Tuesday 28.7 at 6 pm at Arkadia: Concert by Johanna Elina Sulkunen (voice), Aki Rissanen (piano/synths) and Joonas Leppänen (drums)


Dear friend of Arkadia,

You are invited to a concert by Johanna Elina Sulkunen (voice), Aki Rissanen (piano/synths) and Joonas Leppänen (drums)on Tuesday 28.7 at 6pm at Arkadia (Nervanderinkatu 11)

Three internationally acclaimed Finnish musicians join forces!

Based in Copenhagen and Helsinki the trio will interpret original melodies and texts

The concert is a set of improvised music with pre-arranged sections.



Warm regards,


A donation of €3 (or more!) to fund the bookshop is suggested and would be most welcome. Arkadia wouldn’t exist without this act of generosity. If you have no loose change or coins we gladly accept payment via Visa Electron or Mastercard etc. !

Johanna Elina Sulkunen ( voice) is based in Copenhagen since 2009 and is studying in the postgraduate program in Copenhagen, after studying in a jazz conservatory in Holland. She’s about to release her second solo album in the fall 2015. She is also active in a Danish Music Award winning experimental vocal group IKI.

Joonas Leppänen (drums) has landed back to Helsinki after having lived the past 6 years in Göteborg and Berlin and well known from groups Big Blue and several international jazz combinations.

Aki Rissanen (keys) is a well established jazz pianist in Helsinki with an international carreer both under his own name and as a co-leader/sideman.