All Concerts

Upcoming Shows

  • Nov 14 Kari Ikonen Trio in Heidelberg at Enjoy Jazz Festival (DE)
  • Nov 16 Kari Ikonen Trio in Gothenburg at Unity (SE)
  • Dec 13 Kari Ikonen Trio in Bilbao at Bilbaina (ES)
  • Dec 14 Kari Ikonen Trio in Lisbon at The Hot Club de Portugal (PT)
  • Dec 15 Kari Ikonen Trio in Lisbon at The Hot Club de Portugal (PT)
  • Jan 17 Kari Ikonen Trio in Amsterdam at Bimhuis (NL)
  • Jan 18 Kari Ikonen Trio in Köln at Loft (DE)
  • Jan 19 Kari Ikonen Trio in Mazy at Jazz9 (BE)

Past Shows

Kari Ikonen IKONOSTASIS
Feb 4 2018 duo w. Louis Sclavis at Flame Jazz Cruise
Nov 11 2017 solo in Yokohama at Airegin (Japan)
Nov 11 2017 solo in Kashiwa at Nardis (Japan)
Nov 9 2017 solo in Tokyo at The Finnish Embassy (Japan)
Nov 8 2017 solo in Tokyo at Rakuya (Japan)
Oct 11 2017 Joensuu at Pakkahuone (w. Mika Kallio & Joakim Berghäll)
Jun 29 2017 in DC at the Finnish Embassy (USA) (w. Bob Moses &… )
Jun 26 2017 at Rochester (NY) Jazz Festival (USA) (… & Ole Mathisen)
Jun 23 2017 in Brooklyn at ShapeShifter Lab (USA) (w. Bob & Ole)
Jun 10 2017 Helsinki, G Livelab (Finland) (w. Mika Kallio & Joakim Berghäll)
Jul 14 2016 Pori, Pori Jazz Festival (Finland) (w. Bob Moses & Mathias Eick)

