Tiheäsalo & Ahti are Topias Tiheäsalo and Niko-Matti Ahti from Turku, Finland. They both have been working in the field of music and sound art for the past couple of decades.
(Jooklo Quartet, Avarus, Kemialliset Ystävät)
They are also part of Himera, a work group organizing concerts and a yearly festival in Turku.
The duo's first release is called "Four Letters - Life". The work touches on the very basic issues of human condition, life and death, and the preparedness for something that is impossible to be prepared for. The work contains dialogue in Finnish: these parts have been translated into English and can be found on the cover of the CD.
released December 17, 2019
Recording and composition in Turku and Raisio, Finland / Skyros, Greece / Unnaryd, Sweden from 2015 through 2018.
Mastering Jason Lescalleet and Pentti Dassum
Cover design Pauliina Mäkelä
Thank you – Helena and Mikko Ahti, Timo Tiheäsalo, Vilho and Liina Tiheäsalo, Pauliina Mäkelä, Marja Ahti, Pentti Dassum, Jason Dungan, Jaakko Tolvi and Teemu Lehmusruusu