Aatos - small thoughts about life and people
- and about places in Ostrobotnia, northwest Finland where I was born.
Puronaho & Alakotila -trio
Terhi Puronaho, melodeons, compotions and arrangemants
Timo Alakotila, grand piano, arrangemants
Juho Puronaho, fiddle
Terhi Puronaho (b.1981) received a master’s degree in music from the folk music department of the Sibelius Academy in 2007, majoring in 1-and 2-row accordions. Working as freelance musician, teaching and composing.
Timo Alakotila (b. 1959) holds the position as one of Finland’s busiest, most versatile and most in-demand musicians, primarily in the thriving contemporary folk music scene but also expanding steadily into other areas, for example jazz and classical.
Juho Puronaho (b. 1980) gratuated from Helsinki Polytechnic as Pop&Jazz Music Pedagogue majoring in theory and violin. Working as freelance musician and teacher.