18.8.2022
20:00
Lippu.fi: in advance 27,50 € / at door 30 €

Age limit 18. Doors open at 7 pm. Duration about 90 minutes, no intermission.

Allas Live:

UMO Helsinki Jazz Orchestra goes blues with Erja Lyytinen

Conductor Antti Rissanen

Thu 18 August 2022 at 8 pm (doors 7 pm) // Allas Sea Pool, Helsinki


18.8.2022
20:00
Lippu.fi: in advance 27,50 € / at door 30 €

Age limit 18. Doors open at 7 pm. Duration about 90 minutes, no intermission.

The Queen of Slide Guitar, singer-songwriter Erja Lyytinen and UMO Helsinki Jazz Orchestra will join forces at the Allas Sea Pool in August! The concert will feature material from Lyytinen’s entire career, including her latest songs with fresh big band arrangements made by e.g. Erno Tiittanen and Antti Rissanen, who also conducts the concert. The event will be recorded.

This is the heart of the blues!

ALLAS LIVE is a series of more than fifty summer gigs in the seascapes of Katajanokka in the courtyard of the Allas Sea Pool. www.allasseapool.fi

Erja Lyytinen, “The Queen of Slide Guitar” has become internationally celebrated guitarist with multiple awards and recognitions such as Number 2 on Total Guitar’s “World’s Best Guitarists Now” poll and European Blues Awards “Guitarist of the Year” award. She has released her biographical book called “The Blues Queen” including stories how she shares stages with the legends such as Carlos Santana, Dan Aykroyd, Sonny Landreth and Jennifer Batten. Lyytinen’s musical pallet is vast, encompassing the very best of contemporary blues-rock whilst inspired and influenced by the blues greats of yore. www.erjalyytinen.com

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