Recommended Albums

Scandinavian Yuletide Voices - Christmas Carols

Mika Pohjola, Lisa Werlinder, Rigmor Gustafsson, Eeppi Ursin

Featuring Lisa Werlinder, Rigmor Gustafsson, Theo Bleckmann, Eeppi Ursin, Sanni Orasmaa and several others, Scandinavian Yuletide Voices provides us the most refreshing take on holiday music released... Read

Swedish Traditional Songs - Svenska visor - Nu blir sommar

Johanna Grüssner

Swedish Traditional Songs is a manifestation of summer, children and love. The songs are performed by Åland-native Johanna Grüssner and Finnish pianist Mika Pohjola in an intimate duo setting.... Read

Live at the Savoy

Grupo Nuevo, Eeppi Ursin, Mika Pohjola, Fernando Huergo

Grupo Nuevo explores new paths on chacarera and tango from Argentina. The repertoire contains classics and original compositions by Fernando Huergo and Mika Pohjola. Grupo Nuevo's renditions also... Read

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Pekka Pylkkänen Tube Factory

I first met Pekka Pylkkänen in the early eighties while working in Helsinki with the UMO Big Band. He was an aspiring saxophonist who approached me about having a lesson. I remember this young... Read

Trio Hour

Mika Pohjola, Dan Loomis, Kyle Struve

Pianist Mika Pohjola, bassist Dan Loomis and drummer Kyle Struve played 2005-09 on a weekly basis in Pohjola's studio on East 14th Street in Manhattan. The trio specialized in exploring... Read

Musicians

Johann Sebastian Bach

is often cited as the most significant composer of modern music. His position as the... learn more

Roberto Dani

was born in Vicenza, Italy in 1969. He started playing drums at age 7. In his early... learn more

Felipe Salles

is a native of São Paulo, Brazil, who currently lives and performs in New... learn more

Mark Ferber

grew up in Moraga, CA, and began playing piano at the age of four, before moving on... learn more

Articles

Op-Ed: Der Spiegel Fails To Deliver On Jazz Education

Jazz Trio Album "Ball Play" runs twisted wraps by Pohjola, Drew Gress and Mark Ferber

The Role of Jazz in Music Education for Children

Solo Pianist Highlights the New York Jazz Scene

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