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DVD
ADDITIONAL MATERIAL:
Kimmo Pohjonen Interview 34'43 (english subtitles)
Biographical Feature
Discography
Language selection: Suomi, English, Francais, Deutsch, Espanol


MAIN MENU

- Play Symphony
- Sequence Index
- Kimmo Pohjonen Biographical Feature by Petri Silas
- Kimmo Pohjonen - an interview
- Musicians and the orchestra:
- Kalmuk live:
- Technical information and DVD credits





SEQUENCE INDEX

1. Kellua 2'40
2. Mantis 4'33
3. Escher 1'56
4. The Furies 7'48
5. Spore 3'40
6. Vortex 5'06
7. Ehtola 2'32
8. Genesis 11'55

Music by Kimmo Pohjonen, except movement/part/sequence
5: Assefa, Kosminen, Pohjonen, Tegelman.


KIMMO POHJONEN BIOGRAPHICAL FEATURE
By Petri Silas

- Vanguard Accordion
- Groundbreaking Soloist Innovation
- Cosmopolitan Sound Design
- Amplified Accordion Alchemy

- Kimmo Pohjonen Discography




KIMMO POHJONEN INTERVIEW
By Harri Uusitorppa

- To the "Kalmuk"
- Happiness Through Effects
- In Own Style
- Energy at Stage

- Credits




THE MUSICIANS IN KALMUK:

Kimmo Pohjonen, accordion/composer, voice
Abdissa "Mamba" Assefa, percussions
Samuli Kosminen, percussions, sampler
Tapiola Sinfonietta



Jukka Rantamäki, I violin
Mervi Kinnarinen, I violin
Päivi Rissanen, I violin
Maarit Kyllönen, II violin
Saija Kivioja - violin
Pasi Kauppinen, viola
Matti Tegelman, double bass
Heljä Räty, flute
Tommi Mentu, oboe
Marja Talka, oboe
Asko Heiskanen, clarinet (Savoy 2000)
Harri Mäki, clarinet (Huvila 2002)
Bridget Allaire-Mäki, bassoon
Jaakko Luoma, bassoon
Tero Toivonen, French horn
Pasi Pihlaja, French horn


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TECHNICAL INFORMATION AND DVD CREDITS

Screenplay/Script: Jukka Nykänen & Kimmo Pohjonen
Director: Jukka Nykänen
Video Footage: Nina Jefimoff, Jukka Nykänen, Kimmo Pohjonen
Underwater Footage: Petri Pulkkinen, Sami Käyhkö, Jorma Timonen
Onlinen editor, colorist, specian effects: Sami Käyhkö
3D animation: Kristian Simolin & Merja Nieminen, KELKKA
Cover design and photo manipulation: Ilmari Hakala
based on photograph by Vertti Teräsvuori

DVD design and the user interface: Veikko Miettinen / Provisual
DVD authoring and programming: Jarkko Valtonen, Bull Productions
DVD producer : Jari "Cyde" Hyttinen / Provisual

Concert photography / footage: Taneli Haro & the crew (Savoy 2000)
Nina Jefimoff (Huvilateltta 2002)

Additional photographs: Tuomo Manninen, Vertti Teräsvuori, Marita Liulia

Kimmo Pohjonen Interview by: Harri Uusitorppa
Director of photography (interview): Nina Jefimoff
Director/editor: Sari Antikainen

Production company Lilith
Executive Producer: Hanna Kuosmanen
Mastering and printing: CD-linja Oy

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KALMUK AT THE SAVOY THEATRE 2000

Lighting design: Ari "Valo" Virtanen
Set design: Ari "Valo" Virtanen & Mia Kuusela
Lighting crew: Riku Kauppinen, Harri Rönkkö, Antti Kekkilä,
Kati Jaura, Sari Illikainen & Jukka Kolimaa
Set crew (Hokkuspokkus Oy): Mia Kuusela, Maria Kupila, Kati
Halla-aho, Jaana Ketvell & Milla Ryynänen

Live recording at the Savoy Theatre on 11 Nov 2000: students of the Department of Music Technology
/Sibelius Academy and Janne Viksten & Heikki Savolainen. Concert footage: Taneli Haro (Director of
Photography) & the crew

Music mixed, edited and mastered at Seawolf and Sibelius Academy Studios by Heikki Savolainen, Janne
Viksten and SADMT students. Produced by Kimmo Pohjonen.


KALMUK AT HUVILATELTTA 2002

Production: Helsinki Festivals
Lighting design: Mikki Kunttu
Director of Photography: Nina Jefimoff

KALMUK TOUR IN GREAT BRITAIN IN OCTOBER 2002:

Oct 30: Manchester, England - RNCM
Oct 31: Coventry, England - Warwick Arts Centre
Nov 2: Newcastle, All Saints Church
Nov 4: Brighton, England - Gardner Arts Centre
Nov 5: London, England - Queen Elizabeth Hall

Tour arrangements: British Council, Contemporary Music Network Tours

The Kalmuk - DVD Symphony concert material comprise the Dolby-surround 5.1 live recording and footage of
the Kalmuk concert at Savoy Theatre in 2000 and concert footage in Huvilateltta 2002.


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IN CO-OPERATION WITH:


Media Centre LUME, University of Art and Design Helsinki (UIAH) / Jarmo "Elukka" Eskelinen
YLE - Finnish Broadcasting Company, Digi Teema / Leena Pasanen
Performing Music Promotion Centre (ESEK), Foundation for the Promotion of Finnish Music (LUSES)
/ Tommi Kyyrä
The Promotion Centre for Audiovisual Culture (AVEK), multimedia / Veli Granö

BY COURTESY OF:

The Finnish Institute in London / Paulina Ahokas
Hoedown / Phillip Page
The National Board of Antiquities, Finland / Sirkku Dölle
Tapiola Sinfonietta / Satu Angervo
Seurasaari Outdoor Museum
Hannu Saha / Kaustinen Folk Arts Centre, Finland

ARCHIVE FILMS FROM THE FINNISH FILM ARCHIVE:

'Brain-liver disease'
(Museum of Veterinary History, University of Helsinki)
'Wedding in Karelia, the land of traditional poetry'
(Kalevala Society)
'Photographs from Lake Lagoda/Karelia'


Archive photographs:
The collection of the National Board of Antiquities, Finland

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