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Yrjö Award 2021

The most prestigious prize given to jazz musicians in Finland, Yrjö Award (Georgie Award) will be presented by the Finnish Jazz Federation for the eight time during the Tampere Jazz Happening. The event will culminate in a performance by the winner of the award.

Photo: In 2020 Jazz Finland granted the annual Yrjö Award to the saxophonist Timo Lassy.

"Aivan liian harvoin uskallamme kysyä itseltämme, miksi haluamme soittaa, mitä haluamme sanoa, antaa ja välittää."

– Jorma Tapio