Upcoming concerts

UMO 40th Anniversary Concert Series: UMO 1975-2015

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UMO Jazz Orchestra celebrates its 40th anniversary this year. UMO visits Jazz-Espa festival on Friday 7th August. The concert concentrates on Finnish compositions from e.g. Mikko Hassinen, Kari “Sonny” Heinilä, Jarmo Savolainen and the band leader, conductor Kirmo Lintinen.

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Fri 7th August at 5.30 pm, Espa Stage, Helsinki

Free entry.

Hermeto Pascoal & UMO Jazz Orchestra

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As part of its 40th anniversary year, UMO Jazz Orchestra will perform at the Helsinki Festival along with the Brazilian composer and multi-instrumentalist Hermeto Pascoal and his trusted friend, composer and bassist Itiberê Zwarg.

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Wed 19th August at 7 pm, Helsinki Festival, Huvila Festival Tent, Helsinki

Tickets available at Lippupalvelu from 40,50 € / 45,50 €, with dinner from 56,50 € / 60,50 €, including service fee.

UMO 40th Anniversary Concert Series: Antti Sarpila & UMO: Panorama

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UMO’s 40th anniversary concert series continues in the fall when the orchestra is joined by clarinetist and saxophonist Antti Sarpila.

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Tue 8th September at 3 pm, Malmitalo, Helsinki**
Wed 9th September at 7 pm, Vuotalo, Helsinki***

Tickets to the Malmitalo** available at Lippupalvelu from 14,50 € / 7,50 €. Tickets to the Vuotalo*** available at Lippupalvelu from 20 € / 16 €.


UMO’s year 2014 in figures

In 2014 UMO Jazz Orchestra reached 28 020 listeners and produced 61 concerts. 39 % of UMO’s repertoire was Finnish. UMO is one of Finland’s most significant employer’s of artists in jazz: in 2014 UMO worked with over 70 […]

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