Heikki Tuhkanen



Although trombonist Tuhkanen plays and consumes various kinds of music, jazz and Jamaican styles have always been the most important sources of inspiration for him. Known for his rock-solid section-playing, Tuhkanen’s soulful and energetic way of improvising received a young woman to open up to him after the show as follows: "When you played that solo I almost puked.


Photo: Joe Pacal