Marjo Leinonen blew everyone away with her interpretations on some Billie Holiday stuff!
The spring of wonderful women is upon us!
Avoiding christmas songs with Jay!
A packed house and a wonderful night with Tia Cohen and Joose Ojala!
Had lotsa fun with monsieur Riku Niemi tonight @ Manala!
We were shredding with Monsieur wiiliam Suvanne!
The house was packed with maestro Mika Huusari!
With master reed player Risto Salmi!
Had a swell Good Friday with Annimaria Rinne last night!
Wrapped up the year in the best company w/ Mikael Konttinen!
Swinging! (Photo: Gona Lehtinen)
Fun jamming' with Jimbino Vegan (UK)!
The most lovely time with Sami Saari, the Finnish ambassador for soul, swing & jazz!
Always an honor to share the stage with Antti Sarpila!
Well, it's been a straight flush of great trumpeteers this spring season in Manala! Had lotsa fun with Kalevi Louhivuori!
Supa cool times w/ Verneri Pohjola!
With Mr. Golden Trumpet, Tero Lindberg!
Dived into some sweet John Coltrane stuff with Joakim Berghäll!
Despite the unfortunate illness of our guest star Risto Salmi we had a good time amongst just ourselves as a quintet!
A really cool review in Helsingin Sanomat by Katri Kallionpää!
Great swinging times @ Manala with the great trumpeteer Jukka Eskola!
Supa Fun times @ Manala with Miihkali Jaatinen on Bluegrass Banjo! (Pic: Jukka Pyysing)
Manala itinerary for the upcoming autumn is being announced! This season, we're going to play, play, play & not sing, sing, sing for a change.
Happy times @ Manala with Marjo Leinonen!
Happy times @ Manala with Pentti Lahti!
Happy times @ Manala with Johanna Iivanainen!
Happy times @ Manala with Sami Pitkämö!
We have confirmed dates and some very, very special guests confirmed for the upcoming winter/spring-season!
Happy times @ Manala with Tuomo Prättälä!
Happy times @ Manala with M.A. Numminen!
Happy times @ Manala with Aili Ikonen!