Theo Bleckmann (GER) feat. Oulu Symphony Orchestra & UMO Helsinki

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UMO Helsinki with Nikki Iles & Mike Walker (UK) – open rehearsal

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Heikki S. von Hertzen Memorial Concert: Osmo Ikonen Band feat. UMO Helsinki Horns

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UMO Helsinki & Pink Twins feat. Kadi Vija play Twin Peaks – Music of Angelo Badalamenti & David Lynch

The artist duo Pink Twins, ie....
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Aili Ikonen feat. UMO Helsinki

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Let’s Festival in summer 2022: Torino Jazz Festival, Lahti Organ Festival, Flow Festival, Helsinki Festival & Allas Sea Pool

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UMO Helsinki with Nikki Iles & Mike Walker (UK)

Award winning British pianist,...
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Jazz Jam & Brew

Welcome to the jazz jam sessio...
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UMO Helsinki feat. Guillermo Klein: Tango ARG–FIN

UMO Helsinki Jazz Orchestra do...
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AUF: Avanti, UMO Helsinki & Fibo – Music Unlimited with Rajaton

AUF orchestras aka Avanti! Cha...
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Torino Jazz Festival: Jimi Tenor & UMO Helsinki – Terra Exotica

Jimi Tenor and the UMO Helsink...
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Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra & UMO Helsinki: May Day Matinee

Celebrating the May Day atmosp...
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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