Sanni Orasmaasinger/ composer/ lyricist
Sanni Orasmaa (b. 1972) is an active musician and the Finnish and Nordic influences can be heard and seen in her singing, compositions and teaching. Recently she has been performing a lot in Finland and U.S. and released a new album with her SloMotive Trio, a band formed in 2008. SloMotive, that consists of Orasmaa, percussionist Abdissa Assefa and keyboardist Kari Ikonen, did also a Finnish Jazz Federation's tour in fall 2012. Orasmaa has, besides singing her own material, worked actively with film-, musical- and radioproductions around Europe and United States.