Tag Archives: Music

A tree in December (it’s Christmas today)

A tree during christmas time, though not a spruce. Merry Christmas to all my followers! A daily countdown to Christmas, with eight photo posts, some are more, some are less “Christmas-like”. All pictures taken during this December.

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Something to pamper yourself with …

Would you like to make your life a bit more comfortable? Start saving now. Here are a couple of good old things re-invented, both coming from Finland. FIRST   What about a small cottage, which you can use year round, in … Continue reading

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Sax at Mama Africa, Cape Town

Some years ago we had a wonderful dinner at Mama Africa Restaurant and Bar in Cape Town, South Africa. Mama Africa writes on their web site: “We offer live music nightly performed by by young local musicians. We have three marimba … Continue reading

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Bangkok views – “Play it again, Sam, if you don’t feel too dizzy.”

Fifth of nine views: Open air music at 250 meters over the ground One of the tallest hotels in Asia, Lebua at State Tower in Bangkok offers a breathtaking restaurant and bar experience, the Dome. One can expect that the … Continue reading

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Jazz in Vaasa 1971 – epilogue 2012

November last year I published some pictures I had taken at the Vaasa Youth Festival summer 1971. This triggered some interesting responses. The blog and pictures have been viewed about 7 000 times by today. The picture below has been … Continue reading

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UMO Jazz Orchestra & Gil Evans

Jazz lovers were treated well in the concert UMO Jazz Orchestra offered on 26 January 2012 at Savoy Theatre, Helsinki. The orchestra, conducted by Kari Heinilä played the compositions and arrangements by Gil Evans to celebrate his 100th anniversary. The … Continue reading

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Vesa Aaltonen in drums 1971 and 2006

What a nice coincidence. I posted earlier pictures from Vaasa Youth Festival 1971, where Vesa Aaltonen was the drummer in the band Tasavallan Presidentti. Then I checked some of my newer pictures and found him playing in the band on … Continue reading

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