Online concert: UMO Helsinki Ensemble – Tribute to Art Blakey and The Jazz Messengers

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Online concert: HPO & UMO Helsinki: Clarinet Heroes (and a Lonely Trombone Player)

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UMO and The Finnish Big Band Association organise a reformed composition contest

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UMO Helsinki & Veronica Swift

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Music of Haarla, Heinilä, Kasurinen & Rönkä

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New album ‘Music of Haarla, Heinilä, Kasurinen & Rönkä’ challenges conventions of big band music with timeless flair

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ONLINE CONCERT: UMO Helsinki Jazz Orchestra: The Nutcracker Suite

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Concert cancellations November 2020 – January 2021

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CANCELLED: Lunch Concert: UMO Helsinki – The Nutcracker

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UMO Helsinki: Online Masterclass, Sibelius Academy of the Uniarts Helsinki

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UMO Helsinki: Online Masterclass, University of Music and Performing Arts in Graz

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Online concert: UMO Helsinki feat. Nina Mya (1/2)

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UMO Jazz Orchestra & Edward Vesala: Bad Luck, Good Luck

All music by Edward Vesala.

Side One:
1. Song of the Witch Doctors 10’59
2. Caliban 4’55
3. Bad Luck, Good Luck 8’44

Side Two:
1. Bread for Soul 8’16
2. Noble Man 6’38
3. Arcilemac 5’09
4. Out of Mascarade 4’17

 

UMO Jazz Orchestra: 
Heikki Haimila tp, Esko Heikkinen tp, Olli Högström tp, Markku Johansson tp, Pentti Lahti alto sax, bcl, flutes; Pepa Päivinen sopr. Sax, alto sax., tenor sax, flute; Teemu Salminen sopr. Sax., tenor sax, cl, flute; Unto Haapa-aho brs, bcl; Juhani Aalto trb; Petri Juutilainen trb; Mircea Stan trb; Tom Bildo tuba; Raoul Björkenheim, guitar; Iro Haarla, harp; Pekka Sarmanto, bass; Esko Rosnell, drums.
Esko Linnavalli, conductor.

Tomsz Stanko, trumpet
Juhani Aaltonen, alto and tenor saxophone
Edward Vesala, percussion

Recorded: 1983
Published: 1985
Publisher: Leo Records
Publisher code: 015
Studio: Finnvox Studios, Helsinki