Central Ostrobothnian Conservatory 21.00
Pitkänsillankatu / Långbrogatan 16
Photos (Anne Yrjänä)
Pauli Hanhiniemi voice, guitar
Anne-Mari Kivimäki 5-row accordion, Notka accordion, organ, tambourine, voice
Antti Paalanen 1- och 3- row accordion, Notka accordion-organ
Juppo Paavola percussion
Ville Rauhala double bass, voice
Mika Virkkala mandolin, octave mandolin, violin, altviolin
Samuli Volanto sound engineering
Hehkumo combines into a solid unit domestic folk music with elements from popular music. The result is intense, modern music. This combination of old and new creats an inspiring and enchanting atmosphere in which to create. Under such circumstances an original approach to music-making takes root. The orchestra has released three studio albums, the Anna-Liisa musical soundtrack, Gaps in the Story and Memories of the Future.
Pauli Hanhiniemi is best known from the Kolmas Nainen and Pauli Haniniemen orchestras; Perunateatteri and Hehkumo. Besides these, he appears with the bassist Ville Rauhala in the composition Hanhiniemi-Rauhala MAD. He has shown ability as a lyrisist, composer and producer within the film and television world. He received the Juha Vainio Prize in 2000 for his work as a Finnish lyrics composer. Hanhiniemi was chosen for the prize because of his lengthy career and his status as one of Suomi-rock’s cornerstones.
Admission 20 / 10 €