Nominated by broadcasting organization FIYLE
Elena & The Rom Ensemble, led by the singer Elena Mîndru, invites the listener with a fresh, inventive sound for an exotic musical journey. The music, which includes a spot on the typical sound of the violin, is seasoned with elements of tradionals from Romania.
The group is two years together and released their first well received album in 2014; "Evening in Romania".
Elena Mindru - zang
Sampo Hiukkanen - viool
Tuomas J. Turunen - piano
Eero Seppä - bas
Anssi Tirkkonen – drums