UMO JAZZ ORCHESTRA is the only professional orchestra in Finland specialized in jazz and new rhythm-oriented music.The big band of 16 musicians plays about 80 concerts every year in Finland. The programme consists from jazz to soul and classical music, mixing old and new in surprising way, from children to senior citizens.... read more
In 1982 Tampere Jazz Happening was organized for the first time and ever since it has been a part of the spectrum of cultural events in Tampere every year. Since 1990 the festival has been produced by Tampere Music Festivals which is a part of the Cultural Affairs of the City of Tampere. The Happening brings together the... read more
April Jazz Festival, Espoo, Finland - 26-29th April 2017
The largest jazz festival in the Helsinki Metropolitan Area will be arranged for the 31st time at Tapiola in Espoo. The programme will feature a wide spectrum of Finnish and international rhythm music stars. As in previous years, April Jazz Espoo will be hosted by the... read more
Annamaija Music Company is an independent production company located in Tampere, Finland. It has been existing since October 2011 and is now one of the key promoters in Finland that offers jazz concerts around the year in Tampere with both Finnish and international artists like Verneri Pohjola, Mikko Innanen, Raoul Bjö... read more
July 28th-30th 2016, Intimate & International Jazz Festival in Raahe, Finland.
The diverse program of Rantajatsit 2016 includes Finnish top names and an interesting setting of international signings and promising newcomers.
Mikko Innanen 10+ (FIN)
Timo Lassy Band (FIN)
Röyhkä/ Inginmaa/ Hypnomen (FIN)
Maria Laura... read more
The Finnish Jazz Federation was founded in September 1966 as a mutual national organization for both jazz musicians and music enthusiastics. Nowadays the Federation acts as an umbrella organization for its 45 member organizations in Finland. The Finnish Jazz Federation supports its members mainly by organizing... read more