Wednesday 24.2 at 6pm: Exceptional concert of PLOP with Ville Herrala, Joonas Riippa and Mikko Innanen

Dear friend of Arkadia, You are more than welcome to a spectacular concert by PLOP on Wednesday 24.2 at 6pm! PLOP is a band of three like-minded musicians, all interested in stretching the boundaries of their own expression while remaining true to their musical masters (Monk, Mingus, Ornette etc..) Be prepared for an aural feast of pure musical joy! Warm regards, Ian www.arkadiabookshop.fi – Entrance is free and green tea will be served. A donation of €2 (or more!) is suggested and would be welcome. Ville Herrala, Joonas Riippa and Mikko Innanen Double bassist Ville Herrala is one of the busiest jazz musicians in Finland. Lately he has been applying his strong emsemble-playing skills to the groups Tokka, Joonatan Rautio Trio, Teemu Viinikainen Trio and Mikko Hassinen’s Muuntaja. Drummer Joonas Riippa has made a name for himself as a drummer of deep sensitivity and powerful expression. Some of his recent collaborations include Innkvisitio, Verneri Pohjola-Joonas Riippa Duo and Aurora. Saxophonist Mikko Innanen has achieved domestic and international fame with his recognizable sound and seemingly endless creativity. A winner of the prestigious George-Award in 2008, he has been spreading his original musical message around the world with groups such as Innkvisitio, Delirium, Triot and Gourmet.