Tuomo Prättälä (given birth to Apr 30, 1979, in Helsinki) is a Finnish jazz and spirit musician perhaps most widely known for his efforts to such rings while Quintessence, Q-Continuum, Huba, the Emma Salokoski Outfit, MP4, as well as the Ilmiliekki Quartet. Tuomo began playing piano at age seven and continuing his curiosity through his research in the Finnish pop and jazz conservatory. He offers composed, organized, and created music for these bands, aswell as performed like a vocalist and a key pad player. His performing style continues to be greatly affected by Prince, and his additional musical influences consist of Stevie Question, Curtis Mayfield, and Marvin Gaye. Between 2002-2007 he made an appearance in various functions on over twelve CDs. Throughout that period he also gained two worldwide jazz tournaments and was nominated for four Jazz-Emma Honours (the Finnish exact carbon copy of a Grammy) and also other music honours. In January 2007 his first single record, My Thing, premiered by Texicalli Information to great important and popular achievement. The Finnish Jazz Culture and Sony Finland awarded him the 2007 Sony Jazz Award 8 weeks after the discharge of the Compact disc.