Iro Haarla – p, comp, Jukka Orma – el. gtr, Jone Takamäki – ten. sax, Aniida Vesala – drs
Iro Haarla is an awarded and respected pianist-harpist-composer, who has made a long and impressive career in the field of Finnish jazz. In addition to the veteran guitarist Jukka Orma and masterful saxophonist Jone Takamäki, she now presents in her new group the promising young drummer Aniida Vesala. A nuanced and rich sonic world twines around their memorable melodies, opening toward both raw, black rhythms and steep, heart-rending infinities.