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  • My PAISTE Cymbal setup

    This is a list of cymbals that I use on a regular basis:

    Rides:

    Formula 602 Medium Flatride 20″

    Formula 602 Thin Flatride 22″

    Formula 602 Medium 20″

    Formula 602 Medium Ride 22″

    Sound Creation New Dimensions Medium Dark Ride … Read more

  • My current Paiste Gong setup.

    Over the years I have managed to purchase a nice variety of different sounding PAISTE Gongs. Planet Gong SUN is the newest one.

    PLANET GONGS:

    38″ Sun B1 63,11 Hz

    32″ Mercury C#2  70,64Hz

    SOUND CREATION GONGS:

    11″ … Read more

  • New website launched!

    Very happy to announce a complete redesign of the www.mikakallio.net website! The site is fully responsive, and functions pretty good otherwise as well. 😎

     

  • Verneri Pohjola & Mika Kallio “Animal Image” first concerts in France in May

    The trumpeter Verneri Pohjola and the drummer Mika Kallio have gained wider recognition in Europe through intensive touring and with the release of the album “Animal Image” (Edition Records) in 2018. The Finnish duo will perform their first concerts in … Read more

  • Mika Kallio on vuoden 2019 Flame Jazz -artisti

    TĂ€mĂ€n vuoden Flame Jazz -artistiksi on valittu rumpali ja sĂ€veltĂ€jĂ€ Mika Kallio. Vuoden artistin diplomi luovutettiin Flame Jazz -konsertissa lauantaina 9.2, jolloin Mika Kallio nousi lavalle Gourmet-yhtyeen riveissĂ€. KansainvĂ€lisesti menestynyt muusikko esiintyy Flame Jazz -konserttisarjassa vuoden mittaan useamman kerran … Read more

  • Impulsion – Mika Kallio ja Satu RinnetmĂ€ki

    IMPULSION is an improvised piece for a solo percussionist and a dancer.

    Soolorumpalin ja tanssijan improvisoidun teoksen lÀhtökohtana ovat rytmin, ÀÀnen ja liikkeen monimuotoiset impulssit sekÀ niiden avulla luotavat vahvat jÀnnitteet.

    Rummut ja erityisesti metallisoittimet tuottavat soidessaan voimakasta vÀrÀhtelyÀ. Teos Read more