Recommended Albums

At the Vision Festival

Rashied Ali, Greg Tardy, Omer Avital

This album is a one-set concert of drummer Rashied Ali's quartet at the Vision Jazz Festival in New York City in 1999. The four songs performed here are from the core live repertory of the group.... Read

Myths & Beliefs

Mika Pohjola, Mick Goodrick, Bruno Råberg, Roberto Dani

The one word that best describes Mika Pohjola's debut as a leader is "original." The melodic strength of Pohjola's material suggests sources in the traditional music of Finland, where he was born,... Read

Joulun valo - The Light Of Christmas

Johanna Lehesvuori, Jenna Ristilä

"The Light of Christmas" is Finnish soprano Johanna Lehesvuori's debut solo album. Recorded with pianist Jenna Ristilä, Johanna envisioned to record famous Ave Maria-songs by Schubert,... Read

Nu ska vi sjunga

Johanna Grüssner & Mika Pohjola

Swedish singing tradition is alive and well! In the latest of revamped versions of children's classics, vocalist Johanna Grüssner and arranger-composer Mika Pohjola interpret forty songs from... Read

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Pekka Pylkkänen Tube Factory

I first met Pekka Pylkkänen in the early eighties while working in Helsinki with the UMO Big Band. He was an aspiring saxophonist who approached me about having a lesson. I remember this young... Read

Musicians

Jill Seifers Walsh

grew up in Portland, Oregon, studied at Berklee College of Music, started her career... learn more

Maryanne de Prophetis

grew up in a diversely musical family with wide-ranging influences. Maryanne... learn more

John Coltrane

was always surrounded by music. His father played several instruments sparking... learn more

Roberto Dani

was born in Vicenza, Italy in 1969. He started playing drums at age 7. In his early... learn more

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Sep 28, 2014:

Finnish pianist Mika Pohjola's 1994 debut album rereleased

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The Real Swedish Essential Songs - Beyond ABBA - Now Released

Aug 13, 2014:

Svenska psalmer och visor utgivna på nytt jubileumsalbum

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