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NEW ALBUM!

Niklas Winter   GRADUALE

The album consists of Winter original compositions combined with his arrangements of the oldest written music in Finland.

Henry Lowther – trumpet and fluegelhorn, Niklas Winter – guitar, Severi Pyysalo – vibraphone, Juho Laitinen – cello, Utopia Chamber Choir.

Buy the new album from here! Link below to his record label homepage.

www.abovoice.com

And from following stores/webshops.

LevykauppaX. Stores located in several cities in Finland.

https://www.levykauppax.fi/artist/winter_niklas/the_lighthouse/#754036

8Raita. Store located in Turku.

https://www.8raita.fi/shop/product-search-fi.html

Niklas Winter’s Youtube Channel:

www.youtube.com/@abovoice

Or you can listen to the albums on all major streaming platforms.

Want to buy sheet music of Winter’s original compositions or arrangements? Please email niklaswinter@abovoice.com

Niklas Winter    

Graduale 2023 (AV1022)

The album consists of Winter original compositions and with his arrangements of the oldest written music in Finland.

Personnel: Henry Lowther (UK) – trumpet and fluegelhorn, Niklas Winter – guitar, Severi Pyysalo – vibraphone, Juho Laitinen – cello, Utopia Chamber Choir.

Listen and buy:

https://www.abovoice.com/graduale/

NIKLAS WINTER & LORENZO COMINOLI

The Lighthouse 2021 (Abovoice-1021)

Personnel: Niklas Winter (FIN) – guitar, Lorenzo Cominoli (ITA) – guitar. Special guest: Jesper Bodilsen (DK) – double bass.

‘Rauhallisesti kelluva The Lighthouse on kahden kitaristin lähes meditatiivinen näkemys kitarajazzista modernissa maailmassa’ Aleksi Näsänen, TS, 8/2021.

Listen and buy:

https://www.abovoice.com/lighthouse/

HESS WINTER HUNTLEY  

You 2018 (Abovoice -1020)

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Personnel: Emil Hess (DK) – saxophone, Niklas Winter (FIN) – guitar, Richard Huntley – drums.

Listen and buy:

https://www.abovoice.com/you/

CLEO & WINTER

Another Way Home 2017 ( Abovoice-1019 )

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Personnel: Annika Cleo – vocals, Niklas Winter – guitars, Max de Aloe – chromatic harmonica, Mikko Gunu Karjalainen – trumpet&fluegelhorn, Ulf Krokfors – bass.

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NIKLAS WINTER & TEEMU VIINIKAINEN

Eight Songs Seven Keys 2010   ( Abovoice – 1016 )

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The duo album with the great Finnish guitarist Teemu Viinikainen. This album was released in 2010 and recorded live in studio.

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Niklas Winter’s CDs as a leader:

Beautopia   2008   ( Abovoice – 1014 )

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Winter performs with nine different musicians from Finland, Denmark and Japan. Winter’s debut album in Japan , originally released on Japanese King Records in 2007. Musicians; Jukka Eskola, Seppo Kantonen, Severi Pyysalo, Toni Porthén, Timo Hirvonen, Hideyuki Shima, Ken’ichiro Shinzawa, Jesper Bodilsen and Morten Lund.

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Live In Stockholm   2006   ( Abovoice – 1013 )

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A live recording of the Quartet in the legendary Glenn Millers Café in Stockholm in 2004. The album was released in 2006. Musicians; Fredrik Nordström, Filip Augustson and Markku Ounaskari.

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Piae Cantiones   2002   ( Abovoice – 1011 )

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Arrangements of old Finnish psalms and also original material mixed with free improvisations. A jazz Quartet with a voice ensemble + a string Quartet. Musicians: Severi Pyysalo – vibraphone, Tane Kannisto – saxophone, Matti Moilanen – cello, Mats Lillhannus – trumpet and voice. This CD was recorded live in the Turku Cathedral in 2000.

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Saknad   2001   ( Abovoice – 1008 )

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The second album of the Scandinavian Ensemble with musicians from Finland, Sweden and Denmark. Musicians; Fredrik Nordström, Severi Pyysalo, Juho Laitinen, Jesper Bodilsen and Morten Lund.

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Hypnosis   1999   ( Silence – 0001 )

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Winter’s first album as a leader from 1999. Musicians; Fredrik Nordström, Severi Pyysalo, Jesper Bodilsen and Morten Lund.

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