UMO Helsinki Ensemble feat. Annimaria Rinne: Great American Songbook

This concert replaces Holy Th...
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AUF: Music from Baroque to Hollywood // Avanti!, UMO Helsinki & Fibo

Three top orchestras in differ...
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Concert cancellations spring 2020

Updated Fri 3rd April 2020 at ...
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UMO Helsinki participates in new international jazz residency program

Jazz Finland, Sibelius Academy...
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RESCHEDULED: UMO Helsinki Ensemble feat. Annimaria Rinne: Great American Songbook

THIS CONCERT WILL BE RESCHEDUL...
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Ed Partyka

Trombonist, composer, arranger...
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RESCHEDULED: Silent Music: Portraits of Silence – UMO Helsinki, Anna-Maria Helsing, Mirja Mäkelä

Holy Thursday’s 9.4. co...
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Savoy JAZZFest: UMO Helsinki with Joyce Moreno celebrating Jobim

Savoy JAZZFest brings together...
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Helsinki Day free concerts at Savoy: UMO Helsinki – Summertime!

UMO Helsinki Jazz Orchestra an...
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RESCHEDULED: UMO Helsinki plays Buddy Rich – Big Swing Face

THIS CONCERT IS CONFIRMED TO B...
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CANCELLED: Lunch Concert: UMO Helsinki plays Frank Zappa feat. Jere Haakana & Valtteri Pöyhönen

THIS CONCERT IS CANCELLED. No ...
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Lunch Concert: UMO Helsinki feat. Kasperi Sarikoski

How about some jazz for lunch?...
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Manuel Dunkel

b.1971

Saxophonist Manuel Dunkel (b. 1971) established his position as one of the prominent voices in the Finnish scene around the mid-1990s. He has been a member of UMO Jazz Orchestra since 1994. Dunkel formed his own quartet in 1996, and to date he has released five albums with the group. He has collaborated with such international names as Paul Jackson, Rick Margitza and Kenny Wheeler, and played in several Finnish bands, e.g. in Jukka Perko’s Hurmio and Espoo Big Band. With his own quartet Dunkel has performed e.g. in Belgium and France and as a featured soloist e.g. in Japan, Sweden and Turkey. In 2011 Dunkel received prestigous Yrjö-award from the Finnish Jazz Federation.

www.manueldunkel.com