Photo: Suvi Sistonen

Joonas Tuuri – db, Ilmari Rönkä – alto sax, Toomas Keski-Säntti – p, Anssi Tirkkonen – dr

Despite its fairly short existence, bassist Joonas Tuuri’s new quartet has already performed at Oslo Jazz Festival last year, and gathered positive attention on club concerts in Helsinki. Tuuri’s honest and heartfelt compositions are influenced by the likes of Wayne Shorter, Chick Corea and Kendrick Scott Oracle.