Kari Ikonen Trio
Nov 10 Kari Ikonen Trio feat. Tony Malaby (sax, US) in Tallinn at Philly Joe’s (EE)
Nov 9 Kari Ikonen Trio feat. Tony Malaby (sax, US) in Turku at Flame Jazz (FI)
Nov 8 Kari Ikonen Trio feat. Tony Malaby (sax, US) in Helsinki at Koko Jazz Club (FI)
Oct 12 Zhuhai at Beishan Jazz Festival (CN)
Oct 11 Hong Kong International Jazz Festival (CN)
Oct 10 Taipei at Sappho Live Jazz (TW)
Oct 7 (evening) Yokohama at Airegin (JP)
Oct 7 (afternoon) Kashiwa at Nardis (JP)
Oct 6 Tokyo at Pit Inn (JP)
Sept 23 2018 Jazz ‘n Jam: Kari Ikonen Trio in Helsinki at Malmitalo (FI)
Sep 20 2018 Jyväskylä at Jazz JKL (FI)
Aug 25 2018 Espoo at Sellosali (FI)
Jun 14 2018 Helsinki at Arctic Paradise
Jun 15 2018 Tallinn (EE) at Philly Joe’s
June 9 2018 Helsinki, Koko Jazz Club
May 11 2018 Trondheim Jazz Festival (Norway)
May 3 2018 Nurmes, Hannikaisen Sali (Finland)
May 2 2018 Joensuu, Konservatorion Sali
Nov 4 2017 Melbourne at JazzLab (Australia)
Nov 4 2017 Wangaratta Jazz Festival (Australia)
Nov 3 2017 Wangaratta Jazz Festival (Australia)
Nov 2 2017 Sydney at Venue 505 (Australia)
Nov 1 2017 Canberra at Finnish Embassy (Australia)
Oct 31 2017 Ballarat at The Art Gallery (Australia)
Sep 14 2017 Gothenburg at Unity Jazz (Sweden)
Aug 31 2017 Helsinki at Koko Jazz Club (Finland)
Apr 27 2017 Bremen, JazzAhead Germany
Apr 06 2017 Oulu, Teatteriravintola Vänmanni Finland
Apr 05 2017 Kuopio, King’s Crown Finland
Mar 19 2017 Passau, Cafe Museum Germany
Mar 18 2017 Munich, Unterfahrt Germany
Jan 13 2017 Tallinn, Philly Joe’s Estonia
Jan 12 2017 Helsinki, Koko Jazz Club Finland
Nov 19 2016 Bruxelles, Jazz Station Belgium
Nov 18 2016 Marnach, Cube 521 Luxembourg
Nov 17 2016 Berlin, Scope @ Watergate Germany
Nov 12 2016 Erfurt, Jazzclub Erfurt Germany
Nov 11 2016 Köln, Altes Pfandhaus Germany
Oct 15 2016 Kobe, Left Alone Japan
Oct 15 2016 Kyoto, Nam Hall Japan
Oct 14 2016 Osaka, Salon d’Avene Japan
Oct 11 2016 Tokyo, PIT-INN Japan
Oct 10 2016 Yokohama, Tsurumi-koukaidou Japan
Oct 09 2016 Yokohama, Seamen’s Club Japan
Oct 08 2016 Yokohama, Taisei-Porch Japan
Oct 07 2016 Akasaka, B-flat Japan
Oct 06 2016 Seoul, Club Evans Korea (South)
Oct 05 2016 Seoul, Jazz Alley Korea (South)
Oct 04 2016 Seoul, All That Jazz Korea (South)
Oct 03 2016 Jarasum, Jarasum Jazz Festival Korea (South)
Sep 30 2016 Porvoo, Porvoo Jazz Festival Finland
Sep 28 2016 Basel, Bird’s Eye Switzerland
Sep 27 2016 Sevilla Assejazz Spain
Sep 25 2016 Cadiz El Musicario Spain
Sep 24 2016 Jaén Jazzy Jaén Spain
Jul 08 2016 Garana Gāranâ Jazz Festival Romania
May 24 2016 Berlin B-flat Germany
May 23 2016 Zaragoza La Boveda Spain
May 21 2016 Soria EnViBop Spain
May 20 2016 Madrid Bogui Spain
May 19 2016 Bilbao Bilbaina Jazz Club Spain
May 12 2016 – May 14 2016 Lisbon Hot Clube de Portugal Portugal
Mar 30 2016 Istanbul Akbank Art Center Turkey
Mar 04 2016 Avignon AJMi France
Feb 09 2016 Helsinki jaZZanti Finland
Feb 05 2016 Tallinn Jazzclub – Theatre NO99 Estonia
Oct 17 2015 Köln Altes Pfandhaus, Germany, feat. Ingrid Jensen
Oct 16 2015 Tallinn Philly Joe’s, Estonia, feat. Ingrid Jensen
Oct 15 2015 Turku Flame Jazz, Finland, feat. Ingrid Jensen
Oct 14 2015 Helsinki Koko Jazz Club, Finland, feat. Ingrid Jensen
Oct 04 2015 Porto Casa da Musica Portugal
Oct 02 2015 Coimbra JACC / Salão Brazil Portugal
Mar 27 2015 Munich Unterfahrt Germany
Mar 20 2015 Tallinn Philly Joe’s Estonia
Mar 19 2015 Tartu Tartu Jazz Club Estonia
Mar 18 2015 Narva Narva Jazz Club Estonia
Feb 14 2015 Helsinki Koko Jazz Club Finland
Feb 09 2015 Nurmes Hannikaisen Sali Finland
Feb 07 2015 Joensuu Konservatorion sali Finland
Feb 06 2015 Kajaani Kaukametsä Finland
Jan 18 2015 Bad Hofgastein Jazz im Sägewerk Austria
Dec 11 2014 Helsinki We Jazz Festival Finland
Nov 29 2014 Bayreuth Jazzforum Bayreuth Germany
Nov 28 2014 Erfurt Jazzclub Erfurt Germany
Oct 11 2014 Tallinn KUMU Auditorium Estonia
Oct 08 2014 Valga Nipernaadi Estonia
Sep 19 2014 Helsinki Jazz Finland Festival Finland
Sep 13 2014 Tampere Vanha Kirkko Finland
Jul 26 2014 Äänekoski KeiteleJazz Festival Finland
Jul 24 2014 Korppoo Korppoo Sea Jazz Festival Finland
Jul 14 2014 Pori Pori Jazz Festival Finland
Jul 13 2014 Pori Pori Jazz Festival Finland
Jun 27 2014 Washington D.C. Twins Jazz USA
Jun 25 2014 Washington D.C. Nordic Jazz Week / House of Sweden USA
Jun 24 2014 Washington D.C. The Finnish Embassy USA
Jun 23 2014 Rochester (NY) Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival USA
Jun 21 2014 New York, NY Nublu United States
Apr 23 2014 Espoo April Jazz Festival Finland
Apr 10 2014 Moscow Brilliant Jazz Club Russian Federation
Apr 09 2014 Moscow The Finnish Embassy Russian Federation
Mar 01 2014 Cologne Salon de Jazz Germany
Feb 28 2014 Munich Unterfahrt Germany
Feb 27 2014 Garmisch-Partenkirchen JazzGAP Germany
Feb 26 2014 Prague Jazz Dock / Petrof Jazz Piano Festival Czech Republic
Feb 16 2014 Copenhagen The Finnish Embassy Denmark
Feb 15 2014 Copenhagen Vinter Jazz / Entranet Festival Denmark
Nov 15 2013 Helsinki Kansi Auki Festival Finland
Nov 14 2013 Järvenpää Järvenpäätalo Finland
Sep 11 2013 Helsinki Malmitalo Finland
Aug 21 2013 Helsinki Juttutupa Finland feat. Verneri Pohjola
Aug 20 2013 Salo Veturitalli Finland
Jun 08 2013 Helsinki We Jazz Club/Kuudes Linja, feat. Verneri Pohjola

