Kaisa Mäensivu Trio
Kaisa Mäensivu – double bass, vocals
Severi Pyysalo – vibraphone
Joe Peri – drums
The combination of double bass, vibraphone and drums creates a charming sound around which three top musicians induce a formidable and swinging entirety. Kaisa Mäensivu is an internationally renowned younger generation bass player and has assembled a trio full of firm experience and view: New York based drummer Joe Peri plays in a Grammy awarded album with Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga and vibraphonist Severi Pyysalo has been working with jazz legend Sarah Vaughan. The trio’s program consists of the their original compositions and fresh versions of jazz classics which can also heard in Mäensivu’s Hand Picked album, released last year by Flame Jazz Records.