Heavy Beauty

Live Act Experimental Jazzrock
Heavy Beauty - Experimental Jazzrock Live Act in Tallinn

Heavy Beauty Short Info

Heavy rock sound and jazz improvisation meet in the music of Heavy Beauty. Rarely used bass saxophone is the centre of the group, its sound range can vary from sensible beauty to raw violence.

Lithuanian saxophonist Liudas Mockūnas and Estonian guitarist Jaak Sooäär are among the most internationally active jazz musicians of the Baltics. They met in late 90s in Copenhagen, where they studied together at the Rhythmic Conservatory. In Heavy Beauty they are joined by well-known Estonian rock musicians bassist Henno Kelp and drummer Andrus Lillepea. The quartet has performed at festivals in Estonia and Lithuania, Mockunas and Sooäär performed as Heavy Beauty Duo at London Jazz Festival.

Heavy rock sound and jazz improvisation meet in the music of Heavy Beauty. Rarely used bass saxophone is the centre of the group, its sound range can vary from sensible beauty to raw violence.

Lithuanian saxophonist Liudas Mockūnas and Estonian guitarist Jaak Sooäär are among the most internationally active jazz musicians of the Baltics. They met in late 90s in Copenhagen, where they studied together at the Rhythmic Conservatory. In Heavy Beauty they are joined by well-known Estonian rock musicians bassist Henno Kelp and drummer Andrus Lillepea. The quartet has performed at festivals in Estonia and Lithuania, Mockunas and Sooäär performe...

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Past Gigs Heavy Beauty

  • 01 | 2016 Tartu Jazz Club Heavy Beauty
  • 11 | 2015 Tallinn, No99 Jazz Club Heavy Beauty

Media

  • Sound Heavy Beauty - Perfect Escape
  • Sound Heavy Beauty - Lonely Clown
  • Video Heavy Beauty "The Perfect E...
  • Video Heavy Beauty "Lonely Clown/...
  • Video Heavy Beauty - L.M.

Origin

  • Tallinn EE

Founded

  • 2012

Members

  • Liudas Mockunas bass saxophone
  • Jaak Sooäär guitar
  • Henno Kelp bass guitar
  • Andrus Lillepea drums