Orchestra Nazionale della Luna
Jun 22 Munich at Unterfahrt
Jun 23 Amsterdam at Bimhuis
Jun 24 Brussels at L’Archiduc
May 18 Budapest at BMC
Mar 1 2018 Milano at Masada
Jan 13 2018 Mouscron at Centre Culturel (Belgium)
Dec 1 2017 in Avignon at AJMi (France)

Nov 30 2017 Lyon at Periscope (France)
Nov 29 2017 Brussels at Jazz Station (Belgium)
Jul 29 2017 Raahe at Rantajatsit (Finland)
May 17 2017 Bruxelles Sounds Belgium
May 14 2017 Bruxelles Archiduc Belgium
May 13 2017 Namur Jazz9 – la Zy’coop Belgium
Feb 18 2017 Liége An Vert Belgium
Feb 16 2017 Bruxelles Theatre Marni Belgium
Feb 15 2017 Brugge De Werf Belgium
Apr 09 2016 Salo Veturitalli Finland
Apr 08 2016 Turku Flame Jazz Club Finland
Apr 07 2016 Helsinki Koko Jazz Club Finland
Apr 06 2016 Joensuu Pakkahuone Finland
Apr 05 2016 Nurmes Hannikaisen Sali Finland
Apr 04 2016 Jyväskylä BoomBox Finland
Oct 31 2015 Bruxelles Jazz Station Belgium
May 08 2015 Wavre Columban Belgium

Kari Ikonen Solo
Jul 27 Korppoo Sea Jazz
May 14 Koko Jazz Club Helsinki
Feb 26 2018 Paris at Cité des Arts
Feb 18 2016 Helsinki Malmitalo Finland
Nov 09 2015 Paris Cité des Arts France
Sep 27 2014 Helsinki Paloheinä Soi- festivaali Finland
Aug 16 2014 Tarttila Tarttila Jazz Finland
Jun 14 2014 Helsinki Art Jazz Finland
Apr 29 2014 Helsinki jaZZanti Finland

Quartet Ajaton
Oct 27 Umeå Jazz Festival (SE)
Sep 6 Tartu at the Finnish School (EE)
Jan 24 2018 Saint Petersburg at VinyllaSky (Russia)
Jan 25 2018 Moscow at Dom (Russia)
Sep 9 2017 Outokumpu at Kaivos-Festivaali (Finland)
Feb 10 2017 Turku Flame Jazz Club Finland
Jan 21 2017 Lieksa Koli Jazz / Koli Church Finland
Sep 06 2016 – Sep 15 2016 Finland album release tour Finland
Jan 10 2016 Järvenpää Järvenpään Taidemuseo Finland
Dec 12 2015 London Southwark Cathedral United Kingdom
Oct 20 2015 Helsinki jaZZanti Finland
Sep 05 2015 Lahti Ravintola Metro Finland
May 15 2015 Vantaa Pyhän Laurin Kirkko Finland
May 09 2015 Kerava Keravan Kirjasto Finland
Apr 15 2015 Helsinki Kanneltalo Finland
Dec 02 2014 Salo Kiva Finland
Jan 29 2014 Helsinki Music Center Finland

