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Tarja

Country of origin:
Finland
Location:
Kitee, Pohjois-Karjala / Buenos Aires, Argentina
Status:
Active
Formed in:
2004
Genre:
Symphonic Metal/Rock, Neoclassical
Lyrical themes:
Feelings, Nature, Life
Current label:
earMUSIC
Years active:
2004-present
Tarja Turunen is a Finnish lyric soprano singer, songwriter, and composer. She is best known as an original member and former lead vocalist of Finnish symphonic metal band Nightwish, founded by herself, Tuomas Holopainen, and Emppu Vuorinen in 1996. She was dismissed from the band after nine years, on October 22nd, 2005, through an open letter written by Holopainen, that was signed by the other ...
Current
Tarja Vocals, Piano (2004-present)
See also: Raskasta Joulua, Harus, Noche Escandinava, Outlanders, ex-Nightwish, ex-Asspera (live)
Max Lilja Cello (2007-present)
See also: Eilera (live), ex-Apocalyptica, ex-Hevein
Alex Scholpp Guitars (2007-present)
See also: Farmer Boys, Sinner, Tieflader, Dacia and the Weapons of Mass Destruction
Christian Kretschmar Keyboards, Piano, Hammond organ (2009-present)
Kevin Chown Bass (2010-present)
See also: Cosmosquad, Sebastian Bach (live), ex-Edwin Dare, Pleezer, ex-Artension, ex-Tiles, ex-Tony MacAlpine, ex-John West, ex-Magnitude 9, ex-Cozy Powell's Hammer, ex-Mike Terrana
Past
Mike Terrana Drums (2007-2015)
See also: Avalanch, Empire, Kreyson, Razorback, The Ferrymen, Vision Divine, Zillion, Roland Grapow, ex-Hanover, ex-Zillion, Taboo Voodoo, Terrana, ex-Artension, ex-Axel Rudi Pell, ex-Downhell, ex-Emir Hot, ex-Masterplan, ex-Not Fragile, ex-Rage, ex-Squealer, ex-Tony MacAlpine, ex-Yngwie Malmsteen, ex-Gamma Ray (live), ex-Iron Mask (live), ex-Damir Simic Shime, ex-John West, ex-Metalium, ex-Savage Circus, ex-Tony Hernando (live), ex-Beau Nasty, ex-Hardline, ex-Mike Terrana
Current (Live)
Doug Wimbish Bass (2007-2009, 2011, 2019-present)
See also: Living Colour, ex-Miloš Dodo Doležal, ex-Jungle Funk
Julián Barrett Guitars (2011, 2014-2015, 2019-present)
See also: Asspera, Barilari, The Rockardo Grindcore Experience, Misson, ex-Lethal, ex-Lörihen, ex-Rosa Mistica
Guillermo de Medio Keyboards (2015, 2019-present)
See also: ex-Enlighted, ex-Lithuan, ex-Ariadna Project, ex-Barilari, ex-Cinnamun Beloved, ex-Watchmen
Timm Schreiner Drums (2016-present)
See also: Farmer Boys
Past (Live)
Markus Hohti Cello (2007)
Toni Turunen Guitars, Keyboards, Vocals (2007-2008)
See also: Burnclear, ex-Celesty, ex-Decended
Maria Ilmoniemi Keyboards (2007-2009)
See also: ex-The Eternal
Oliver Holzwarth Bass (2008-2010)
See also: Abracadabra, Coldseed, Tragul, ex-Sieges Even, ex-Sodom, Brutal Godz, ex-Paradox, ex-Pergana, ex-Power Quest, ex-Rhapsody of Fire, ex-Blind Guardian (live), ex-Demons & Wizards (live), ex-Leaves' Eyes (live), ex-Chinchilla (live), ex-Looking-Glass-Self, ex-Val'Paraiso
Kiko Loureiro Guitars (2008-2009)
See also: Kiko Loureiro, Megadeth, Neural Code, ex-Angra, ex-Legalize, ex-Projeto Brasil Guitarras
Anna Portalupi Bass (2013-2014)
See also: Custodie Cautelari, Hardline, Skill in Veins, Docker's Guild (live), ex-The Masquerade
Thomas Heinz Drums (2014)
Peter Barrett Bass (2015)
See also: Asspera, Barilari, ex-Enlighted, ex-Magnos, ex-Sauron
Nicolás Polo Drums (2015)
See also: Asspera, Barilari, Insobrio, Misson, Solar (ARG), ex-Dream Master, ex-Mala Medicina
Ralf Gustke Drums (2016)
Bruno Sa Keyboards (2017)
See also: Operation: Mindcrime, Angra (live), Anamglas, Diaspora Mundi, ex-Allegro, ex-Timo Tolkki (live), ex-Tony Martin (live), ex-Perdidos na Selva, ex-Doogie White (live), ex-Joe Lynn Turner (live), ex-John Lawton (live), ex-Ted Poley (live)
Rafael Bittencourt Guitars (2020)
See also: Angra, Bittencourt Project, ex-Almah (live), ex-Lixo Atômico, ex-Spitfire
