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Ever wondered how life is in Laponia Improvisations? Here a recording from one of our sessions led by Lauri Hyvärinen.   Us in this: Jaakko Arola: Tenorisaksofoni Lauri Hyvärinen: Sähkökitara Jux Kinnunen: Sähkökitara ja tee se itse “syna” Katja Lamberg: Alttosaksofoni Vesa Lehko: Bassoklarinetti Ari Lehtinen: Kontrabasso Tom Lönnqvist: Sähköpiano Sami Raitola: Rummut Ville Sirviö: Sähkökitara Markku Toikkanen: Sähkökitara

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Got a sponsorship to work on ambisonic 3D recordings. Started today at Sipoonkorpi Nationalpark.

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My new album is out and this count has gone down from 99 to zero! https://guggenhavn.bandcamp.com/album/h-vi-v-n-pieni-osa

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We were working with text in a short residency in Lappvik. The text is part of conceptualising the work “Inter-floral Mintbox” while creating possible material for the piece. Attached some pictures by Marjut Maristo.

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Started as part of the Laponia Improvisation collective. At the moment we are looking into composition and classical dramaturgy. It has been rewarding and looking forward to go further from here to where ever it will take me, how ever it will happen.      

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We had our first residency of the new cross disciplinary art project Inter-floral Mint Box at STL Tallin. It was interesting to see how a project we’ve been planning and seeking funds for for almost a year got its first actual work done. We had a showing on tuesday 1.8 and had a good amount of people coming to watch us and happily giving…

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Sulamisvesissä is now out for listening on YLE Areena. This is a project of Henna Laininen and Eero Nieminen that I collaborated in with some music and field recordings. https://areena.yle.fi/1-4553151?fbclid=IwAR3H2stMj7VdkutAa66aKibIdosKRG51Gvh1WavhQk4AqS3gyGz649WQ03I   As part of it there is also an exhibition at Exhibiton Laboratory in Helsinki. http://www.exhibitionlaboratory.fi/archipelago-mountain-2811-12122018-exhibition-laboratory?fbclid=IwAR0zkY72-OySvmnRqVwgQ-sHrkKiFefbU5NNuS1HioNb62s1ZHlRp4u9bPM That installation by Fabian Nyberg, Henna Laininen and Eero Nieminen was definitely worth a view!   We also…

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My song Scifi Play from the piece “Posthuman days” was part of the Avaruusromua program on YLE 1. The program can be heard in YLE areena for a month. https://areena.yle.fi/1-4535080#autoplay=true https://yle.fi/aihe/artikkeli/2018/11/15/avaruusromua-musiikkia-kokemuksista-ja-muistoista?ref=ohj-articles “Ja ainakin tämä pätkä tanssiteoksen musiikista on ei pelottava eikä dystopinen, vaan ilahduttavalla tavalla inhmillinen” Jukka Mikkola YLE radio 1

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Helsinki Art Walk visited my exhibition. We did a session together, by spending some time silent in the space. This was also the last day of the exhibition. The sun gave me a warm goodbye to the space.

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a video from my performance “avoidance” as part of my exhibition “policy incertitude” at galleria MUU kaapelitehdas.