Trio Toffa
Feb 3 2018 Flame Jazz Cruise
Jan 17 2018 Premiere of Meri Niin Suuri in Helsinki at The Finnish National Theatre. Other shows Jan 18, 20, 22, 23, 29, 30 & 31.
Sep 22 2017 Espoo at April Jazz Club (Finland)
Sep 16 2017 Helsinki at Vuotalo (Finland)
Sep 2 2017 Tarttila at Tarttila Jazz Festival (Finland)
Aug 4 2017 in Oulu at Elojazz Festival (Finland)
Jul 14 2017 in Pori at Pori Jazz Festival (Finland)
Jul 14 2017 in Pori at Pori Jazz Festival (Finland)
Jul 13 2017 in Hämeenlinna at LinnaJazz Festival (Finland)
May 10 2017 Helsinki Juttutupa Finland
Apr 21 2017 Turku Monk Finland
Oct 20 2016 Helsinki CD release concert at Afro Jazz Club Finland
Aug 21 2016 Helsinki Juhlaviikot / Huvila Finland
Jul 29 2016 Tampere Fest Africa Finland
Aug 29 2015 Seinäjoki Mallas Jazz Festival Finland
Aug 28 2015 Joensuu Hippa-festivaali Finland
Aug 22 2015 Helsinki Juttutupa Finland
Jul 11 2015 Hämeenlinna LinnaJazz Finland
Jul 10 2015 Hämeenlinna LinnaJazz Finland
Jul 10 2015 Hämeenlinna LinnaJazz Finland
Jun 12 2015 Helsinki Kilombo Festival Finland
Jun 05 2015 Kerava Kerava Jazz Festival Finland
May 29 2015 Turku Monk Finland
Apr 18 2015 Helsinki Vuotalo Finland
Jul 16 2014 Helsinki Juttutupa Finland

Berghäll-Kalima-Ikonen: “The Arctic”
Sep 19 2018 Munich at Unterfahrt (DE)
Sep 15 2018 Helsinki at Koko Jazz Club (FI)
Sep 14 2018 Turku at Logomo (FI)
Sep 13 2018 Savonlinna at Kulttuurikellari (FI)
Sep 12 2018 Joensuu at Pakkahuone (FI)

Kari Ikonen with Jeff Denson Quartet
June 1 2018 San Diego, CA Dizzy’s USA
June 2 2018 Los Angeles/San Pedro, CA Alva’s Showroom USA
June 3 2018 Paso Robles, CA D’Anbino Vineyards & Cellars USA
May 31 2018 Santa Barbara, CA SoHo Restaurant & Music Club USA
May 27, 29 & 30 2018 San Francisco, CA Black Cat USA
May 25 & 26 2018 Trucke, CA Moody’s Bistro, Bar & Beats USA
May 24 2018 Oakland, CA The Sound Room USA

Kari Ikonen & Sébastien Boisseau
Feb 9 2018 Lorient La Musique de Salon France

Kari Ikonen & Louis Sclavis
Jun 03 2016 Kerava Kerava Jazz Festival Finland

Kari Ikonen & Ra-Kalam Bob Moses
Jul 12 2016 Tallinn Philly Joe’s Estonia
Jun 19 2014 Brooklyn, NY ShapeShifter Lab United States

Jeff Denson Trio + Lee Konitz
Dec 05 2016 Berlin A-Trane Germany
Dec 04 2016 Köln Altes Pfandhaus Germany
Dec 03 2016 Amsterdam Bimhuis Netherlands
Dec 01 2016 Helsinki Koko Jazz Club Finland
Nov 30 2016 Turku Flame Jazz / Sigyn-sali Finland
Jul 17 2015 Valladolid Universijazz Festival Spain
Jul 04 2015 Comblain-La-Tour Comblain Jazz Festival Belgium

Ridgeway Arts presents Kari Ikonen
Apr 02 2017 San Francisco, CA Chez Hanny USA
Apr 01 2017 Berkeley, CA California Jazz Conservatory USA
Mar 31 2017 Napa, CA Silo’s USA
Mar 30 2017 San Jose, CA Art Boutiki USA
Mar 29 2017 Danville, CA Village Theatre USA

UMO Jazz Orchestra
Apr 14 2018 Tampere Biennale Finland
Feb 02 2017 Helsinki Musica Nova Finland
Jan 17 2017 Helsinki Savoy Theatre Finland

Jazzliiton 50-vuotisjuhlaorkesteri
Nov 04 2016 Tampere Tampere Jazz Happening Finland
Turku Turku Jazz Festival Finland
Jul 16 2016 Pori Pori Jazz Festival Finland
Apr 22 2016 Espoo April Jazz Festival Finland

Toccata
Jun 06 2017 Helsinki Aino Acktén Kamarifestivaali Finland
Jan 24 2017 Turku Väinö Aaltosen Museo Finland
Nov 28 2016 Joensuu Yksin Sateessa? Finland
Dec 20 2015 Turku Sibelius Museum Finland

