäläskä
Petri "Pope" Puolitaival is an Oulu-born reedsman. Known for his robust, noticeably bop-influenced playing, he leads his own group, Pope Puolitaival United, and plays in a number of defining Finnish groups of the 2010s, including Dalindèo, Martti Vesala Soundpost Quintet, Ricky-Tick Big Band and Nina Mya's band.
|Northern Resonance||2019||Flame Jazz Records|