Trumpetist Antero Priha is a versatile and intuitive trumpet player and
composer. He has played, composed and arranged music from many
different genres and played and recorded with a great number of domestic
and foreign top artists. He is a band musician and composer who leads he
´s own groups and projects.
Antero has collaborated in various projects with:
Ray Charles, Carla Bley, Freddie Hubbard,
Maria Schneider, Joe Henderson & Gil Evans.
Finnish stars J. Karjalainen, Ismo Alanko, Judge Bean, Pekka Pohjola, Jukka
Linkola, Sakari Kukko, Upi Sorvali, Edward Wesala, Hasse Walli and Otto
Donner have also been his musical co-operation partners.
Priha has also created a career as a studio musician on television and radio,
including Espoo Big Band and Umo Jazz orchestra as a soloist and
Priha has recorded a number of his own composing entities, movies and
dance works, served as orchestra director in various configurations