Kari Ikonen & Karikko
Nov 07 2013 Helsinki Koko Jazz Club Finland
Oct 03 2013 Lilla Edet Lilla Edet Sweden
Oct 02 2013 Göteborg Brötz Sweden
Oct 01 2013 Malmö Entranet Festival Sweden

Ahava
Oct 26 2013 Riihimäki Kino Sampo Finland
Oct 25 2013 Mikkeli Naisvuoritalo Finland
Oct 24 2013 Lappeenranta Kolme Lyhtyä Finland
Sep 01 2013 Jämsä Pokura Finland
Aug 31 2013 Kuopio Musiikkikeskuksen Jazzklubi Finland
Aug 30 2013 Joensuu Teatteriravintola Finland
Aug 29 2013 Lahti Pikkuteatteri Finland

Other Concerts
Oct 25 Juhani Aaltonen Spirituals Revisited at Alppilan Kirkko
Oct 22 Kari Ikonen w. Vincent Courtois Quartet in Helsinki at Koko Jazz Club (FI)
Aug 19 Juhani Aaltonen Spirituals Revisited at Gospel Festival, Joensuu
Aug 16 Flame Jazz: Itämeren suojelua jazzmusiikin keinoin (Mikko Innanen, Kari Ikonen & Mika Kallio), Turun Taiteiden Yö at Kirjastosilta in Turku
Aug 9 2018 Juhani Aaltonen Spirituals Revisited in Kuopio at Tuomiokirkko
Aug 3 2018 Zekosto in Sammatti at Elijazz
Apr 14 2018 w. Harmony of the Spheres in Tampere during Tampere Biennale
Oct 3 2017 w. Tom Arthurs in Helsinki at Steinway Piano Gallery (Finland)
Oct 4 2017 w. Tom Arthurs in Turku at Sibelius Museum (Finland)
Oct 2 2017 w. Tom Arthurs in Vantaa at Koivupää Soi (Finland)
Sep 25 2017 a Nordic concert in Saint Petersburg at Hotel Ambassador (Russia)
Sep 26 2017 a Nordic concert in Saint Petersburg at The SPB Philharmonia (Russia)
Aug 17 2017 w. Jim Black in Helsinki at Koko Jazz Club (Finland)
Aug 19 2017 Moogamba in Helsinki at Art Goes Kapakka (Finland)
May 06 2017 Helsinki Vuotalo Finland (w. Ismaila Sané)
Sep 22 2016 Saint Petersburg Filharmonia (Small Hall) Russian Federation
Aug 23 2016 Huy Festival d’Art Belgium (w. Manuel Hermia)
Jul 02 2016 Helsinki Koko Jazz Club Finland
Jun 04 2016 Kerava Kerava Jazz Festival Finland (w. Louis Sclavis etc.)
Dec 08 2015 Helsinki jaZZanti Finland
Oct 21 2015 Helsinki Savoy Theatre Finland
Aug 14 2015 Helsinki Helsinki Festival Opening / Helsinki City Hall Finland
Jun 14 2015 Saint Petersburg Small Philharmonic Hall Russian Federation
Jun 13 2015 Saint Petersburg Roof Music Fest Russian Federation
Jul 11 2015 Hämeenlinna LinnaJazz Finland
Jun 07 2015 Kerava Kerava Jazz Festival Finland
Apr 25 2015 Vaasa Doo-Bop Finland
Apr 24 2015 Kristiinankaupunki Krs Jazz Finland
Apr 22 2015 Helsinki Juttutupa Finland
Mar 26 2015 Sibis Alumni Big Band, Helsinki Music Center Finland
Oct 21 2014 Helsinki jaZZanti Finland
Sep 11 2014 Helsinki Koko Jazz Club Finland
Sep 04 2014 Helsinki Koko Jazz Club Finland
Aug 31 2014 Helsinki Koko Jazz Club Finland
Aug 15 2014 Helsinki Allotria Finland
Mar 22 2014 Janakkala Mettäklubi Finland
Jan 25 2014 Helsinki Kallion Nykymusiikkipäivät Finland
Dec 05 2013 Jenny Robson Band, Helsinki Koko Jazz Club Finland
Nov 11 2013 Mr Fonebone, Helsinki Music Center Finland
Oct 09 2013 Quartet Coyote, Helsinki Music Center Finland
May 24 2013 Kerava Kerava Jazz Festival Finland
Aug 11 2013 Helsinki Flow Festival Finland