André Sumelius Lift – KairaAbovoice – 1010
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Finnish Grammy winner from 2002 in the category best finnish jazz record. Drummer and composer André Sumelius brilliant album featuring Norwegian trumpet player Arve Henriksen and Finnish top jazz musicians.
The Finnish Grammy winner from 2003.
…Kaira is one of the best finnish jazz records made in recent years.
Jukka Hauru / Helsingin Sanomat
Finnish top musicians together with Norwegian trumpet player Arve Henriksen play modern Scandinavian jazz music on the first album of this new band
André Sumelius has written most of these well structured compositions on this album. All the musicians on this album show great improvisational skills.
Allan Sommer/Jazz Special (Denmark 2003)