Bass bug bit Jukka Haavisto hard in his early year of elementary school upon hearing Geddy Lee of Rush,Jaco Pastorius and a local bass player Jussi Kosonen. Jukka started playing bass at the age of 8 and has not put down the instrument since. As his musical tastes expanded quickly to jazz, fusion, R&B, rock and more. It became clear to him he needed to be come professional musician.
Jukka has degrees from Conservatory and University of Applied Sciences in pop & jazz-music. He now works on a Masters Degree in Music Performance Jazz- improvisation at University of Stavanger, Norway.
Location: Helsinki/Finland and Stavanger/Norway