Koko Jazz Club , Helsinki

KJC ALL STARS CELEBRATES: NEW MUSIC FOR BIG BAND

9.2. At 21:00

KJC celebrates its seventh year in action and its founders 80 years in rhythm section!
Clubs artistic director, bassist Timo Hirvonen turned 40 at same time with his oldest colleague, drummer Jussi Lehtonen. 
Lehtonen wrote new music for the Big Band in june 2016 to be heard in this special event in 9.2.2017. The rest of the music is all about musical history of this great lineup. Jukkis Uotila on piano brings also arrangements to this special night and delivers the finest touch to the overall feel of the music.

KJC All Stars

Trumpets:
Tim Hagans (USA)
Jukka Eskola
Mikko Karjalainen
Janne Toivonen
Tero Saarti

Saxophones
Petri Puolitaival
Vinne Vannemaa
Timo Lassy
Markus Holkko
Jussi Kannaste
Joonatan Rautio

Trombones
Kasperi Sarikoski
Antti Rissanen
Heikki Tuhkanen
Mikko Sinivalo

Jukkis Uotila, piano
Teemu Viinikainen, guitar
Marzi Nyman, guitar, vocal
Mongo Aaltonen, percussion
Timo Hirvonen, bass
Jussi Lehtonen drums

Doors open at 20.00.