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Pekka Pohjola

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Primary Instrument: Bass

Born: January 13, 1952 | Died: November 27, 2008    

Jussi Pekka Pohjola was a Finnish multi-instrumentalist, composer and producer. Best known as a bass player, Pohjola was also a classically trained pianist and violinist. Originally Pohjola rose to fame as the bass player of the Finnish progressive rock band Wigwam, but he soon departed on a solo career, initially releasing Frank Zappa-nfluenced progressive rock albums. As his career progressed Pohjola developed a more novel musical style that could best be described as fusion jazz. In addition to Wigwam and his solo albums, Pohjola also played with Made in Sweden, The Group and the bands of Jukka Tolonen and Mike Oldfield....
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    Naxos Jazz
    2001
  • Pewit

    Naxos Jazz
    1997
  • Live In Japan

    Naxos Jazz
    1995
  • Heavy Jazz - Live In Helsinki And Tokyo

    Naxos Jazz
    1995
  • Pihkasilmä Kaarnakorva / Harakka Bialoipokku

    Naxos Jazz
    1990
  • Flight Of The Angel

    Naxos Jazz
    1986
  • Space Waltz

    Naxos Jazz
    1985
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