2016

Naoko Sakata Trio

Naoko Sakata - piano / Alfred Lorinius - bass / Johan Birgenius - drums

Susanna Risberg Trio

Susanna Risberg - guitar / Ale William Sjöström - bass, Jonathan Lundberg - drums

Nuaia

Sofie Norling - vocal, live-electronics / Mika Forsling - electric guitar, mbira, hankdrum, live-electronics / Michala Østergaard-Nielsen - drums, percussion

Jazzliiton juhlaorkesteri

Mikko Innanen - Sax / Teemu Viinikainen - guitar / Teppo Mäkynen - drums / Kari Ikonen - keys / Ulf Krokfors - bass / Esa Pietilä - sax

Steve Lehman Octet

Steve Lehman - alto sax, composition / Jonathan Finlayson - trumpet / Mark Shim - tenor sax / Tim Albright -trombone / Chris Dingham - vibes / Jose Davila - tuba / Drew Gress - double bass / Cody Brown - drums

Marius Neset Quartet with Svante Henryson

Marius Neset - sax / Anton Eger - drums / Phil Donkin - bass / Jim Hart - vibraphone, marimba / Ivo Neame - piano / Svante Henryson - cello

Kaisa's Machine

Kaisa Mäensivu - bass / Max Zenger - sax / Mikael Myrskog - piano / Jonatan Saarikoski - drums

Aki Rissanen Trio

Aki Rissanen - piano / Antti Lötjönen - bass / Teppo Mäkynen - drums

Lauri Porra Flyover Ensemble

Lauri Porra - bass / Tuomo Dahlblom - guitar / Aki Rissanen - keys / Kalevi Louhivuori - trumpet / Juho Viljanen - trombone, percussion / Ville Pynssi - drums

James Carter Organ Trio

James Carter - saxophones / Gerard Gibbs - Hammond B3 / Alex White - drums

The Necks

Chris Abrahams - piano / Tony Buck - drums / Lloyd Swanton - bass

Krakatau & Senegal Drums

Raoul Björkenheim - guitar / Ulf Krokfors - bass / Jone Takamäki - reeds / Ilmari Heikinheimo - drums / Yamar Thiam - tama / Libasse Sall - sabar / Ousseynou M’baye -sabar / Pape Sarr - sabar

Eve Risser White Desert Orchestra

Eve Risser - piano, compostition / Silke Eberhard - alto sax, clarinet, bass-clarinet / Benjamin Dousteyssier - tenor & baritone sax / Sara Schoenbeck - bassoon / Sylvaine Helary - flute / Eivind Lønning - trumpet / Fidel Fourneyron - trombone / Julien Desprez - electric guitar / Fanny Lasfargues - bass / Sylvain Darrifourcq - drums

Charles Lloyd Quartet

Charles Lloyd - sax / Gerald Clayton - piano / Reuben Rogers - bass / Kendrick Scott - drums

Donny McCaslin Group

Donny McCaslin - tenor sax / Jason Lindner - keys / Jonathan Maron - electric bass / Zach Danziger - drums

Sly & Robbie Meet Nils Petter Molvær

Sly Dunbar - drums / Robbie Shakespeare - bass / Nils Petter Molvær - trumpet / Eivind Aarset - guitar / Vladislav Delay - live sampling, keys

Juhani Aaltonen & Raoul Björkenheim Duo

Juhani Aaltonen - flute, sax / Raoul Björkenheim - guitar

Pepa Päivinen & The Good Romans

Pepa Päivinen - reeds / Ilari Filander - guitar / Jussi Miettola - drums, sounds

Krakatau

Raoul Björkenheim - guitar / Ulf Krokfors - bass / Jone Takamäki - reeds / Ilmari Heikinheimo - drums

The Lee Thompson Ska Orchestra

Lee Thompson - lead vocals, tenor sax / Mark Bedford - bass / Mez Clough - drums / Andy Neal - guitar / Kevin Burdett - guitar / Louis Vause - piano / Seamus Beaghen - hammond organ / Darren Fordham - backing vocals, percussion / Steve White - trumpet / Steve Hamilton - baritone sax / Alistair White - trombone / Sumudu Jayatilaka - vocals

Verneri Pohjola Plays Pekka Pohjola

Verneri Pohjola - trumpet / Teemu Viinikainen - guitar / Tuomo Prättälä - keys / Antti Lötjönen - bass / Mika Kallio - drums

Tenor Battle

Håkon Kornstad - tenor, tenor saxophone, flute, live looping / Sigbjørn Apeland - harmonium / Lars Henrik Johansen - harpsichord, cimbalom / Mats Eilertsen - double bass / Øyvind Skarbø - percussion

Aziza

Dave Holland - bass / Chris Potter - sax / Eric Harland - drums / Lionel Loueke - guitar

Kalaha

Emil De Waal - drums / Niclas Knudsen - guitar / Spejderrobot - electronics / Rumpistol - synths and effects