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New Music Orchestra: Our Latin Friends

Conductor: Esko Linnavalli.
Compositions: Heikki Sarmanto, Eero Koivistoinen, Kaj Backlund.

A
1. The Synchronization of Life 10’00
(Kaj Backlund)
solistit/soloists: Pekka Pöyry soprano sax, Heikki Sarmanto electric piano

2. Spanish Dance 10’56
(Eero Koivistoinen)
solistit/soloists: Markku Juhansson fluegelforn, Eero Koivistoinen soprano sax

B
1. Icon Song 8’36
(Heikki Sarmanto)
solistit/soloists: Pekka Sarmanto, bass; Otto Berger, electric guitar; Heikki Sarmanto, piano & Eero Koivistoinen, sopranto saxophone

2. Our Latin Friends
(Heikki Sarmanto)
solistit/soloists: Eero Koivistoinen, tenos saxophone; alto saxophone & Heikki Sarmanto electric piano

Lead: Esko Linnavalli
Vocal: Maija Hapuoja
Woodwinds: Pentti Lasanen, Pekka Pöyry, Eero Koivistoinen & Pentti Lahti
Trumpets: Markku Johansson, Kaj Backlund & Simo Salminen
Trombones: Juhani Allto, Petri Juutilainen
Keyboards: Heikki Sarmanto
Guitar: Otto Berger
Bass: Pekka Sarmanto
Percussion: Esko Rosnell

Recorded: 1975
Published: 1976
Publisher: Konserttikeskus
Publisher code: KKLP 175
Studio: Finnlevy Studios, Helsinki