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  • About

    June 3
    Home Page:
    musician, project manager Sibelius Academy
    Current Setup:
    2 Schecter Custom shop Jazz basses (USA) :
    - 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 Precision Tony Franklin Fretless (2005) sunburst, ebony

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

    Aquilar AG 500 dual channel,
    Aquilar Tonehammer 500,
    AER Basic Performer 2, 4x8 combo for electric and double bass
    AER Amp Three , 2 x 8 combo for electric and double bass
    In Studio: Mesa Boogie subway 800 and Fender Showman
    Touring band: Mesa Boogie Big Block 750 and Mesa Boogie Traditional (Standard) 410

    EBS Neo 410 and EBS Neo 212
    Preamp: Aquilar Tonehammer AGS

    TC Electronic SCF,
    Peterson Strobotuner,
    Carl Martin Compressor/Limiter
    Mad Professor Forrest Green comp. (2)
    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 (2),
    TC Electronic Corona Chorus,
    T-Rex Mini Fuel Tank (2),
    Voodoo Lab pedal power
    Boss tu-2 (2 pieces)
    Darkglass vintage microtubes
    MXR Phaser 100
    Voodoo Lab Analog Chorus (2)
    Darkglass B7K,
    Boss Oc-2 (2),
    Aquilar TLC,
    Carl Martin Envelope Filter,
    TC Electronics Polytune

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

    Strings and things:
    Pirastro Evah Pirazzi and Obligato double bass strings
    Richard Cocco strings Stainless steels (SS, N),
    D´Addario Pro Steels,
    DR strings High Beams, Low Riders (SS, N) ja Marcus Millers
    Dunlop Bright Steels,
    Evidence, DiMarzio, Bullet, George L, Spectraflex, Fender Custom Shop and Roland Cabels
    T-Rex Pedalboard (2)
    Diago Pedalboard,
    Warwick Rockboard Jambag,
    Monocase Double bass bag
    Monocase Bass Bag Vertigo + Guitar Tick,
    Monocase Single 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 and internationally
    Seinäjoki Theatre musical band,
    Palatsi-theatre Tampere, (Elvis - the king is back concerts)
    Seinäjoki Kaupunginorkesteri, Seinäjoki Symphony Orchestra
    Tangomarkkina orchestra (and winners in Tango Festival in Seinäjoki)
    Laitakaupungin orkesteri,
    "The King is back" -revye band
    Jim Steinman´s Dance of Vampire Nordic Premier show orchestra 2010-2013 (Bass guitar and Double bass) in Seinäjoki
    Wasa Dixie Tigers
    Mika Järvinen
    Jarkko Tuominen
    Samuli Putro 2014
    Paleface 2016-
    The Headphones 2014 -
    HoneyBunny and the Silver Bullets 2015 -
    Seppo Tammilehto,
    Ismo Haavisto,
    Pepe Ahlqvist,
    Dave Lindholm,
    M.A Numminen,
    Pedro Hietanen,
    Olavi Virta -musikaalikiertue
    Anneli Saaristo,
    Arja Koriseva,
    Tomi Metsäketo,
    Topi Sorsakoski,
    Risto Nevala,
    Anne Vihelä,
    Tango Update,
    Kari Mäkiranta,
    Matti Pihlajasalo Quintet and Quartet,
    Jari Perkiömäki,
    Inga Sulin,
    Raija Jääskä,
    Klaus Järvinen,
    Pentti Lasanen,
    Orffit 2017
    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
    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