ELive Stream: Manuel Dunkel
Manuel Dunkel (born 1971) comes from the city of Vantaa, Finland. Since mid-90´s he established as one of the essential voices in Finnish jazz scene. Dunkel´s playing is charcterized by rich saxophone sound, melodically strong lines and intense swing.
Since 1994 he has been a member of the UMO Helsinki Jazz Orchestra (the leading professional big band in Finland). In the -90´s Dunkel build his reputation as an adaptable and expressive musician in various musical settings.
Manuel has toured in several countries and and has played in several different Finnish jazz groups during his carreer. He has also worked with internationally renowed jazz musicians such as Anders Bergcrantz, Paul Jackson, Rick Margitza, Eric Truffaz and Kenny Wheeler.
Manuel Dunkel – saxophone
Martin Söderbacka – guitar
Eevalotta Matikainen – double bass