Clémentine Delauney Vocals (backing) (2020)
See also: Visions of Atlantis, Melted Space (live), Exit Eden, ex-Serenity, ex-Whyzdom, ex-Kamelot (live)
Chiara Tricarico Vocals (backing) (2020)
See also: Moonlight Haze, Ravenword, Sound Storm, ex-Lust for Oblivion, ex-Temperance, ex-Teodasia, ex-Sailing to Nowhere (live)
Tarja Vocals, Piano (2004-present)
See also: Raskasta Joulua, Harus, Noche Escandinava, Outlanders, ex-Nightwish, ex-Asspera (live)
Max Lilja Cello (2007-present)
See also: Eilera (live), ex-Apocalyptica, ex-Hevein
Alex Scholpp Guitars (2007-present)
See also: Farmer Boys, Sinner, Tieflader, Dacia and the Weapons of Mass Destruction
Christian Kretschmar Keyboards, Piano, Hammond organ (2009-present)
Kevin Chown Bass (2010-present)
See also: Cosmosquad, Sebastian Bach (live), ex-Edwin Dare, Pleezer, ex-Artension, ex-Tiles, ex-Tony MacAlpine, ex-John West, ex-Magnitude 9, ex-Cozy Powell's Hammer, ex-Mike Terrana
Mike Terrana Drums (2007-2015)
See also: Avalanch, Empire, Kreyson, Razorback, The Ferrymen, Vision Divine, Zillion, Roland Grapow, ex-Hanover, ex-Zillion, Taboo Voodoo, Terrana, ex-Artension, ex-Axel Rudi Pell, ex-Downhell, ex-Emir Hot, ex-Masterplan, ex-Not Fragile, ex-Rage, ex-Squealer, ex-Tony MacAlpine, ex-Yngwie Malmsteen, ex-Gamma Ray (live), ex-Iron Mask (live), ex-Damir Simic Shime, ex-John West, ex-Metalium, ex-Savage Circus, ex-Tony Hernando (live), ex-Beau Nasty, ex-Hardline, ex-Mike Terrana
Current
Doug Wimbish Bass (2007-2009, 2011, 2019-present)
See also: Living Colour, ex-Miloš Dodo Doležal, ex-Jungle Funk
Julián Barrett Guitars (2011, 2014-2015, 2019-present)
See also: Asspera, Barilari, The Rockardo Grindcore Experience, Misson, ex-Lethal, ex-Lörihen, ex-Rosa Mistica
Guillermo de Medio Keyboards (2015, 2019-present)
See also: ex-Enlighted, ex-Lithuan, ex-Ariadna Project, ex-Barilari, ex-Cinnamun Beloved, ex-Watchmen
Timm Schreiner Drums (2016-present)
See also: Farmer Boys
Past
Markus Hohti Cello (2007)
Toni Turunen Guitars, Keyboards, Vocals (2007-2008)
See also: Burnclear, ex-Celesty, ex-Decended
Maria Ilmoniemi Keyboards (2007-2009)
See also: ex-The Eternal
Oliver Holzwarth Bass (2008-2010)
See also: Abracadabra, Coldseed, Tragul, ex-Sieges Even, ex-Sodom, Brutal Godz, ex-Paradox, ex-Pergana, ex-Power Quest, ex-Rhapsody of Fire, ex-Blind Guardian (live), ex-Demons & Wizards (live), ex-Leaves' Eyes (live), ex-Chinchilla (live), ex-Looking-Glass-Self, ex-Val'Paraiso
Kiko Loureiro Guitars (2008-2009)
See also: Kiko Loureiro, Megadeth, Neural Code, ex-Angra, ex-Legalize, ex-Projeto Brasil Guitarras
Anna Portalupi Bass (2013-2014)
See also: Custodie Cautelari, Hardline, Skill in Veins, Docker's Guild (live), ex-The Masquerade
Thomas Heinz Drums (2014)
Peter Barrett Bass (2015)
See also: Asspera, Barilari, ex-Enlighted, ex-Magnos, ex-Sauron
Nicolás Polo Drums (2015)
See also: Asspera, Barilari, Insobrio, Misson, Solar (ARG), ex-Dream Master, ex-Mala Medicina
Ralf Gustke Drums (2016)
Bruno Sa Keyboards (2017)
See also: Operation: Mindcrime, Angra (live), Anamglas, Diaspora Mundi, ex-Allegro, ex-Timo Tolkki (live), ex-Tony Martin (live), ex-Perdidos na Selva, ex-Doogie White (live), ex-Joe Lynn Turner (live), ex-John Lawton (live), ex-Ted Poley (live)
Rafael Bittencourt Guitars (2020)
See also: Angra, Bittencourt Project, ex-Almah (live), ex-Lixo Atômico, ex-Spitfire
Clémentine Delauney Vocals (backing) (2020)
See also: Visions of Atlantis, Melted Space (live), Exit Eden, ex-Serenity, ex-Whyzdom, ex-Kamelot (live)
Chiara Tricarico Vocals (backing) (2020)
See also: Moonlight Haze, Ravenword, Sound Storm, ex-Lust for Oblivion, ex-Temperance, ex-Teodasia, ex-Sailing to Nowhere (live)
Added by: stormruller Modified by: Quorthallis
Added on: 2007-11-17 12:46:00 Last modified on: 2020-11-29 17:25:46