Upcoming concerts

Lunch Concert: UMO & Kari Ikonen – Twelve Fn Kies

UMO’s very popular lunch concerts continue. In the spring season opening, UMO and pianist Kari Ikonen premiere the new composition Twelve Fn Kies by Antti Auvinen for big band and Moog synthesizer. The concert is free of charge.

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Tue 17th of January, at noon. Savoy Theatre, Helsinki

Free entry!

UMO: 100 Years of Dizzy Gillespie

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Hundred years has passed since Dizzy Gillespie was born. UMO pays homage to Gillespie’s vast musical heritage with a series of concerts. The programme consists of the virtuoso trumpeter’s most famous compositions and best-loved jazz standards. The soloists of the evening are members of UMO’s trumpet section.

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Mon 23rd of January at 7 p.m. Koko Jazz Club*, Helsinki
Wed 25th of January at 3 p.m. Malmitalo**, Helsinki
Thu 26th of January at 7 p.m. Vuotalo***, Helsinki

Tickets to Koko Jazz Club* from Tiketti € 18 / € 14, to Malmitalo** from Lippupiste € 10 / € 5, to Vuotalo*** from Lippupiste € 18 / € 14. All prices include service fees.

UMO & Kari Ikonen: Twelve Fn Kies | Musica nova Helsinki 2017

As a part of Music nova Helsinki 2017 Festival, UMO Jazz Orchestra and the soloist Kari Ikonen bring Antti Auvinen’s new composition to the middle of everyday routines of downtown Helsinki, the shopping centre Kamppi, to three free concerts.

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Thu 2nd of February, at 3.30, 4.30, and 6.30 p.m. Shopping centre Kamppi, Helsinki

Free entry!


UMO has a new home at Cable Factory

UMO Jazz Orchestra has moved to Kaapelitehdas region (Cable Factory). Orchestra is rehearsing in the same space with Chamber Orchestra Avanti (Valssaamo, door B) and the office is located nearby on Tallberginkatu 3. Our new […]

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Grammy winner Richard Bona to feature UMO

Cameroonian jazz bassist, singer-songwriter Richard Bona is an enthusiastically anticipated guest of UMO Jazz Orchestra. Savoy Theatre is filled with African rhythms, as Bona performs there with the 16-piece UMO in the beginning if February […]

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The spring season published and on sale

UMO Jazz Orchestra’s spring season 2016 is now published and the tickets to all concerts are on sale. There will be a lot going on from intimate jazz club concerts to visits of international soloists. […]

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