Recommended Albums

Bridge

Akiko Pavolka, Peter Hess, Pete Rende, Matt Pavolka

There are so many different influences present in the music on the newest CD Bridge by Akiko Pavolka's House of Illusion that it almost defies categorization. This could therefore place this music in... Read

Announcement

Mika Pohjola, Chris Cheek

Mika Pohjola is a superb technician who also possesses a crafty compositional pen as the artist generally pushes his creative faculties to the limits, evidenced by an increasingly rich recorded... Read

Nu ska vi sjunga

Johanna Grüssner & Mika Pohjola

Swedish singing tradition is alive and well! In the latest of revamped versions of children's classics, vocalist Johanna Grüssner and arranger-composer Mika Pohjola interpret forty songs from... Read

Ball Play

Mika Pohjola, Drew Gress, Mark Ferber

A collaboration with bassist Drew Gress and drummer Mark Ferber, pianist Mika Pohjola offers a follow-up to his Sound of Village duo improvisations. Pohjola features a free jazz vein of the 1960s,... Read

Live Jazz on Broadway

Jill Seifers Walsh

Nashville-based singer Jill Walsh live concert is here released in its entirety, and contains songs from her Broadway jazz repertoire. These songs became her and New York-pianist Mika Pohjola's duo... Read

Musicians

Otto Olsson

was a Swedish composer of classical music. Olsson is regarded as one of the... learn more

Torvald Torén

was one of the most notable Swedish organists of his time. He performed a vast... learn more

Terry Clarke

is a Canadian drummer. His natural rhythmic aptitude was obvious from an early age,... learn more

Eeppi Ursin

has performed in bands ever since her early child-hood. She studied oboe and played... learn more

Articles

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Kind of Blue, Reloaded

Johanna Grüssner uppträder i Björneborg

Op-Ed: Pianists and piano music lack sound variety due to long-time branding