Spirit Of New Orleans & Leroy Jones

Spirit Of New Orleans & Leroy Jones
Date: 13.6.
Time: 19:00 - 20:30
Location: Balderin sali
Tickets: 25 €

In this rare concert, the Helsinki-based jazz band Spirit Of New Orleans will feature the ever scintillating trumpeter Leroy Jones. Jones is one of the most respected soloists of the style and is a familiar guest in concert halls and festivals around the world. Spirit Of New Orleans was founded in 2001 and the band has delighted audiences between New Zealand and Norway. The line-up includes some of Finnish jazz’s top musicians: pianist Riitta Paakki, bassist Teemu Keränen and drummer Mikko Hassinen. The band is led by trombonist Katja Toivola. This Balder’s Hall performance is a unique opportunity to hear Leroy and SONO in a wonderful concert setting in Helsinki!


Leroy Jones, trumpet and vocals
Katja Toivola, trombone 
Riitta Paakki, piano
Teemu Keränen, bass
Mikko Hassinen, drums