Esa Pietilä, tenor sax
Heiri Kaenzig, bass
Mika kallio, drums
An improvising trio with well known Swiss bass master Heiri Kaenzig. They are delivering their message of free / avant garde jazz – The trio puts it´s trusts on the strenght of a moment, creating long forms, musical hills and valleys with colourful soundscapes. The trio is known from perfoming improvised concerts mostly with no beforehand written music. Painting and structuring long and interestingly improvised shapes and forms of music is their “thing”.
Heiri Kaenzig is known from performing with Thierry Lang, Billy Hart, Harry Sokal, Jojo Mayer, Franco Ambrosetti, Geri Allen, Didier Lockwood, Axel Fischbacher, Julian Argüelles, Joris Dudli, Charlie Mariano, Gerry Hemingway, John Scofield, Billy Cobham, Pierre Favre, Adam Nussbaum, Bob Mintzer, Charlie Mariano, Kenny Wheeler, NENA, Ralph Towner, Betty Carter, Art Farmer, Johnny Griffin, Andreas Vollenweider, Max Lässer, Daniel Humair, Christy Doran, Dominique Pifarely, Andreas Vollenweider,Gary Thomas, George Gruntz, Jerry Bergonzi and Mark Feldman
Mika Kallio has worked Tomasz Stanko, Wadada Leo Smith, JD Walter, Peter Bernstein, Gary Versace, John Lindberg, Philippe Catherine, Stefan Pasborg, Ben Monder, Ain Agan, Sebastien Boisseau, Laurent Blondiau, Matthieu Donarier, Marc Ducret, Ron McClure, John Zorn, Gunnar Halle, Jaak Sooäär, Tim Hagans, Staffan Svensson, Vincent Courtois and Michael Gibbs.
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