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Linda Fredriksson & UMO Helsinki Jazz Orchestra: Agatha 2 by Kerkko Koskinen at Savoy-teatteri

Posted by Finnish Jazz Federation on June 17, 2022


Kasarmikatu 46-48


Wed, September 28, 2022

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Kerkko Koskinen’s first instrumental recording Agatha, released in 2007, will receive a sequel Agatha 2 in the autumn of 2022. Agatha 2 is a custom composition for saxophonist Linda Fredriksson and UMO Helsinki Jazz Orchestra. The album release concert will be held at the Savoy Theater in Helsinki on Wed 28 September, 2022. Conductor Mikko Hassinen.
When the album came out in 2007, it was the case of the year, “A soundtrack bigger than Kerkko Koskinen’s life,” as Helsingin Sanomat described. During the week of its release, the album jumped to the top ten of Finland’s official list and sold out its release concert at the  Helsinki Festival in a minute....

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