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See Pauliina's many faces:
From Afro-Cuban roots through Argentinean Tango onto Finnish Tango!
 

TANGO EXTREMO live
featuring PAULIINA MAY

Trailer.
Tango Extremo Concert featuring Pauliina May.
12.7.2017. Gorinchem Church / De Grote Kerk Gorinchem, NL

Pauliina May, vocals
Tanya Schaap, violin
Mihan Hong, piano
Sandor Kem, double bass

TANGO EXTREMO live
featuring PAULIINA MAY

Rehearsals. El Choclo - tango
Tango Extremo Concert featuring Pauliina May.
12.7.2017 Gorinchem Church / De Grote Kerk Gorinchem, NL

Pauliina May, vocals
Tanya Schaap, violin
Mihan Hong, piano
Sandor Kem, double bass

PAULIINA MAY with UMO BIG BAND

Promotion video. Photos from Pauliina May’s album.

Pauliina May performed with UMO a succesful Afro-Cuban Concert in Helsinki, Finland at UMO Jazz Club, January 2002.
Arrangements and conductor Jere Laukkanen


PAULIINA MAY with TURKU JAZZ Orc
Pauliina May performed with TURKU JAZZ Orc a succesful Afro-Cuban Concert at Hamburger Bors Night Club, Turku, Finland, March 2017.
Arrangements and conductor Jere Laukkanen

AINA Catena

Composers Izak Boom, Pauliina May, Arwen Linnemann
Lyrics Eino Leino (Finland 1878-1926)

Aina (Musical Group) Pauliina May - vocals,
Izak Boom - piano,
Sybren van Doesum - trumpet,
Mikko Karjalainen - double bass.
Special guest: Leo Vervelde - bandoneon.

Produced by Izak Boom & Sunny Notes Oy / Erkki Pohjanheimo. Munich Records, Amsterdam, BMCD 496, 2006.
Video Editor: Erkki Pohjanheimo

AINA Mua suutele kerran

Composer Izak Boom
Lyrics Eino Leino (Finland 1878-1926)

Aina (Musical Group) Pauliina May - vocals,
Izak Boom - piano,

Produced by Izak Boom & Sunny Notes Oy / Erkki Pohjanheimo. Munich Records, Amsterdam, BMCD 496, 2006.
Video Editor: Erkki Pohjanheimo

RAKASTAN

Salsa version from a famous Finnish tango "Rakastan, rakastan, rakastan" (I Love, I Love, I Love)

Vocals: Pauliina May
Composer and lyrics: Veikko Niittynen
Arrangers: Mika Toivanen & Thomas Böttcher
Recorded in Holland and Venezuela from CD album:
Gerardo Rosales - Salsa Mundial, WBL044
Producer: Gerardo Rosales Callejero Music Productions
Video Editor: Erkki Pohjanheimo

UMA UMA featuring PAULIINA MAY live:
Canibaile


Pauliina May, vocals (Finland)
Neff Irizarry, guit. (Puerto Rico)
Rob Dominis, piano (USA)
Tuure Koski, bass (Finland)
Juha Tanninen, drs (Finland)


UMA UMA featuring PAULIINA MAY live:
Caminos Cruzados


Pauliina May, vocals (Finland)
Neff Irizarry, guit. (Puerto Rico)
Rob Dominis, piano (USA)
Tuure Koski, bass (Finland)
Juha Tanninen, drs (Finland)


 

UMA UMA featuring PAULIINA MAY live:
Coco do coco


Pauliina May, vocals (Finland)
Neff Irizarry, guit. (Puerto Rico)
Rob Dominis, piano (USA)
Tuure Koski, bass (Finland)
Juha Tanninen, drs (Finland)


 


1.Yemayá
Pauliina May,voc, Xandra Verkoost, voc, Atte Kekkonen, voc, Sebastian de Hutten, voc

trad. Afrocuban song for the Goddess Yemaya,
The Goddess of the sea, children and peace.
Vocal arr. by Pauliina May

 

2. Balada Para Un Loco
Locura Tanguera:

Pauliina May,voc,
Alexandre Kanji, violin,
Margreet Markerink, piano,
Jacqueline Edeling, bandoneon,
Eelco van de Meeberg, guitar,
Christiaan van Hemert, double bass

Balada para un loco. Argentinean Tango.
With appreciation to Astor Piazzolla, music
Horacio Ferrer, lyrics
Arrangement adapted from Astor Piazzolla
by Christiaan van Hemert & Margreet Makerink.

3. Romanesca
Finnish Tango Ensemble:

Pauliina May,voc, Jussi Jaatinen, violin, Maija Jaatinen, violin,
Suvi Matilainen, violin, Jani Metso, cello,
Kati Lahdensivu, flute, Taina Viinisalo, clarinet,
Jori Vuorinen, accordeon, Marc Bischoff, piano,
Lassi Hiltunen, double bass, George Koulas, drs

Romanesca. Finnish Tango.
With appreciation to Jacob Gade, music
Pekka Saarto, lyrics
Arrangement by Olli Heikkilä & Jussi Jaatinen

4. Negra Maria
Milonga Negra:

Pauliina May,voc, Kay Sleking, guitar, Wim Waarman, piano,
Christiaan van Hemert, double bass

Negra Maria, Milonga Candombe
With appreciation to Lucio Demare, music
Homero Manzi, lyrics
Arrangement by Wim Warman

5. Dat Dere
Pauliina May Jazz Combo:

Pauliina May,voc, Milan Bonger, sopr.sax, Jori Vuorinen, piano,
Sven Happel, double bass, Achim Heine, drs

Dat Dere. With appreciation to Bobby Timmons
and Oscar Brown Jr.
Little Niles. With appreciation
to R.Weston and J.Hendricks


6. De Cuba
La Banda IrÉ:

Pauliina May,voc, Fabian Nodarse, voc, Lucio Garcia, voc, el.guit.,
Jazmin Saavedra, voc, Bobby Allee, trp, Jarmo Hoogendijk, trp,
David Rothschild, trb, Marc Bischoff, piano,
Jori Vuorinen, keyb. Mick Paauwe, baby bass, el.bass,
Jean-Jacques Rojer, el.guit.,
Armando Vidal Sanches, drs, Nils Fischer, congas,
Jan-Luc v. Eendenburg, bongó, Jens Kerkhoff, batá, chekeré

De Cuba "Cuban Salsa"
(Son-Timba)
With appreciation
to José Luis Cortes
and Osdalgia, music & lyrics

Arrangement by José Luis Cortes & Marc Bischoff


7. Virgen Del Cobre
La Banda IrÉ:

Virgen Del Cobre "AfroCuban mix."
With appreciation
to Maria Teresa Vera, music & lyrics
Arrangement by
Octavio Sánchez Cotán
-Pável Urkiza-Marc Bischoff


 

8. Fado Mae
PauliinaMay con Las Guitarras:

Pauliina May,voc, Kay Sleking, lead.guit, André van Berlo, guit,
Jeroen Hobbel, guit,Matthias Baumbach, guitarrón.

With appreciation to Dulce Pontes, music and
Joao Mendonça, lyrics.
Originally Portugues fado made by Dulce Pontes.
Tango Canción arrangement by Kay Sleking.



With appreciation to entire Pauliina May Eindexam Cast,
Gerco Van Veenen, Mathijs Gijsbers for sound
Jarno van Driel /Evolution Licht & Geluid for lights
Director Miguel Hart for personal directing
& Erkki Pohjanheimo, Sunny Notes, Finland for filming & editing