The Golden Trumpet strikes again - Tero Lindberg & The Finnish Symphonic Wind Professionals
Lieksa Cultural Centre
A leading Finnish trumpet player, Tero Lindberg can be heard on numerous recordings and tours by front-line Finnish artists and in many TV programmes. In recent years he has also toured Europe with such bands and artists as Sunrise Avenue, Leningrad Cowboys and Jimi Tenor. Lindberg’s YouTube videos have over half a million views. In addition, he lectures and coaches players all over Finland. Lindberg became the artistic director of the Turku Jazz Orchestra in the beginning of 2018.
Tero Lindberg is also known for his fine arrangements. In addition to the numbers on his solo album, he has done arrangements for many TV programmes (including nine seasons of Finland's Strictly Come Dancing) and concerts, and arrangements by him have found their way into the repertoire of many Finnish big bands, symphony orchestras and smaller line-ups. Among his recent projects have been commissions from the Vantaa Pops Orchestra, the Oulu Sinfonietta, the UMO Jazz Orchestra, the Tapiola Sinfonietta, and Finnish bands Haloo Helsinki! and Popeda.
Finnish Symphonic Wind Professionals (FSWP) is a symphonic wind orchestra conducted by Anna-Leena Lumme and Marjo Riihimäki. The orchestra consists of music teachers, conductors and other professionals who love playing wind music on professional level. The orchestra is practicing and performing around Finland in periods two times a year.