News -page consists of current topics and interesting articles about jazz in Finland. 


Eclipse Jazz Club autum programme out

The season of Eclipse Jazz Club  emphasizes guitar music with six concert this autumn. The club also presents international guests and performers of the sharpest peak of Finnish jazz music. Eclipse club works for the good of new music and even four concert out of six features material from brand new albums.


Till Brönner and Valtteri Pöyhönen's all star ensemble open the Savoy's autumn season

The autumn season of the Savoy Theatre starts with a unique music happening: SavoyJAZZ September 2018 will bring together top Finnish and international stars of jazz. On Saturday 15 September, performs Valtteri Laurell Pöyhönen Nonet and German trumpet virtuoso Till Brönner. On Sunday 16 September, the stage is taken over by American saxophonist and composer Seamus Blake. 


Jazz vocalist Sanna Ruohoniemi releases a new album

Sanna Ruohoniemi, Finnish jazz vocalist and composer, currently based in Stockholm, is one of the most interesting young generation musicians. Her debut album  "Tales of a stranger" (Eclipse Music 2016) was widely acclaimed all over Skandinavian. 


Doors open to Europe

For the remainder of the year, Jazz Finland International follows the bands and delegates aiming to the international markets. The article series continues with Aurora Hentunen, who comments their upcoming tour in the Netherlands. 


The sun-bathed Jazz-Espa gathered a large audience

The Jazz-Espa concert series brought Finnish jazz music to the Helsinki city centre for the nineteenth time. Together the events drew over 4,000 during the one-week period from 29th July to 5th August. New to this year were the opening and closing clubs, called Summer Bay Jazz (Suvilahti Jazz) at the restaurant ship Merikerho.