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    June 3
    Home Page:
    musician, project manager Sibelius Academy
    Current Setup:
    4 Schecter Custom shop Jazz basses (USA) :
    - maple neck, black
    - maple neck, sunburst,
    - rosewood neck, sunburst

    Schecter Custom shop Precision (USA): maple neck, black

    ESP Amaze 5 (JAPAN): natural maple neck 35 inch

    Modulus Quantum Spi 5 (USA, 1990) sunburst, 35 inch, Bartolini, Kahler

    Fender Custom Classic Jazz Bass (2002, USA): Maple, blue

    Fender Roadworn Precision (2009) with SD Antiquity: maple, vintage sunburst (Mexico-USA)

    Fender Am Std Precision bass with Seymour Duncan Quarter Pound (2012) (USA): maple, white

    Fender Precision Tony Franklin Fretless (2005) sunburst, ebony

    (German) Rubner 3/4 double bass 1982 and french bow (german made, old)

    Mesa Boogie M3 Carbine,
    TC Electronic Blacksmith,
    AER Basic Performer 2, 4x8 combo for electric and double bass
    AER Amp Three , 2 x 8 combo for electric and double bass
    EBS Neo 410,

    TC Electronic SCF,
    Peterson Strobotuner,
    EBS Octaver,
    EBS BassIQ,
    Xotic BB Preamp, BB Booster,
    Xotic X-Blender,
    Xotic Robotalk,
    MXR Phaser 99 custom shop,
    HomeBrew Electronics Psilocybe Phaser,
    Boss Vh500 Volume pedal,
    TC Electronic Corona Chorus,
    T-Rex Mini Fuel Tank,
    Boss tu-2,
    Darkglass vintage microtubes

    Preamp and Di boxes:
    B-Band Statement Doublebass preamp,
    Radial JDI,
    Radial J48,
    Radial Bassbone Tonebone

    T-Rex Pedalboard
    Diago Pedalboard
    Monocase Double bass bag
    Incase Tour Bass Bag x 2
    Levy´s Bass Bags x 4 (CM19 and CM20)
    Favorite Genres:
    music - I suppose all: rock, blues, jazz, world, folk, classical, fusion, pop, dance, Latin, electronic,
    Gigs and Ensembles:
    Theatres and bands nationally in Finland
    Previously Owned Gear:
    Fender Basses, G&L Basses, EBS amps, pedals and cabinets, Lakland Basses, Neuser Basses, Hartke bass amps and cabinets, Ashdown amps and cabinets, Gallien Krueger amps and cabinets, Markbass amps and cabinets, Yamaha Basses, Tc Electronic amps and cabs, Acoustic amp, AMP BH 260 and 460, Trace Elliot BH500
    G.A.S. List:
    Lakland Precision USA (Bob Glaub), any Alembic or Fodera 5 string bass, Modulus jazz bass and 6 String bass, Bergantino Cabs, Genz Benz neo 212 cab, Mesa Boogie Strategy or Prodigy tube bass amp, Mesa Boogie Vintage powerhouse 212
    Influences and Teachers:
    Jaco Pastorius, Alphonso Johnson, Duck Dunn, James Jamerson, Will Lee, Tom Fowler, Scott Thunes, Arthur Barrow, Chuck Rainey, Neil Jason, Tom Barney, Anthony Jackson, Tim Levfevbre, Paul Chambers, Chuck Israels, Scott La Faro, Charlie Mingus, Marc Johnson, Dave Carpentier, Nate Watts, Ralphe Armstrong, Baron Browne, Ray Brown, Peter Cetera, Roger Glover, Phil Lynott, Edgar Meyer, Oteil Burbridge, Jorma Katrama, Olli Kosonen, Enzo Radukanov, Franticek Posta, Miroslav Vitous, Paul Jackson, Verdine White, Larry Grenadier, Palle Danielsson, Gary Peacock, Eddie Gomez, Avishae Cohen, Tom Cogbill, Jerry Jemmott, Kyle Brock, Roscoe Beck, Tom Barney, Michael Rhodes, Tony Levin, Darryl Jones, Mike Brigandello, Chris Maresh, Andy West, Dave Larue, Glenn Hughes, Peter "Mars" Cowling, Paul Goddard
    Hobbies and Interests:
    sports (in-line skating, skiing, ice-hockey, Floorbandy, volleyball, mtb) movies, books,
    Available for Instruction?:
    • Bass Guitar Instruction
    • Double Bass Instruction
    Teaching Credentials:
    Master of Arts, bass and double bass teacher since 1988 music schools and institutes


    "women, children, and rhythm section first" - Jaco