Ginger Baker Jazz Confusion at Helsinki Festival at Huvila Festival Tent

Where

Huvila Festival Tent
Helsinki Festival

Tokoinranta (Hakaniemi), Eläintarhantie 8
Helsinki

Tickets

€48,50

Musicians

Ginger Baker Ginger Baker
drums

About

In the 1960s, Ginger Baker became known for his flamboyant and overwhelming drumming. His reputation was further bolstered by his outrageous off-stage antics and fiery temper that has become the stuff of musical legend. Drummer and founder member of both the legendary Cream and super group Blind Faith, Ginger Baker is still considered one of the foremost rock ’n’ roll drummers of all time. Although the 1960s were a time of psychedelic rock and early progressive rock, his key musical influences can be traced back to the jazz scene, including the explosive sound of Max Roach and Art Blakey. In the early 1970s, Baker established close creative links with Africa, including collaborations with Fela Kuti....
read more


Helsinki Festival added this event on May 6, 2014 | 512 views

Live Reviews
CD/LP/Track Review
  • Why? by Phillip Woolever
Live Reviews
CD/LP/Track Review
Read more articles
Why?
Why?
Motema Music
2014
buy
[no cover]
The African Force
ITM Records
2013
buy
[no cover]
Beware Mr. Baker
ITM Records
2012
buy
[no cover]
Live In London 2009
ITM Records
2011
buy
[no cover]
No Material Live In...
ITM Records
2010
buy
[no cover]
Ginger Baker Plus...
ITM Records
2010
buy
Ornette Coleman Ornette Coleman
sax, alto
Frank Zappa Frank Zappa
guitar, electric
McCoy Tyner McCoy Tyner
piano
Bill Bruford Bill Bruford
drums
Larry Coryell Larry Coryell
guitar
Jeff Beck Jeff Beck
guitar
Pharoah Sanders Pharoah Sanders
saxophone

Date Event Venue Time Tickets
May11Wed Tapestry - The Music of Carole King Malmitalo
Helsinki, Finland
09:00
May18Wed The Great Helsinki Swing Big Band -... Malmitalo
Helsinki, Finland
09:00
May19Thu UMO & Susanna Lukkarinen: Ella! Savoy-teatteri
Helsinki, Finland
09:00
May29Sun Jazz’n Jam: Koutus Malmitalo
Helsinki, Finland
07:00
May29Sun Sentimental Journey Hakavuoren Kirkko
Helsinki, Finland
15:00
May10Tue jaZZanti-konsertti: Jorma Tapio &... Ravintola Laulumiehet
Helsinki, Finland
12:00
May6Fri Panurama-klubi vierainaan Teppo... Lavaklubi
Helsinki, Finland
14:00
Date Event Venue Time Tickets
May24Tue jaZZanti-konsertti: AR Quartet ja... Ravintola Laulumiehet
Helsinki, Finland
12:00
May26Thu Fifth Avenue Koko Jazz Club
Helsinki, Finland
12:00
May10Tue jaZZanti-konsertti: Jorma Tapio &... Ravintola Laulumiehet
Helsinki, Finland
12:00
May6Fri Panurama-klubi vierainaan Teppo... Lavaklubi
Helsinki, Finland
14:00
May29Sun Sentimental Journey Hakavuoren Kirkko
Helsinki, Finland
15:00
May19Thu UMO & Susanna Lukkarinen: Ella! Savoy-teatteri
Helsinki, Finland
09:00
May29Sun Jazz’n Jam: Koutus Malmitalo
Helsinki, Finland
07:00
Date Event Venue Time Tickets
May6Fri Panurama-klubi vierainaan Teppo... Lavaklubi
Helsinki, Finland
14:00
May10Tue jaZZanti-konsertti: Jorma Tapio &... Ravintola Laulumiehet
Helsinki, Finland
12:00
May11Wed Tapestry - The Music of Carole King Malmitalo
Helsinki, Finland
09:00
May18Wed The Great Helsinki Swing Big Band -... Malmitalo
Helsinki, Finland
09:00
May19Thu UMO & Susanna Lukkarinen: Ella! Savoy-teatteri
Helsinki, Finland
09:00
May24Tue jaZZanti-konsertti: AR Quartet ja... Ravintola Laulumiehet
Helsinki, Finland
12:00
May26Thu Fifth Avenue Koko Jazz Club
Helsinki, Finland
12:00

Access Events in 300 cities!

Find out who's playing when and where with the Jazz Near You app. Available at the App Store and Google Play. Free!

Download the Jazz Near You app