UMO Helsinki Ensemble: The Blues and the Abstract Truth

In the spotlight of this conce...
Read more ->

ONLINE CONCERT: UMO Helsinki Ensemble feat. Annimaria Rinne: Great American Songbook

The UMO Helsinki Ensemble toge...
Read more ->

Accessible Orchestras pilot brings virtual concerts to senior centre in Helsinki

The Helsinki Philharmonic Orch...
Read more ->

ONLINE CONCERT: Portraits of Silence – UMO Helsinki, Anna-Maria Helsing, Mirja Mäkelä

Note! The concert has been pos...
Read more ->

Record number of participants in the renewed composing contest

The Jury includes Bob Mintzer ...
Read more ->

Free online concerts in March

As the audience restrictions f...
Read more ->

CANCELLED: Jimi Tenor & UMO Helsinki: Terra Exotica

Updated 15.3.2021:  The live ...
Read more ->

ON DEMAND: UMO Helsinki: Awakening – New Music for Jazz Orchestra

UMO Helsinki Jazz Orchestra pe...
Read more ->

ON DEMAND: UMO Helsinki: Frozen Petals

UMO Helsinki Jazz Orchestra pl...
Read more ->

ON DEMAND: UMO Helsinki Ensemble – Tribute to Art Blakey and The Jazz Messengers

UMO Helsinki Ensemble will tak...
Read more ->

ON DEMAND: HPO & UMO Helsinki: Clarinet Heroes (and a Lonely Trombone Player)

Update 28.1.2021:  Live strea...
Read more ->

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

Edited 23.3.2021 UMO Helsinki ...
Read more ->

UMO Jazz Orchestra & Eero Koivistoinen: Ultima Thule

Conductor Esko Linnavalli.
Compositions arrangements Eero Koivistoinen

Side A
ULTIMA THULE
1. Johdanto/ Prology 0,48
2. Eläinten tanssi/ Dance of animals 5,41
3. Ruska 3,07
4. Porojen tanssi/ Dance of reindeers 4,48
5. Kaamos 4,20
6. Lopuke/ Epilogy 1,39

Side B
SEA SUITE
1. Shanty 3,45
2. Mist on the sea 4,01
3. Homeward Bound 5,23
4. En voi unhoittaa sua mielestäni pois (I can’t forget you) 5,36

Reeds: Juhani Aaltonen, Pentti Lahti, Eero Koivistoinen, Teemu Salminen, Unto Haapa-aho
Trumpets: Esko Heikkinen, Simo Salminen, Esa Koponen, Markku Johansson, Heikki Haimila, Jörgen Petersen
Trombones: Juhani Aalto, Mircea Stan, Petri Juutilainen, Tom Bildo, Valtteri Malmivirta
Keyboards: Olli Ahvenlahti
Guitar: Otto Berger
Bass: Pekka Sarmanto
Drums: Esko Rosnell

Recorded: 1983
Published: 1983
Publisher: Pro Records
Publisher code: 003
Studio: Yle M1 Studio (Side A), MTV Studios, Helsinki (Side B)