FIVE CORNERS QUINTET: JAZZ FROM FINLAND
Monday, June 11, 7:30 & 9:30pm
"Wonderful stuff, pure genius. This super fresh Helsinki based five piece once again show why Scandinavia seems to be leading the way when it comes to all things jazz." – DJ MAGAZINE
Five Corners Quintet featuring Jukka Eskola, trumpet; Timo Lassy, baritone and tenor saxophone; Mikael Jakobsson, piano; Antti Lötjönen, bass; Teppo "Teddy Rok" Mäkynen, drums.
The Five Corners Quintet
The Five Corners Quintet is a Helsinki-based postmodern jazz outfit. Their debut album "Chasin' the Jazz Gone By" has been released in Europe (in Finland 11 weeks in the official album top 40), USA (Milan) and Japan (Columbia). "They have the potential to become a major draw on the European jazz circuit" -Stuart Nicholson, The Observer
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Selected recordings - click on track titles to add them to the Moosic Playlist.
Chasin The Jazz Gone By (2005)
This Could Be The Start Of Something
Before We Say Goodbye
The Devil Kicks
Jamming (With Mr. Hoagland)