The crown jewel of the Finnish progressive rock scene, the legendary Tasavallan Presidentti plays a live streaming concert on Friday, 21 August 2020 at 9.30 p.m. Comprised of the best jazz and rock musicians of the time, the band has been preaching the gospel of progressive rock in Finland and abroad for 50 years. They will now play a historic concert that will be streamed to everyone’s home. The line-up includes, for example, Vesa Aaltonen, Juhani Aaltonen, Esa Kotilainen, Jukka Tolonen (bass) and Jukka Gustavson.
The concert is organised by Viapori Jazz in co-operation with Helsinki Fest.
Viapori Jazz is supported by City of Helsinki, Arts Promotion Centre Finland and the Governing Body of Suomenlinna.