By Jeremy Smith, Last Row Music
Trombonist Kasperi Sarikoski is quite familiar with the NYC scene having studied at The Juilliard School, played with Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra, and several A-list artists. After completing his Artist Diploma at Juilliard, Sarikoski moved back to his native country Finland to continue his music career. Currently, lead trombonist for the UMO Helsinki Jazz Orchestra, Sarikoski’s newest album 3+1 follows his freshman album Essence, released with his quintet in 2015. Read more here.