THIRD CULTURE MUSICIAN
third culture individual:
a person born into the cultural environment of his/her/their parents but raised in (an)other(s), consequently
forming a non-binary third culture of his/her/their own.
cultural hybrid; cultural chameleon; global nomad.
Born in Rovaniemi, a small town on the Arctic Circle in Northern Finland, fretted/fretless guitarist and oud player
Jussi Reijonen is truly the product of a world without frontiers.
Having grown up in Finnish Lapland, the Middle East and East Africa, and currently living in Boston MA, USA,
Jussi has spent his life soaking up the sounds, sights, scents and shades of Nordic, Middle Eastern, African and
American culture, all of which are reflected in his handwriting as composer and performer