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Helsinki-Cotonou Ensemble

Helsinki-Cotonou Ensemble's music is a highly danceable mix of traditional Benin rhythms inspired by the Voodoo religion, Afrobeat, jazz and funk.
Sat 28.8.2021, at 7:00 p.m.
Malmitalo, Ala-Malmin tori 1, Helsinki
15/12 €

Date and time

Sat 28.8.2021, at 7:00 p.m.

Location

Malmitalo, Ala-Malmin tori 1, Malmi, Helsinki
Malmitalo
Ala-Malmin tori 1
Malmi
Helsinki
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+358 9 310 80831
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Price

15/12 €

Description

Helsinki-Cotonou Ensemble's music is a highly danceable mix of traditional Benin rhythms inspired by the Voodoo religion, Afrobeat, jazz and funk.

Helsinki-Cotonou Ensemble is an eight-member band led by Helsinki-based guitarist Janne Halonen and singer Noël Saïzonou from Benin, and their music is a highly danceable mix of traditional Benin rhythms inspired by the Voodoo religion, Afrobeat, jazz and funk.

Noël Saïzonou – vocals & percussions
Janne Halonen – guitar & vocals
Sampo Riskilä – bass
Juha Räsänen – drums
Mikko Pettinen – trumpet
Joakim Berghäll – sax
Menard Mponda – percussions
Visa Oscar – keyboards

Helsinki-Cotonou Ensemble
Ala-Malmin tori 1, Malmi, Helsinki
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