“One of the best young pianists I ‘ve heard in years” DAVE LIEBMAN
“Rising star around Europe” DOWNBEAT
“Advanced ideas with a street-sharp attack – Rissanen’s fine trio is a formidable force, with fresh musical intelligence to match flawless techniques” GUARDIAN
“Aki Rissanen has made the best jazz album of the year” HELSINGIN SANOMAT
New major international release: Aki Rissanen AMORANDOM on Edition Records. The album features my trio with Antti Lötjönen on bass and Teppo Mäkynen on drums and it will be out on March 4th 2016! Order here.
Getting ready for the official Amorandom release party at APRIL JAZZ FESTIVAL, April 21th!
Helsinki release gig will be in KOKO JAZZ CLUB, May 19th!
Stuart Nicholson interview will be released in Jazzwise magazine May 2016 issue. See ‘News’.
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