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Saxophonist Linda Fredriksson receives Freelancemuusikot ry’s grant 2019

The association of Finnish freelance musicians has awarded their annual grant to saxophonist Linda Fredriksson. Fredriksson works widely in the field of music as a soloist, composer and band leader both in Finland and abroad. During her career she has been part of ensembles such as Mopo, Ricky-Tick Big Band, Ultra Bra among others.


Henna-Maija Vannemaa Quartet releases new album

The top musicians of contemporary folk music join forces on Henna-Maija Vannemaa Quartet’s new album “Haave”. Vannemaa was selected as the Accordion Artist of 2019 by the Suomen Harmonikkaliitto (the Finnish Accordion Association).


We Jazz festival starts on Sunday

Internationally recognised We Jazz festival presents an inspirational set of jazz music in Helsinki, Tampere and Tallin between 1 and 8 December. The seventh We Jazz features names such as Maria Faust Machina, Elliot Galvin, Koma Saxo, ADHD, Muriel Grossmann, Terkel Nørgaard, Ralph Alessi, Oddarrang, Timo Lassy & Teppo Mäkynen and Katu Kaiku.


TTT-Klubi’s spring season programme released

TTT-Klubi offers versatile programme at its unique and intimate venue. The club was set up in 2011 and has established its place as a high-quality home base for wide-ranging performing arts.