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MISCELLANEOUS WORKS

MUSIC FOR EXHIBITIONS

 

2006 Europia

Photografic exhibition by Rax Rinnekangas

sound work with Heikki Innanen

Mexico City El Centro de la Imagen 2007

 

DISCOGRAPHY  |  Selected

 

2011 FENSTER ZUM SOMMER Original Soundtrack (NORMAL 328 CD)

2009 Kari Kriikku:Bizarre Bazaar (ONDINE ODE 1140-2)

2007 Avanti presents HumppAvanti (EMI BlueNote 50999 511504 2 6)

2006 Esa Kuloniemi: The Legend of Bicycle Bronson (BLR 33130 2)
2003 Heikki Nikula: Piping down the valleys wild (JaseCD 0039)

2003 Pentti Lahti: BaranBaran (ALBA  ABCD 177)

2003 Heikki Nikula the brilliant bass clarinet:Hoepnadium! (JaseCD 0023)

2003 Leningrad Cowboys:Global balalaika show (LC-001)

1999 Äänen Lumo - Charm of Sound (CSR-0199)

1997 Saxperiment (SAXCD 1)

1993 Bo Carpelan läser 10 kapitel Urwind (FSRCD-05)

1993 Fem sång ur Kalevala (FSRCD-05)

1991Salsamania:Ritmo Polar! (AMF CD 2007)

 

WORKS AS MUSIC PEDAGOGIC

 

TEACHING

 

SIBELIUS ACADEMY

1992-2000 lecturer of music. Music Education Department

1990-1992 teacher of etnomusics

1989-1990 teacher of improvisation

 

POP&JAZZ CONSERVATORY OF HELSINKI

1987-1990 teacher of piano improvisation. conductor for A Big Band

 

 

BIG BAND EDUCATION

 

1992- Settlement Big Band; Pohjantie Big Band Kuopio; Porvoo Big Band;

Tampere Conservatory Big Band,Rovaniemi Big Band

 

 

FINNISH NATIONAL OPERA

 

2002/2003/2004 OOP Workshops for children with Markus Fagerudd

Numerous lectures and workshops of filmcomposing

 

 

WORKSHOP EDUCATION

 

1999, 2000 composition and instrument building project for children in Musica nova Helsinki.

1996 International Salsa Camp of the Jyväskylä Music Institute

1991 Sibelius Academy/Jazz Department 

1990-1991 Helsinki Cultural Centre

1986 Music camp of the Pop & Jazz Conservatory

1982 Music camp of the Jyväskylä City

 

 

 

WORKS AS MUSICIAN

 

SALSAMANIA 1981-1994

pianist, co-leader, co-arranger.

1980-1990`s performances with various main festivals like: Pori Jazz 1982, 1983 ja 1985; Provinssirock 1987 and 1990; Kainuu Jazz 1986 ja 1991; Imatra Big Band Festival 1988 ja 1991; Hesperia Winter Carnival, Helsinki 1984, 1985, 1986, 1990 ja 1992; Helsinki Sea Jazz 1987; Time of Music Festivals, Viitasaari 1991; Helsinki Festivals 1993; Kaustinen FolkFestivals 1993; Ruisrock 1993; Lieksa Brass Week 1994; Debrecen Jazz Festival, Hungary 1984; Varanger Jazz Festival, Norway 1993

1980`s SALSANAMIA educational group for schoolconcerts. Over 500 schoolconcerts around Finland. Konserttikeskus ry. 

1980`s SALSANAMIA group for children.Over 30 concerts and recording Salsanamia 1989(IKALP-002)

 

WORKS AS MUSICIAN  |  Selected

 

2006 JOHN ZORN "Cobra"

keyboard player.Helsinki Musica Nova cond. John Zorn 

2002-2003 OTNA EAHKET

keyboard player with Jone Takamäki, Antti Hytti, Tom Nekljudow

Finnish Jazz Federation tour.Tour in France arranged by Charles Gil

2002- Aija Puurtinen&Timo Hietala duo

1998-2000 Homenaje a Arsenio Rodriguez Band

pianist.festival & clubconcets with special guests Chico Alvarez(New York)

Miguel Angel Ramirez Vinent(Cuba)

1998- Gumbavanti ensemble (Chamber Orchestra Avanti project)

keyboards

1996-1997 Kraanat Auki musical

pianist

1994-1996 Markku Rinta-Pollari/Tauno Räsänen/Pekka Törmänen/Timo Hietala Quartet

1996 Aija Puurtinen Band

keyboards

1995 Settlement Big Band featuring Mario Grillon Machito Jr.

pianist

1994-1998 Saoco Salsa Band

pianist and arragements

1989 & 1991 UMO Jazz Orchestra featuring Chico O’Farril,Bobby Porcelli and Ignacio Berroa

pianist

1989 Torakka radiofeature Paroni Paakkunainen, pianist

Prix Futura, Berlin, 1989.

1981- studiomusician

pianist&keyboardist in Helsinki with different sessions 

 

 

 

 

WORKS AS PRODUCER  |  Selected

 

1981-Present

Producer of all the composer's film, radiomusics & concertprograms etc.

2006 Esa Kuloniemi CD "The Legend of Bicycle Bronson"

preproducer & 2nd engineer

2005 Doina Kletzmer: Nomada

(ALBA ABCD 194)co-producer and 2nd mixer.

Teosto-award nomination 2005.

2003 Pentti Lahti: BaranBaran

(ALBA  ABCD 177) producer with Pentti Lahti & Kalle Vanhapelto

 

 

 

STUDIES

 

1981-1989 Sibelius Academy

1989-1991Composition studies with Olli Kortekangas Workshops: Sibelius Academy, Pop & Jazz Conservatory, Jyväskylä

University (Bob Moses) Private lessons from various musicians and pedagogues(John Taylor, London; Mousse N’Diaye, Dakar etc.)

1995 Studies of West Indian music in Madras, India with K. Subramanian

1998 Studies of Senegalese music in Dakar