The Watercolors – Jazz-Espa
Date and timeFri 30.7.2021, at 1:00 p.m.
Founded in 2018, The Watercolors paints elegant jazz aquarelles, borrowing tonal colors from both African American jazz and Western art music.
The spontaneous improvisation of jazz, rich harmonies and swinging rhythm can be heard in their music, as well as the sensitivity brought by ensemble’s unique composition. The oboe and the cor anglais are played by Janne Saarinen, who has also composed the band's music.
Janne Saarinen – oboe, cor anglais
Ilkka Uksila – vibraphone
Joonas Tuuri – double basso
Joonas Leppänen – drums